Passed away peacefully on March 14, 2007 at Eden Care, in her 100th year.
Born in Stuartburn, Manitoba on October 10, 1907 to Simione and Maria Kantymir, she is predeceased by her parents, her husband Mike, her son and daughter-in-law Earl and Gladys Stefiuk, her daughter Olha Jackson, as well as her sisters Agnes Nagy and Lena Cherney, her brothers Bill and John Kantymir and an infant brother.
She is survived by her daughter Frozena (Howard) Lunt, eight grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.
Also surviving are her sisters Nellie Stanowich, Anna Welygan and Sophie Stanowich. Brothers Nick Kantymir, Mike Kantymir, Alex Kantymir and Pete Kantymir, and many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She was “Baba” to everyone and dearly loved. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 22, 2007 at the chapel of Henderson’s Funeral Home. The Rt. Rev. Fr. Peter Hnatiw officiating.
Burial will follow from Valley-View Cemetery in Agassiz.