ObituarySTANKO, Olga Katherine- Olga Katherine Stanko (nee LIBER) passed away peacefully on August 25th, 2012 in her 86th year. Predeceased by parents Mykola and Maria Liber. Beloved wife of 60 years to Steve Stanko and survived by sister Dorothy Liber. Loving mother to Steve (Lesia), Katherine (Greg), John (Elena) and proud Baba to Christine, Julian, Michael, Talia and Stephanie. Olga will be deeply missed not only by her family but by the many friends she made while pursuing her passion for community service within the Ukrainian and Canadian communities. A proud Ukrainian-Canadian, she reveled in the kinship of multiculturalism, spending a lifetime volunteering within organizations devoted to promoting and improving life in Canada. In addition to her many Ukrainian memberships, Olga was the longest active member of the Toronto and Area Council of Women with over 40 years of service. A longtime lover of the performing arts, Olga was a fixture at concerts and cherished theatre excursions with friends. Visitation will be held at the CARDINAL FUNERAL HOME, Bathurst Chapel, 366 Bathurst Street on Tues., August 28th, from 2-4 and 6-9 pm. Panachyda 7:30 pm. Funeral Service at St. Volodymyr Cathedral, 406 Bathurst St., Wed., August 29th at 10:00 am. Internment to follow at St. Volodymyr Cemetery, 1280 Dundas West, Oakville. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Chapel of All Saints of Ukraine, 1280 Dundas St., West, Oakville, ON L6M 4H9 or St. Vladimir Institute, 620 Spadina Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 2H4. Vichnaya Pamyat-Memory Eternal!
August 28, 2012
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August 29, 2012
St. Volodymyr Cathedral
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