Martiniak, Mildred passed away peacefully to the presence of her Lord on April 17th, 2008 at the age of 80 years. Predeceased by her loving husband Jan in 1979. Beloved mother to Peter, Elizabeth (David), and Andrea (Hans); grandmother to Myles and Morgan. sister of Peggy; many relatives in England; friends in White Rock, BC; and friends in Toronto especially long time friend Ethel Mandryk and her daughter Susan. Mom and Dad emigrated from England to Toronto in 1956. Following Dad’s passing in 1979, Mom moved to White Rock, B.C. where she enjoyed living by the seaside. Mildred was a loving, kind and gentle soul who will be greatly missed.
The family would like to thank everyone for their kind thoughts of during this difficult time. Our heartfelt thank you to the staff and caregivers at St. Judea Anglican Home for their compassion. love, kindness, support and phenomenol care of mother.
A celebration of Mildred’s life will be held Saturday, April 26th 2008 at 2:00 pm from the Hamilton Harron Funeral Home, 5390 Fraser Street, Vancouver. In lieu of flowers donations to St Jude’s Anglican Home would be greatly appreciated.
“Not to do honour to old age is to demolish the home wherein we are to sleep at night”