Lola Marie Saroka passed away peacefully into the hands of her Creator on March 19, 2012 at the age of 90 years. Lola was predeceased by her husband Matt, her parents, brothers and sisters. She is survived by her children, Grant (Carol), Marie Dyer, Mark (Dana), Greg (Cathie) and brother-in-law Peter Strack. She will be missed by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. As a native Calgarian, Lola graduated from the Holy Cross School of Nursing in 1944. She worked in her field for over 50 years either full time or as a volunteer in Calgary, BC, and Washington. Lola volunteered extensively for both her church and the community particularly in pastoral care. She loved to cycle and hike and did so well into her 80’s. Lola also loved to paint and many have “an original”! She was loved by many and will be missed dearly. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 1566 Northmount Dr. NW, Calgary, AB. on Wed. April 11 at 10:30 am.
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