1942 – 2019
On August 18, 2019, Gloria Martha Barkovics of Swan River, Manitoba passed away at the age of 77 years, at the Swan Valley Health Centre.
Gloria started school at Avonlee School. After finishing her education at Duncan School, she worked at the local post office, and at the Swan Valley Co-op grocery store in the meat department.
Gloria met the love of her life, Frank. They married on November 2, 1963 and were together for fifty-six years, right up until her passing.
Gloria loved her flowers, curling, CASARA (Civil Air Search and Rescue Association), and the Royal Purple Elks No. 185.
She is survived by her husband, Frank; sister, Carol Pickering; and several nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Martha and Bill; and nephew, Frances.
A funeral service was held on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. from St. Columba Roman Catholic
Church, Swan River, Manitoba with Father Norberto Monton officiating. Interment following in the Birchwood Cemetery, Swan River, Manitoba.
If friends so desire, donations in Gloria’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Swan Valley Funeral Services
363 Kelsey Trail, Swan River, Manitoba
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