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RIMAC, Filip

December 12, 1932 – November 9, 2011

Surrounded by his loving family, Filip Rimac passed away on Wednesday, November 9, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 78.

Filip was born on December 12, 1932, in the Croatian village of Strupnic and emigrated to Canada with his family in 1973.

He is dearly missed by his wife of 55 years, Anda, as well as his three children: Zorica (Tomo), Zvonko (Christine), and Nikola (Marija). Filip will be fondly remembered by his nine grandchildren Shelley, Kristina, Andrew, Justin, Tyler, Samantha, Matthew, Joshua and Spencer. He is survived by his siblings Martin, Ante (Zdenka) and Anda (Josip) and sisters-in-law Luca and Ruzica, as well as numerous family members across Canada and Croatia. He was predeceased by his father Dane; mother Matija; brothers Cvitko and Stipo and sisters Milka, Cela and Kata.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Friday, November 11, 2011 at 7:00 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Marija Bistrica Croatian Catholic Church (14680 Deer Ridge Drive S.E.) on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. We wish to express gratitude to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre for their care and support of our dear parent and grandparent.

In living memory of Filip Rimac, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200

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  1. Ed and Sylvia Bosch :

    To the Rimac family

    We are very sorry to hear of the passing of Filip. Please accept our condolences and understand that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

    Regards to all

    Ed and Sylvia Bosch

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  2. Filip you will be greatly missed by all of us. You are the best God father anyone could’ve wished for and I will always carry memories of all the fun adventures and times we shared! I miss you from the bottom of my heart. Our condolences from all theFfilipek family to the Rimac family in this time of sorrow! We know you will be watching us from above be at peace now WE LOVE YOU!!

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  3. Zeljka DeCosta :

    Hi Zvonko and family,

    So sorry for your loss of your dad. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Regards,
    Zeljka, Jerry and JL DeCosta

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  4. Annette Lazaruk :

    Zorica, Tom & family

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the memories you cherish help you through this time.

    Annette Lazaruk family
    & Racich family

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  5. Anne Marie Richardso :

    Our deepest sympathy for the loss of your father, grandfather. Our prayers are with your family.

    Family Tim and Anne Marie Richardson

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  6. Z and family,

    Deepest regrets on the passing of your father, granpa and friend.

    John, Nic, Matt & Will Charuk

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