August 27, 1936 – Dauphin, Manitoba
December 27, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Lorraine Farkas of Calgary passed away on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at the age of 78 years.
Lorraine was born in Dauphin, MB. She married Nick on May 18, 1956 in Winnipeg. They resided in Winnipeg and California before moving to Dauphin where they farmed for twenty-five years. Lorraine worked for CN Rail in Dauphin and Saskatoon until her retirement. They retired in 1994 and moved to Calgary.
Lorraine is survived by her daughter Lori Farkas of Saskatoon; two sons and daughters-in-law, Scott and Susan Farkas and Brett and Dayle Farkas, all of Calgary; six grandchildren, Chelsea McLean-Pitre (Nathan Pitre), Caleigh Farkas, Britni Farkas Yeung (Eric Yeung), Brenlea Farkas, Brock Farkas, and Garett Farkas (Jackie); a great-grandson Hudson Pitre. She was predeceased by Nick her husband of fifty years in 2006.
Funeral Services will be held at Symons Valley United Church (38 Kincora Rise N.W.) on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 2:30p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2 Telephone: 1 (888) 566 – 5864. www.ab.lung.ca.
In living memory of Lorraine Farkas, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences