On March 9, 2011, Sister Maria Theodosia Niziol of the Sisters of Charity of Halifax, passed away peacefully at the age of 91 years. She is survived by the sisters of her community; one brother, John (Helen) Niziol and one sister, Irene (Boniface) Markowski, both of Edmonton. She was predeceased by her parents, Karol and Anna Niziol; four sisters, Lillian Maykut, Sister Margaret Mary (Congregation of Mary-New York), Cecile Solikoski, Isabel Bennett; and two brothers, Thaddeus and Stephen Niziol.
A Prayer Service will be held on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at 7:00 pm, at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011 - 114 Street, Edmonton. Reverend Roman Majek, OMI, will celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 12:00 pm, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 11485 - 106 Street, Edmonton. Interment is to follow at the Sisters of Charity of Halifax Community plot in St. Joachim Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the charity of your choice.