Obituary for Olga Elkow (nee Ewanishan)
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Olga Elkow on September 9, 2016, at the age of 81 years.
Olga will be lovingly remembered by her beloved husband, Benny, of 62 years; one daughter and two sons, Debbie (Steve) L’ Heureux, Garry (Joanne), and Doug (Wendy); four grandchildren, Michael, Charlene (David), Rob, and Tom; three great-grandchildren, Mason, Avery, and Violet; one sister and one brother, Kay Yurko and Nick (Mary) Ewanishan. Predeceased by her parents, Sam and Tatianna Ewanishan; her brothers, Wally, Sam, and Larry; and infant sister, Ann.
Thank you to Dr. Chichak and the nursing staff at Station 8E of the Misericordia Hospital for their kind and compassionate care of Olga.
Funeral Rite Wednesday, September 14 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 9831 – 75 Street, with Reverend Father Peter Haugen officiating. In lieu of other tributes, donations may be made to the University Hospital Foundation, Donor Centre, 1H1.91 WMC, 8440 – 112 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5G 2B7 or to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2.
She touched the hearts of everyone and will be missed by all.