Obituaries

John Termul
D: 2017-03-23
View Details
Termul, John
Linnea Mason
D: 2017-03-23
View Details
Mason, Linnea
Martino Zaccaria
B: 1923-08-17
D: 2017-03-23
View Details
Zaccaria, Martino
Greg Tymchuk
D: 2017-03-22
View Details
Tymchuk, Greg
Eva Pipella
D: 2017-03-22
View Details
Pipella, Eva
Nick Pich
D: 2017-03-22
View Details
Pich, Nick
Jean Sawchuk
D: 2017-03-21
View Details
Sawchuk, Jean
Russell Tillapaugh
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Tillapaugh, Russell
Eva Haluschak
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Haluschak, Eva
Filomeno Mare
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Mare, Filomeno
Cherise Parenteau
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Parenteau, Cherise
Dale Esopenko
D: 2017-03-20
View Details
Esopenko, Dale
Alfred Pirrie "Al" Stafford
D: 2017-03-19
View Details
Stafford, Alfred Pirrie "Al"
Sadie Chorney
D: 2017-03-19
View Details
Chorney, Sadie
Elizabeth Homik
D: 2017-03-18
View Details
Homik, Elizabeth
Patricia Joan Campbell
D: 2017-03-18
View Details
Campbell, Patricia Joan
Jacinto Manuel Da Costa
D: 2017-03-18
View Details
Da Costa, Jacinto Manuel
Robert Budziszyn
D: 2017-03-17
View Details
Budziszyn, Robert
Steve Takacs
D: 2017-03-16
View Details
Takacs, Steve
Lloyd Pooke
D: 2017-03-16
View Details
Pooke, Lloyd
Nestor Bagan
D: 2017-03-16
View Details
Bagan, Nestor

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
9709 - 111 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5G 0B2
Phone: 780-426-0050
Fax: 780-424-2405

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Osypa Morhardt can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle
Osypa Morhardt
In Memory of
Osypa "Josephine" Morhardt
2017
Click above to light a memorial candle.

The lighting of a Memorial Candle not only provides a gesture of sympathy and support to the immediate family during their time of need but also provides the gift of extending the Book of Memories for future generations.

Obituary for Osypa Morhardt

Tuesday, February 14 was a very sad day for our family. Ospya (Josephine) Morhardt, affectionately known to us as Bunica, left us to embark on her next journey. Osypa lived to the remarkable age of 103 years and was vibrant and a joy to be with to the end. Her intelligence, humor and warmth live on for all of us and the memories she has left us are priceless.
We will miss Bunica tremendously. She leaves behind her daughter, Irene and her son-in-law, Stefan who she loved like a son; her grandchildren, Anna, Sebastian and Fabian and their partners; and her sister’s family in Romania. Osypa was predeceased by her husband, Anton; parents, Anton and Maria; and her siblings, Anna and Walter.
Osypa was a very accomplished lady with many careers during her lifetime. Because of her fluency in five languages, she was an interpreter during the war. As a professional seamstress, she had a very successful home-based business. Later, she shared her sewing talents and supervisory skills at high end stores in Edmonton. Osypa’s next career was as a librarian and tour guide at the Ukrainian Canadian Archives and Museum of Alberta where she worked until she was 80. Her first job in Canada as a server at the Puritan Restaurant was by far her favorite because of her love of meeting and feeding people.
Osypa loved her Ukrainian heritage and her Catholic faith deeply. She was an active member of the Ukrainian Women’s Organization of Canada. She also participated in the Edmonton Ukrainian Book Lovers’ Club where she had the opportunity to read and discuss good books but also share her culinary expertise by feeding the group when it was her turn to host. Another of Osypa’s great joys was Ukrainian music. She sang in St. Josaphat Cathedral choir and was a dedicated parishioner for many years. Osypa also wholeheartedly followed the musical endeavors of her husband and daughter.
So many people have supported and loved Bunica over the years for which we are very sincerely grateful. We would particularly like to thank the staff at Devonshire Care Centre who have given Bunica much affection and exceptional care in her last few years.
We invite you to join us in a celebration of our dear Bunica’s life.
Divine Liturgy Wednesday, February 22 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral, 10825-97 Street. Cathedral Clergy officiating with interment in St. Michael’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Osypa’s memory can be made to the Ukrainian Women’s Organization of Canada, 10629 - 98 Street, Edmonton, AB T5H 2N6 or to St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral, 10825 - 97 Street, Edmonton, AB T5H 2M4.
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos