SAWATSKE, Elda Margaret
December 31, 1931 - November 19, 2012
Heaven just announced that Elda has arrived to share in joy, happiness, good fun and laughter. Elda was born on New Year's Eve. Elda loved a party and every year, everyone celebrated her birthday. Elda leaves behind her husband of 60 years, Stan, daughter Margaret Livingston (Jim Olafson) and son, Jim (Diane) Sawatske; grandchildren Rob (Jodi), Brett (Erin) and Stuart Livingston, Krysta and Katie Sawatske; three great- grandchildren, Ethan, Tayah and Dylan; her sister, Menitha Fitzsimmons, Regina, Sask. and her brother, Bill Van Blaricom, Craven Sask. and their families. Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY'S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Please consider a donation to Calgary Health Trust - Memory Plus Program at the Garrison Green Senior Center, 11012 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 6A5 (Phone 403-943-0615). If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Agapé Hospice, 1302 - 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 (Telephone 403-282-6588). A special thank you to Dr. Linda Fong, a wonderful caring physician. Blessings to "Agapé Hospice Staff" and Chaplain Marlette Reed. In living memory of Elda Sawatske, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Dec. 7, 2012