It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Casimir Lukay on March 1, 2019 at the age of 85 years.
Cas is lovingly remembered by his wife of nearly 60 years, Virginia, , as well as son Cory (Lynnette) Lukay and their children Spencer and Scott; daughter Tracy (Dave) Goertzen and their children Candice (John) Tkachuk, Joey (Jody), Justin (Kristin) and David (Travis); son Darcy (Elizabeth) Lukay and their children Nicholas and Rebbecca; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Frank and Walter and their families; sister-in-law Suzanne Ostergaard and numerous nieces and nephews.
Cas was predeceased by his parents John and Mary Lukay and infant grandson Jacob Lukay.
Prayers will be held at Resurrection Catholic Parish, 10555 50A Street NW, Edmonton, on March 8, 2019 at 2:30 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on March 9, 2019 at 11:30 am at Resurrection Catholic Parish with Father Philip Creurer officiating. Following the Mass the family invites you for time of fellowship.
The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to the dedicated staff at the Marshall Eliuk Hematology Ward at the University of Alberta Hospital for their compassion.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Casimir’s honour may be made to the Cross Cancer Center,
11560 University Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 1Z2.
We Often Think Of Bygone Days
We often think of bygone days,
When we were all together,
The family chain is broken now,
But memories will live forever,
To us, he has not gone away,
Nor has he traveled far,
Just entered God’s eternal home,
And left the gate ajar.