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April 22, 1931 – November 18, 2018

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ettie Barsky, 87, from Silver Spring, Maryland.

Ettie was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on April 22, 1931 to Rose and Samuel Barsky. She was a strong, independent woman who was incredibly loyal to family, family always came first. She was kind and considerate and she stood up and fought for the many different causes she was passionate about.

Ettie is survived by her two brothers, Isaac and Israel; sister-in-law, Ene Barsky as well as her two nieces, Shona and Sandra; nephew, Ryell and grand-nieces, MacKenzie, Rebecca, Hannah and Emma.

She will be sadly missed.

Funeral Services will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, (North East Corner of Highway 22X & 37th Street S.W., Calgary, Alberta) on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with interment to follow at the 37th Street Jewish Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to a charity of their choice.

Arrangements in care of the CHEVRA KADISHA OF CALGARY, Telephone: 403-244-4717.

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  1. Aubrey and Linda Asper, Tami, Lee and Isabelle Asper

    Our thoughts are with you all at this time. We will be with you in spirit at the funeral.

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  2. Earl and I were devastated at the loss of our Ettie. She was a beloved neighbor for over 30 years. She was smart. kind, considerate and loved her family back home more than anything else on earth. The world is a colder place with a big hole without her. Our sincerest condolences to all of her family back home and in Mexico. Margaret and Earl Gamache

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