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Rose Marie (nee: Kostyk) Pollitt



January 28, 1948 – November 6, 2019

Peacefully, in the arms of her husband and surrounded by family and friends, Rose passed away on November 6th, 2019 at the age of 71 years.

Rose will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 45 years, David; brother Andrew Kostyk  (Beatrice) of Victoria, BC; niece, Susanne Mathison (Michael Cavanaugh) of LA, California; niece, Debbie Beaulieu (Steve) and nephew, Bill Kostyk, all of Victoria, BC; great nephews, John, Chase, & Kyle; brother-in law Ross Pollitt (Lorraine); niece, Ashley Pollitt, and nephew Randy Pollitt all of Calgary, AB. Two aunts and many cousins and friends. She was pre-deceased by her parents John Kostyk in 1984 and Mary in 1971.

Rose was born in Radway Alberta, raised in that area and then moved to Edmonton after completing her high school. She became a para-legal and enjoyed that occupation for many years.

At Rose’s request, no service will be held.

If desired, memorial donations may be made in Rose’s memory to the Alberta Cancer Institute or a charity of your choice.

Special thank you’s to Dr. Brock Debenham, Dr. Charles Butts, and staff at the Cross Cancer Institute and staff at the Tertiary Palliative Care Unit 43, Grey Nuns Community Hospital and staff at the Sturgeon Community Hospital.