Eleanora TORSTAD

TORSTAD, Eleanora (Lillian)
With sorrow, the family of Eleanora (Lillian) Torstad announces her passing on March 3, 2013, with family at her side.
Lillian was born near Holden, AB on March 25, 1930 to Mary (Czapski) and Michael Nahirniak. She lived and worked in Edmonton, AB, Anchorage AK, Colorado Springs CO, Anaheim CA and Saskatoon SK during her lifetime.
Lillian was predeceased by her parents; husband Gudmund (Goody); son Greg and; siblings, Tillie, John, Joe, Steve, Bill and Helen.
She is survived by siblings Stella, Anne, Jean, Natalie and Walter; as well many extended family members.
Lillian was deeply loved by all who shared in her life. She cherished her family and friends as we cherished her. The extraordinary bonds she shared with her husband and son are an inspiration to all of us.
Lillian's remains will be laid to rest near Goody in Colorado Springs at a future date.
Donations to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada, Light the Night Walk Team For the Love of Lil may be made in lieu of flowers at www.lightthenight.ca/ab/donate/.

Published in The Edmonton Journal on Mar. 6, 2013