April 16, 1931-Lamis, Italy
June 8, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Maria, beloved wife of Mike Lysko, passed away on June 8, 2013 at the age of 82 years.
Maria was born in San Marco in Lamis province of Foggia, Italy on April 16th, 1931. In 1957, she came to Canada, and it was then that she married the love of her life, Mike Lysko on December 28th 1957. They were married for 54 years. She began her career in retail and worked downtown at Hudson’s Bay for 25 years. Maria’s true passions in life were cooking and flowers. She will be sorely missed by all.
Maria is survived by her husband Mike; son Michael Lysko Jr (Sheri) and their daughter Avee; and daughter Yvonne Lysko. She is also survived by three sisters, two brothers, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Thursday, June 13th 2013 at 11 a.m. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Maria Lysko, 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