Peacefully with family at her side, Anne Kolesar, of Neepawa, MB, passed away
on October 23, 2019, at the age of 90 years.
Anne was born March 20, 1929 in Posa, Slovakia to Nicholas and Maria Smoley.
Two months after Anne was born, her father came to Canada
in hopes of making a better life for the family. 20 years later, in September 1949, Anne and her mother
came to Canada, leaving three brothers behind.
A year later, in July 1950, Anne was married to John Kolesar. They raised their family of six children in
the Glenholm district, where they farmed until moving to Neepawa in 1994. Anne reside in her home until her death.
Anne was predeceased by her parents Nicholas and Maria Smoley; her three
brothers John, George and Michael; and her beloved husband John Kolesar, who
passed away in Neepawa in1997.
Anne is lovingly remembered by her six children; Ann Ducharme and her husband Rick, Ray and his wife
Marion, Jean Seaborn and her husband Bob, Cheryl Unger and her husband Alvin, Alan, David and his wife
Kara; 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
A funeral service was held at Calvary Chapel on October 28, 2019 with
White’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements.
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