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AMARO, Pia (Olimpia) (nee Purcarea)

August 9, 1946 – Ploiești, Romania
June 4, 2016 – Calgary, Alberta

Pia (Olimpia) Amaro (nee Purcarea) of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the age of 69 years.

She was an active member of St. Peter the Aleut Orthodox Church, where she made countless friends, all of whom she considered her family.

Pia is survived by her daughter Chrysothemis Thompson; her brother and sister and their families in Romania; and numerous friends in Calgary.

Funeral Services will be celebrated at St. Peter the Aleut Orthodox Church (1802 33 Avenue S.W.) on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through

In living memory of Pia Amaro, 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.

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  1. maria horvath

    Draga Chrysothemis primeste din partea mea sincere condoleante imi pare rau ca nu am putut sa fiu mai apropriata de tine in ultimii 20 ani, dar asa a fost sa fiedin pacate . Eu sint Mariana ,nasa ta daca vrei sa iei contact cu mine telefonul meu este 250 6181823 traiesc pe insula Vancuver la Nanaimo.Nu imi vine sa cred ca mama ta nu mai este .Fii tare si daca ai nevoie de un sprijin sint la un telefon distanta iti dau si E-mail : Cu drag Mariana Horvath

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  2. Condolences…May she rest in peace.

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