In Celebration of

Jeanne Kalich

April 30, 1932 -  December 28, 2018

Jeanne Kalich (nee Gula), born April 30, 1932, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 28, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Toronto and only after her 4 children were gathered together around her: Joanna (Ross) Pugsley, Marianne Kalich, John (Sharon) Kalich, and Laura (Phillip) Hawke. She was the proud grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren: Jessica (Dario) and their children Liam and Amelia, Sarah (David), Renee (Michael), and William (Jolene) and their daughter Rylen; Shade, Andrew, and Heather (Joe); Angela; and Felix and Milo. She was married to her beloved husband Steve (d. 1996) for 42 years. She leaves behind her brother Joseph (Tadz) Gula, nieces, nephews and many lifelong and new-found friends. She was truly one of a kind with a strong Catholic faith, amazing generosity and above all, fierce love for her family. She will remain forever in our hearts.
Visitation will be at Turner and Porter, Yorke Chapel; 2357 Bloor St. W. on Thursday, January 3 from 2 – 4 pm. The funeral will be at Our Lady of Sorrows Church; 3055 Bloor St. W. on Friday, January 4 at 11 am. Reception to follow in the Church Hall. Interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery (Dickson Rd, Mississauga) to follow the reception.


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Keith Anderson (Colleague)

Entered January 2, 2019

Joanna - Very sorry to hear about your mom passing away. My thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time. May many happy memories of your mother bring you comfort. Take care of yourself
Kind Regards, Keith

Edie Mous (co-worker)

Entered January 3, 2019 from Hamilton

Joanna, my deepest sympathies to you and your family. Thinking of you, take care of yourself.

Brandon Besharah (friend)

Entered January 4, 2019 from east york

All my best support, love and hugs to the family.


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