September 17, 1932 – June 12, 2011
It is with sadness that the family of Bea Tkachyk announces her passing after an incredibly strong and courageous battle with her illness.
She will be lovingly remembered by her beloved husband Emil Tkachyk, son Douglas (partner Janet), granddaughter Ashley Tkachyk (mother Yolanda), sisters Agnes Wenger, Shirley Fotie, Judy Fleischhaker (Burns) and numerous nieces and nephews. Bea was predeceased by her mother Anne, father Vernor, sister Georgina Rothnie, brothers Gerald and Donald, brothers-in-law Bruce, John and Bill.
At Bea’s request, there will be no funeral. A private family gathering will be held to celebrate Bea’s Life. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Alberta Cancer Foundation c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: 1 (866) 412-4222. www.albertacancer.ca/memorial. or to the charity of your choice, . Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Bea Tkachyk, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200Print This Obituary & Condolences