March 11, 1935 – Bizeljsko, Slovenija
March 24, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta
Louise beloved wife of Alojz (Loui) Berkovic of Calgary, AB, passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the age of 83 years.
Louise married the love of her life, Loui, in Austria, November 30, 1957, thereafter immigrating to Canada. They celebrated their Sixtieth Anniversary last year. She had many passions; she excelled in cooking for family and friends, gardening, sewing, embroidery and was an accomplished artist. Family get-togethers were very important to her and she cherished her grandsons.
She will be lovingly remembered by her husband Loui, her daughter and partner, Lydia and Miles; two grandsons James and Ryan and his partner Carley; her sister Maria, her brother Vinko; and numerous nieces and nephews. Louise was predeceased by her mother Alojzija, her father Vinko, sisters Josefina and Antonia and brother Andrey.
The family would like to thank all staff at Bow Crest and Dr. Catherine McKenna for their compassionate care.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Crowfoot, 82 Crowfoot Circle N.W., Calgary, AB), on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow at the Funeral Home. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Condolences maybe forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire in memory of her compassion for animal suffering, memorial tributes may be made directly to A.A.R.C.S. – Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society, 5060 – 74th Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2C 3C9, Telephone: (403) 250-7377, www.aarcs.ca/donate.
In living memory of Louise Berkovic, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences