Maria (Mary) HANEWICH
- Born: 1 May 1916, Benton, Alberta, Canada
- Marriage: Metro (Mike) FAICHUK on 8 Aug 1943 in Prelate, Saskatchewan, Canada
- Died: 26 Apr 2007, Calgary, Alberta, Canada aged 90
FAICHUK _ Mary May 1, 1916 - April 26, 2007 Mary Faichuk passed away suddenly at home on Thursday, April 26, 2007, at the age of 90 years, dear mother of Sylvia (Harry) Scott, Rosemarie (Darwin) Kraft and Deborah Faichuk; dearly beloved grandmother of Sherry (Dean) Falkenberg, Michael Scott, Lynette Kraft and Darcy Kraft, all of Calgary. She is also survived by two sisters, Rose Prysiazny of Calgary, and Annie Hanewich of Oyen; and numerous relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband Mike in 1987 and her parents, Mike and Eva Hanewich as well as two brothers, Joe and Alex Hanewich. Mary was born in Benton, Alberta where she was raised and educated. In 1943 she married Mike Faichuk and they farmed in Prelate, Saskatchewan until 1946 when they moved to Oyen, Alberta, where they also farmed. In 1963 they moved to Calgary and continued to farm in Oyen until retirement in 1972. Mary was a member of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church and an active member of St. Vladimir's Women's Association and the Golden Age Club. Mary was an excellent cook, very creative and over the years enjoyed sewing, gardening and visiting with family and friends. She will be remembered for her smile, generosity and kindness to all. Relatives and friends are invited to meet for Prayers at LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME, "Chapel of Remembrance", 304 - 18 Avenue S.W., (on the corner of 17 Avenue and 2 Street S.W.) on Tuesday, May 1, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. Funeral Services will be held at St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 402 Meredith Road N.E., on Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. with the Very Reverend Father Taras Krochak officiating. Interment will follow at Queen's Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mary's name may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 119 - 14 Street N.W., Suite 100, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1Z6. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN'S FUNERAL HOME.
Noted events in her life were:
• She had a residence in 1968. 2812 Brentwood blvd, Calgary, AB
Maria married Metro (Mike) FAICHUK, son of Alexander (Sandy) FAICHUK and Annie TKACZYK, on 8 Aug 1943 in Prelate, Saskatchewan, Canada. (Metro (Mike) FAICHUK was born on 15 Aug 1914 in Overstone, Manitoba, Canada, died on 2 Sep 1987 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and was buried in Queens Park Cemetery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.)