Obituary of Angela (Nellie) Tkachuk
Nellie Tkachuk passed away on June 10th, at the Two Hills Long Term Health Care Centre, two weeks before her 103rd birthday.
Mourning her is her son, Laurie (Donna), Tkachuk, daughter, Donna Rudolf, son-in-law, Bob Porozni, grandsons John (Candice) Tkachuk, Michael (Kara) Tkachuk, Colin (Tanya) Porozni, Damian (Erin) Rudolf, granddaughter, Katherine Rudolf, and her partner, Nicholas Allard. Baba Nellie leaves five great grandchildren, Hannah and Isaac Porozni, and Brooke, Samantha and Lily Tkachuk. Also mourning her are two special friends, Mike O’Neil, and Russell Barrow, who gave her their constant help, support, and companionship right to the day of her demise. Nellie is predeceased by her husband, Manoly Tkachuk, her daughter, Maggie Porozni, grandson, Robby Porozni, parents, Emile and Antonia Klymok, sisters Rose Hook, Irene Antoniuk, Mary Nicolaichuk, Francis McLaughlin, brother, Paul Klymok, numerous nephews, nieces, and friends.
Nellie was a unique lady who lived life on her own terms. She passed peacefully in her sleep and was lucid right to the end, knew exactly what she didn’t like and what she did like, which was church services, cooking, mushroom picking, high fashion, travelling, and casinos. Hers was a long life, thoroughly lived.....on her terms.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Borowich Ukrainian Orthodox Church with Rt. Rev. Father Slawomir Lomaszkiewicz officiating. Interment to follow in the church cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Borowich Ukrainian Orthodox Church.