It is with sadness that we announce the passing of our Mother, Elizabeth Berentes of Edmonton at the age of 88 years.
She is survived by her daughter Liz Kossowan (Marvin), son Steve Berentes (Bev), son Ted Berentes (Mariko). She is further survived by her grandchildren Sayaka Berentes, Sakura Berentes, Alexandra Hanscom (Matt), Tyler Berentes (Leanne), Amanda Maciej (Daniel), Christopher Kossowan (Jesse). She is lastly survived by her great grandchildren Anna Hanscom, Aubrey Kavanaugh-Berentes and Royal Maciej.
She was pre-deceased by her husband Steve Berentes.
Elizabeth will be laid to rest at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Edmonton, Alberta.
Donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta.
The family would like to express our sincere appreciation to the nurses and support staff of Devonshire Long Term Care facility of Edmonton for their attention, compassion and care of our Mother in her final months. A special thanks and recognition of extraordinary compassion goes out to nurse Debbie who spent her last night by her side.
And a heartfelt note of appreciation to Claire Forton, Mom’s neighbor at Devonshire who’s friendship and love carried Mom through her stay there. Our family is deeply grateful for her friendship and care.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 25, 2021 at 1:00 pm. Friends and family who wish to join by virtual attendance may view the livestream by visiting https://distantlink.com/SerenityES.html.
Serenity Funeral Service – South Edmonton, (780)450-0101