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RADA – Irma Olga

September 24, 1925 – February 5, 2011

It is with extreme sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Irma Rada, beloved wife of Tibor Rada of Calgary, on Saturday, February 5, 2011, at the age of 85 years.

Besides her loving husband of sixty-three years, Irma is survived by her devoted daughter, Gina Rist; her son-in-law, John Rist; and granddaughters, Andrea and Elissa.

Irma was born in Hodmezővásárhely, Hungary.  She met Tibor in a refugee camp in Germany and they immigrated to Canada in 1948 as the first married Hungarian immigrant couple welcomed by Canada after World War II.  They moved to Calgary in 1954 where Irma had a successful career for 36 years as a Current Accounts Supervisor with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.  Irma will be remembered for her loving devotion to her family and her kindness to everyone.

Funeral Services will be held at Calvin Hungarian Presbyterian Church (101 – 14th Avenue S.W.) on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. Please forward condolences through

In living memory of Irma Rada, 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. We are very saddened to hear of Irma’s passing. We only knew her for a short time but she was a very warm, loving, and kind person. She spoke very highly of her family. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to all of you at this time.

    Maria Ficaccio and Loris Sciore

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  2. Julianne (Starr) Wall :

    I am saddened to hear of Irma’s passing, I worked with her at CIBC 101-8 Ave. for a number of years.
    I wish all her family the best.

    Julianne Starr

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  3. On behalf of the Cyfra and Kiss families please accept our heartfelt condolences.
    She was a kind and caring individual who placed her family front and center in all her thoughts and actions…and always showed sincere interest in others as well.

    Nyugodjek bekeben.Requiescat in Pace…

    Kiss Gyuala, Calgary

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  4. Stephen Nagy-Gyorgy :


    Nagy-Gyorgy es Rudolf ccsaladok

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