We are saddened to inform you of the sudden passing of our mother Elaine Lasko-Wayde on January 25, 2021 at the Regina General Hospital at the age of 67.
She was born in Toronto, Ontario where she married her first husband Peter Strychowskyj.
The family relocated to Calgary, Alberta where she raised her children and began her career in dental assisting & administrating which she was fully enjoyed. Later she qualified as a funeral director and served in that role for a number of years. She then moved to Yorkton, Saskatchewan with Lawrence and worked in the funeral industry for a few years, then to return to her dental administration that she enjoyed until her sudden passing.
Pre-deceased by her parents Michael & Helen Lasko of Winnipeg, Manitoba; Lawrence Wayde of Yorkton, Saskatchewan, and her brother Daniel Lasko.
She is survived by her children Lorissa and Ivan; her grandchildren Natalia & Johnny; her brothers Michael (Judy), Paul (Lorraine), and many other family and friends.
A small private service and viewing will be held at Christie’s Funeral Home on Saturday, January 30, 2021, with cremation to follow.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in memory of Elaine may be made to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
The service will be live streamed from our facebook page. You may access it by going to Christie's Funeral Home's website homepage and clicking on the Facebook icon in the top right corner which will redirect you to the Christie's Facebook page. You do not require a Facebook account to participate. The live stream will start AT 12:50PM roughly 5-10 minutes before.
TO VIEW THE FUNERAL SERVICE, CLICK THIS LINK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YfvyROppNBI
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