In Celebration of

Ruzica "Rose" Djolanga

May 6, 1933 -  April 17, 2017

Peacefully passed away at St. Michael’s Hospital on Thursday April 13, 2017. Survived by her loving brothers Bruno (the late Ruzica), the late Srecko “Sergio” (Ana), and Ivan. Will be fondly remembered and missed by her nephew Steven, and grandnephew Sergio. Rose dedicated over 40 years of her life to volunteering at St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica. She herself, was an occupational therapist at St. Michael’s Hospital for over 35 years. A special thank you to all the doctors and staff at St. Michael Hospital for their compassionate care. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter “Yorke” Chapel, 2357 Bloor St. W., (at Jane & Bloor) on Wednesday, April 19 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica (65 Bond Street, Toronto.) on Thursday at 10 a.m. Rose will be buried in her beloved Croatia.


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Janet Dancey (Friend)

Entered April 17, 2017 from Kingston

Dear Rose,

I will always remember your kindness. Rest in peace.


Marie McLennan (colleague and friend)

Entered April 17, 2017 from Stouffville

I had the pleasure to work with Rose at St Michel's Hospital from 1985 - 1992. We kept in touch through the pot luck dinner reunions at Mia's over the years.
We will miss you Rose.

Vlado and Marie Bradasevic (Friend)

Entered April 17, 2017 from Toronto

Forever in our hearts

Caroline Jones (co-worker)

Entered April 18, 2017 from St. Michael's Hospital

Rose was a wonderful person to work with. Truly compassionate about her work. She will be missed.


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