Katherine (Kasia) Bereta, beloved wife of Jozeph, of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 19, 2005 at the age of 80 years.
Katherine was born on September 18, 1925 in Horyniec Zdroj, Poland. She made the choice to come to Canada in 1948 after WWII. Katherine met Jozeph at the Polish Community Hall in Calgary. She resided in Calgary for fifty-five years. Katherine was a loving wife, devoted mother, grandmother and friend, she had a keen sense of humour and a friendly nature. Katherine was a long-time member of Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Church and the Polish-Canadian Club.
Besides her loving husband, Katherine will be dearly missed by her children Donna, Helen, Ted (Lorraine), and her grandchildren Mel and Jesse. She will also be remembered by her three brothers and all her extended family in Poland. Katherine was predeceased by her sister Antonina; and her brother Andrzej. She will be lovingly remembered by her family and all who knew her.
“Mamusia, you always made people feel comfortable and appreciated.
You understood so well who matters so much…
and you will always be loved and remembered for t he love you gave.”
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, November 22, 5005 at 6:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Catholic Church (2111 Uxbridge Drive N.W.) on Wednesday, November 23, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alzheimer Society of Calgary, #201, 222 – 58 Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3 Telephone: (403) 290-0110. Heartfelt thanks to the wonderful, caring staff at the Bethany Harvest Hills and very special thanks to the doctors and staff of Unit 41 of the Peter Lougheed Centre for their care, kindness and attention.
In living memory of Katherine Bereta, a tree will be planted by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences