UNGARIAN, Ella (Ginger)
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The family announces with heavy hearts Ella's passing on May 7, 2013 at the age of 102 years.
Ella was predeceased by her husband John (Birdie), brother Lief, sisters; Laura, Jenny and Inga.
Ella will be lovingly remembered by her five children, daughters; Joy (Bob) May, Carol (Michael) Nedham and sons Ronald (Bjorg), Larry (Doris) and Donald. She is also survived by nine grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren, sister Olga Carter and many extended family members.
Ella was an elementary school teacher in Edmonton and surrounding areas of Alberta, which fostered her love of children. Nothing gave her more joy than her love for her extended family. She was also a formidable gardener and loved getting her hands dirty. Ella was also a long time avid supporter of the Edmonton Oilers and never missed a game on television.
A special thank you to Dr. Hamilton and the wonderful staff at the Jubilee Nursing Home who looked after Mom so well.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or to the Stollery Childrens Hospital.
A Funeral Service for Ella will be held on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Evergreen Funeral Chapel, 16204 Fort Road, Edmonton with Interment to follow in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
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Published in The Edmonton Journal from May 9 to May 11, 2013