Service Date: June 22nd, 2019 Saturday 10:30
Service Location: Camrose Ukrainian Catholic Church
Kathleen Kryska, beloved mother, grandmother, great- and great-great grandmother, of Sherwood Park, AB formerly of Camrose, AB passed away on June 15, 2019, at the age of 96.
Kathleen was born on April 12, 1923 in Wyszatyce, Poland to parents, John and Evelyn Kiziak. She came to Canada in 1939 and on July 22, 1944, she was united in marriage to Peter Kryska. Together they farmed 45 years in the Kopernick area until their retirement to Camrose in 1989.
Kathleen was a long time member of the Ascension of our Lord Ukrainian Catholic Church in Kopernick and Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Camrose. She dedicated herself to her Lord Jesus, to her husband, to raising their family together, and enjoyed singing, gardening, and hobbies.
Left to cherish her memory are: four sons, Marvin (Darlene), Dan (Karen), Brian (Monica), Larry (Dorene); one daughter, Diane (John) McNeil; fourteen grandchildren, Lisa (Bruce), Alexandra (Chris), David (Nada), Michael (Helen), Heather (Lance), John (Sarah), Kathryn (Brett), Matthew (Lauren), Jeremy (Janelle), Joanna (Brandon), Claire (Jordan), Alexander, Christopher, Ethan; seven great-grandchildren, Brandon, Jonathan (Corinna), Mackenzie, Joseph, Samuel, Sarah, Gabriel; one great-great grandson, Marcus; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Kathleen was predeceased by her husband, Peter, in 1997, daughter-in-law, Christeen, and brother, Peter Kiziak.
Prayer Vigil will be held at 7:00 p.m., Friday, June 21, 2019 at Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Camrose, AB.
Divine Liturgy will take place at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Camrose, AB. Interment will follow at the Camrose Valleyview Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Ukrainian Catholic Church in Camrose.