Rose Anne (Rosie) Zawalykut beloved wife of Edward Zawalykut of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 23, 2009 after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 64 years.
Rosie was born in Lethbridge, AB and moved to Calgary to pursue her career in accounts payable. She was an avid reader, enjoyed camping, and made spending time with her grandchildren a priority, always supporting them in their activities. Rosie truly was a selfless person, always putting others first.
Besides her loving husband Edward of forty-four years, Rosie is also survived by her children, Jeff, Rod (Yvonne), and Corrie (Clint); grandchildren, Denna, Jeremy, Brianna, Jessie, Jack, Hannah, Brayden, and Riley; as well as by many extended family and friends. Rosie will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Rosie was predeceased by her parents, Lucy and Julius Kassai.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Fish Creek Chapel (14441 Bannister Road S.E.) on Friday, March 27, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Bonaventure Catholic Church (1600 Acadia Drive S.E.) on Saturday, March 28, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Special thanks to the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, especially Unit ten, the Home Care nursing staff, and Dr. David Pow for all their wonderful care that they have provided.
In living memory of Rose Anne Zawalykut, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E. Telephone: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences