LOTHIAN, Greta Clare (nee Lysek)
July 18, 1932 - Coleman, AB
April 4, 2014 - Calgary, AB
Greta, who lived and died believing, passed away in Calgary, AB on Friday, April 4, 2014. Greta was the beloved wife of Joseph, devoted mother of Rob (Lorna), Laurie Ann (Michael), Jason and Bryce (Sophie) and loving grandmother of Shaun, Kathleen and Kieran O'Neil, Evangeline, Casimir, Beatrice, Paul and Karl Lothian. She is survived by her brother Lawrence Lysek, two special nephews, David and Tim Lysek, together with numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was predeceased by her father Joseph, mother Stephania and brother Rudolph. Greta was born and raised in Coleman, moved to Calgary in the early 1950's, attended business college and worked in the insurance industry before her marriage. She was a longtime member of Canadian Martyrs Choir and the CWL. Prayers will be held at Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church, 835 Northmount Drive N.W., Calgary on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 11, 2014, at the same location. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made directly to Elizabeth House, PO Box 23173, Mission RPO, Calgary, AB, T2S 3B1, or to any charity of choice. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via the website www.fostersgardenchapel.ca. FOSTER'S GARDEN CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM. Telephone: 403-297-0888. Honoured Provider of Dignity Memorial.
Published in The Calgary Herald from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2014