JAROSLAVA PROCHAZKA After a lengthy illness, Jarka passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, August 23, 2014, in her 93rd year. Her life was filled with great love for her husband Karel, her only son Paul, her extended family and her dear friends. In the last months of life, she bravely fought for each and every day, just to give that love again and again, despite deep pain and anguish. She will be greatly missed by her only son Paul and his wife Juli, by her four grandchildren Karin, Nicole, Patrick and Pepa and by her kindly friends, neighbours and dedicated caregivers. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held in the chapel, Marshall Funeral Home, 10366 Yonge St., Richmond Hill, on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 2 p.m. Visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Donations may be made to the Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care.
Published in the Toronto Star on Aug. 26, 2014