RIST, Mathias, born March 7, 1926 in Zichydorf, Yugoslavia passed away peacefully on September 11, 2008 in White Rock, B.C.
He is lovingly remembered and will be sadly missed by his wife of 60 years Elisabeth, his daughter, Liz (Jim Mitchell), his son John (Gina) of Calgary; 2 grandchildren Andrea and Elissa; 2 step grandchildren Darren and Shelley, many relatives in Europe and friends where ever he went.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, September 16, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. at Good Shepherd Roman Catholic Church, 2250 150th Street, Surrey, B.C. followed by burial at Gardens of Gethsemani, 15800 32 Avenue, Surrey, B.C.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the B.C. Heart and Stroke Foundation.
“Remember him with a smile today
He was not one for tears”
Victory Memorial Park Funeral Centre
604 – 536 – 6522