August 30, 1914 – Lussingrande, Croatia
November 10, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Maria Letic of Calgary passed away on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the age of 100 years.
Maria was born during Italian Rule in Lussingrande, Croatia, receiving her education at Italian schools. Maria and Anton immigrated with their family to Canada in March, 1964. Maria worked in the food industry for many years, retiring when she was 67.
A loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, she will be missed dearly by her son and daughter-in-law Ivan and Esperanza Letic; two daughters and sons-in-law, Antonietta and Gaetano Roscioli, all of Calgary and Luciana Franciskovic of Croatia; seven grandchildren, Walter, Francesca (Reg) of Calgary, Claudio (Carmen) of Medicine Hat, Marina (Goran) of Croatia and Cindy of Calgary, Dan and Adela of Honduras, six great-grandchildren, Vedran, Amadeus, Danika, Madison, Lucia and Isaiah.
She was predeceased by her husband Anton Letic on March 24, 2000 and her son in-law Georgio Franciskovic.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street and Northmount Drive N.W.) on Friday, November 14, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow in St. Joseph’s Section at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Maria Letic, 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