November 2, 1926 ~June 12, 2012
Mrs. Louisa Servi, age
85 years, passed away peacefully in Thunder Bay
on Tuesday, June 12, 2012. Louisa was born in Bajti,
Gorizia, Italy (now Slovenia) on November 2, 1926 to
Luigi and Maria Markic. She immigrated to Canada in 1950, settling in Port Arthur. She enjoyed cooking and working in the garden.
Family came first in Louisa’s life and it was during times when her family was together that she was happiest.
She and her husband Franco retired to British Columbia in 1990, returning to Thunder Bay regularly to visit family and friends. She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Lucy (Cosimo) Valente, Rita (Spencer) Robson and Dario (Tarja) Servi; grandchildren: Shana and Andria Valente, Kayla and Tyler Robson, Daina, Samantha, Leon Servi
and Landenne (Conrad) Fournier; great grandson Conrad Fournier, as well as by numerous nieces, nephews and
other relatives in both Italy and Slovenia. She was
predeceased by her husband Franco, infant son Andrea,
her parents Luigi and Maria Markic, sister Maria and brother Joseph. A Vigil Service was held in Thunder Bay, Ontario.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:30 am at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church,
750 Rutland Road North, Kelowna, BC with Father Otto Rollheiser OMI as Celebrant. Interment to follow at 1:30 pm in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 -1551 Sutherland Ave.,
Kelowna, BCV1Y 9M9.
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