January 30, 1923 – November 1, 2009
Elizabeth Rose Gulyas dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Sunday, November 1, 2009 at the age of 86 years.
Elizabeth was born in Satoraljaujhely, Hungary in 1923 and emigrated to Canada as a young girl in 1935. Elizabeth was devoted to her Catholic faith and will be missed by all those whose lives she touched.
Our Prayer for You, Mom
You are a blessing from up above,
Giving us strength and unconditional love
Elizabeth is survived by her beloved five children, Jim (Margaret), Betty (Ron), Shirley (Mike), Margie (Les) and Steve (Venus); eleven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; and sister Magdaline of Waterloo, ON. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband of fifty-six years, Geza.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, November 6, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church (819 – 13th Avenue S.W.) on Saturday, November 7, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8, Telephone: (403) 955-8818.
In living memory of Elizabeth Gulyas, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences