With loved ones by her side, Margaret Bevilacqua passed away peacefully at the Elk Valley Hospital on January 7, 2011 at the age of 85 years.
Margaret was born on December 18, 1925 in Michel, BC to parents Alex and Theresa Klemak. A loving wife, mother and grandmother, Margaret enjoyed playing cribbage, crocheting, and dedicating her time to the Catholic Women’s League. She will be dearly missed and forever loved.
Margaret is survived by her husband Bruno, her children: George Klemak, Dorie Salisbury, Darlene (Robert) Nickerson, Patricia Bevilacqua (Paul Dunning) and Barry (Rhonda) Bevilacqua, and 8 grandchildren: Kara, Michael, Brandi, Ryan, Kaitlyn, Raini, Jacinto, and Sequoiah. She was predeceased by her parents and her sister Marcella Tapay.
Prayers were held at St. Michael’s Catholic Church on Thursday, January 13th. Funeral Mass was celebrated on Friday, January 14th with Father Bart van Roijen, Celebrant. Inurnment followed at the Rivercrest Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to S.O.A.P.S. Box 123, Sparwood BC, V0B 2G0. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.