In Celebration of

Gina Matesic

January 28, 1969 -  December 24, 2018

Passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer. Predeceased by her mother Mary Catherine (Kitty) Matesic. Sister of Maura Matesic and daughter of Steve Matesic. Gina’s passion for learning led her to 3 graduate degrees: a Master of Arts in Canadian History, a Master of Library Science and a Master of Education in Counselling Psychology. She spent most of her working life as a librarian at various universities where her knowledge and interests were utilized. She was committed to Canada and lived in Alberta, Manitoba and Nova Scotia before settling in Toronto. Her enthusiasms were many, including gardening, quilting and cycling and she pursued these with a whole heart. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter Yorke Chapel, 2357 Bloor St. W., at Windermere, east of the Jane Subway, on Friday, December 28, 2018 from 2 p.m. until the time of the Service at 3 p.m. For those who wish, donations may be made to Farley Foundation, 420 Bronte St. S., Suite 205, Milton, ON, L9T 0H9. On-line donations and condolences may be made through


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Rene Okunsky Gerbs (Childhood friend)

Entered December 24, 2018 from Michigan

I’m a so so sorry to hear of Gina’s passing. I have so many find memories from our childhood. Sending the entire family my heartfelt condolences. May she Rest In Peace!!!

Rob and Silvana Okunsky (Friend of family)

Entered December 24, 2018 from Malta, Europe

Our deepest condolences go out to the Matesic family. May she rest in peace and God be with her for eternity.

Vladimir Kovac (Necakinja)

Entered December 25, 2018 from Zagreb

Iskreno nam je zao. Ne znamo kako vas utjesiti u vasoj boli. Zelimo vam reci da je ona nasla svoj mir.
Jasna i Vladimir

Karen Korevaar and Mark (Friends)

Entered December 25, 2018 from Barrie

Our deepest sympathy on your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you

christine, TJ, Celine & Liann (Acquaintance)

Entered December 25, 2018 from Aurora Ontario

Dear Maura and Scott,
Our deepest condolences on the loss of your sister Gina. Thinking about you during this very difficult time and praying for comfort to you both.


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