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PRZEGINIAK, Adela (nee Bojda)

August 27, 1933 – Nowa Wies Szlachecka Krakow, Poland
June 11, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta

Adela Przeginiak (nee Bojda), beloved wife of Jozef Przeginiak of Calgary, AB, passed away on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at the age of 80 years.

Born in Nowa Wies Szlachecka, Krakow, Poland on August 27, 1933, she and Jozef were married on June 21, 1951. Adela came to Canada in 1990 with her husband to be with her sons. She worked for the local phone company in Poland for twenty-five years. Adela loved to cook for her family. They were her greatest achievement. Adela was a devoted parishioner at Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Church in Calgary.

Besides her loving husband of sixty-three years Józef, Adela is survived by her close friend Irena Furs, her sons and daughters-in-law, Jósef and Zofia Przeginiak, and Zbigniew and Krystyna Przeginiak, Jerzy & Martha Filip; five grandchildren, Derek (Serafina), Beata (Paul), Jarek (Gina), Pawel, and Renata (Maamoun), Izabella & Angelica; and great-grandchildren, Ashley, Hailey, Amira, Omar, Darius, Maria, Serena, and Yousef. She is also survived by her brother Józef (Stefania) Bojda and sister-in-law Monika Kaczor. Adela was predeceased by her mother Anna Bojda; father Tadeusz Bojda; two sisters; and one brother. Adela will be fondly remembered by her surviving relatives and friends both here and in Poland for her enduring faith, courage, and strength.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Catholic Church (2111 Uxbridge Drive N.W.) on Monday, June 16, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Adela Przeginiak, 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.

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  1. Steve, Hang and Family :

    Dear Beata:

    We are sorry about the sudden loss of your beloved grandmother. We send our deepest condolences to you and to your family. Please let us know if there’s something we can do to somehow lessen the pain you feel in your hearts. We will always be there for you.

    Our love and sympathy to You, Mr/Mrs Przeginiak, Ashley and Hailey.

    Steve, Hang and Family

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