On Sunday, October 2, 2011, Veronica Simon of Sherwood Park, Alberta, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the age of 86 years.
She will be lovingly remembered by her five children, Albert (Erika), Bill (Pearl), Ernie (Elaine), Margaret (Edward) Kozak and Brian (Marilyn); 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and her siblings, Les Barta, Betty Battram, Frank Barta, Barb Bergmann and Joe Barta.
Veronica was pre-deceased by her husband, Andy Simon in 1977.
A Celebration of Veronica’s Life will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 7, 2011 at Connelly-McKinley-Sherwood Park-Mill Woods Chapel, 4820 Meridian Street (Meridian Street can only be accessed by heading SOUTH on Hwy 216-Anthony Henday).
The family would like to thank the staff at Laurier House Strathcona and the staff at the Grey Nun’s Hospital for their kindness and care of Mom.
For those who wish to do so, charitable donations may be made in Veronica’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200-325 Manning Road, Calgary, AB, T2E 2P5, or to a charity of one’s choice.