June 19, 1931 – April 23, 2013
Filomena Kozina of Calgary passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at the age of 81 years.
Filomena was born in Stara Bila, Bosna and immigrated with her two children Dragica and Drago to Canada in October, 1958 to join her husband Ilija, who had already immigrated to Canada in April, 1957. Her life of enchanting light will be a guide to the family forever.
Filomena leaves her legacy to follow with her children, Dragica (Alfonso) Ambrosino, Drago (Teresa) Kozina, John (Jela) Kozina and Marie (Josip) Viskovic; eight grandchildren, Lucia, Filomena, Giovanni, Jesse, Molly, Stephanie, Nikolina and Tomislav; and step grandsons Danijel and Tomislav.
Filomena was predeceased by her husband Ilija Kozina, daughter-in-law Maureen Kozina and step grandson Anton Slisko.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Marija Bistrica Croatian Catholic Church (14675 Deer Ridge Drive SE, Calgary) on Friday, April 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Rockyview Garden of Peace. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Filomena Kozina, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE S.E, CALGARY, AB. Telephone: (403) 248-8585Print This Obituary & Condolences