It is with heavy hearts the Austin family announces the passing of our beloved Mother and devoted Babcia on Sunday, August 25. 2019, in her 89th year, after a brief illness. She is survived by her loving and only daughter Elizabeth (Stephen), her adoring grandsons Matthew (Heather), Michael (Catherine), Daniel (Aynsley), whom she cherished and sister Emilia Kuska, in Germany. After 40 years, Apolonia will be reunited and laid to rest next to her beloved husband Stanislaw.
Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Yorke Chapel, 2357 Bloor St. W., at Windermere, east of the Jane Subway, on Wednesday from 6-9 p.m. Rosary 8 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Casmir’s Catholic Church, 156 Roncesvalles Ave., on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Park Lawn Cemetery. The family would like to thank The Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care through Sunnybrook, with special thanks to Dr. Irene Ying, Dr. H. Berman and nurses Pessie, Margaret and Jodi, for their kind and compassionate in-home care.
In lieu of flowers, the family would be grateful for donations to be directed to the Canadian Cancer Society on-line through the direct link below: