March 15, 1948 – June 11, 2012
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Oresia Grant, beloved wife of Larry Grant of Calgary, on Monday, June 11, 2012 at the age of 64 years.
Oresia was an avid golfer and made many life time friends both at the Silver Springs Golf and CC and Earl Grey Golf and CC. Oresia was full of life and was a very loving and caring person. She enjoyed travel and spending time with her special friends and family. Since being diagnosed with Multiple System Atrophy, she faced her challenge with courage, dignity and grace. She left us way too soon and we will cherish the memory of her forever. Oresia touched the hearts of many with her beautiful smile and her sparkling eyes, and will be missed by all who knew her.
Oresia is survived by her twin brother Terry (Debbie) Piasetsky; adoring sister Natalie Piasetsky; loving brothers, Alexander (Linda) Piasetsky; Robert (Marlene) Piasetsky and Peter (Linda) Piasetsky ;step-sons Ryan and Cody Grant; extended family; Carrie (Jay) Amatto, Lynn (Karen) Grant, and Lane (Carol) Grant; mother and father-in-law, Millie and Clarence Grant; as well as many special nieces and nephews.
Oresia was predeceased by her parents William and Mary Piasetsky.
At Oresia’s request no funeral will be held. A Celebration of Oresia’s life will be announced at a later date. In Lieu of flowers, , memorial tributes may be made directly to the Parkinson’s Society of Southern Alberta, #102, 5636 Burbank Crescent S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 243-9901, www.parkinsons-society.org. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to thank all the special friends and neighbours for the support given to Oresia during her time of need.
In living memory of Oresia Grant, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences