January 17, 1952 – June 3, 2010
Tony Slisko beloved companion of Elizabeta Lorger of Calgary passed away on Thursday, June 3, 2010 at the age of 58 years.
Tony was born in Brezici and immigrated to Canada in December, 1975 moving to Calgary in 1981. Tony worked hard operating AMPM Painting and Decorating for thirty years. He loved what he did, creating “masterpieces”. Tony enjoyed working in his garden and sharing his crop with his family. He also liked sharing stories, and loved the opportunity to share them with anyone who would listen.
Tony is survived by his loving companion Elizabeta and their son Viktor, his former wife Jela, their two sons and daughters-in-law, Danijel and Rosina Slisko; Tomislav and Jennifer Slisko; five grandsons Alexander, Anton, Dominiko, Justin and Maximo. He is also survived by four brothers, Andrija, Ivica, Mijo, Karlo and a sister Ankica as well as their families.
Tony was predeceased by son Anton in 1999, his parents Jozefina and Ivan Slisko and a sister Kata.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at OUR LADY OF MARIJA BISTRICA CROATIAN CATHOLIC CHURCH (14680 Deer Ridge Drive S.E. Calgary, AB T2J 5Y4) on Friday, June 11, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Rocky View Garden Of Peace. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Tony Slisko, 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