June 12, 1928 – Sipovaca, Herzegovina
November 3, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Vlado beloved husband of Vinka Zivkusic (nee Tolj) of Calgary, passed away on Monday, November 3, 2014 at the age of 86 years.
Vlado was born June 12, 1928 in Sipovaca, Herzegovina. He and Vinka were married January 4, 1964 in Picture Butte, Alberta.
Vlado’s biggest passion was wood working and construction. Most of all he loved his grandchildren. He was a devoted grandfather who loved to spend time with his family. His good natured spirit will be missed by his family and friends.
Vlado leaves behind his loving wife Vinka of 50 years. Vlado will be sadly missed by his daughter Darlene Heather (Murray); his son Danny Zivkusic (Cathy); grandchildren Cole, Anthony, Shelby, Rebecca, Kathleen, and Nicole; sister Mila Grbovac (Blago); sister-in-law Ruza Zivkusic; and nieces and nephews Nada, Stana, Jadranka, and Vlado.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, November 7, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Gerard’s Catholic Church (8944 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, November 7, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Vlado Zivkusic, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences