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Born in Potocani, former Yugoslavia on July 7, 1942. Passed away peacefully at T.Q.E.H on October 11, 2021. Aged 79 years. Dearly beloved wife of Sergio (Joe). Proud mother and mother-in-law of Tony and Christiaan, Nat and Andrew, Julie and Rob. Treasured Baba of Giada, Luca, Jonas and Marco. Loved daughter of Ivan and Paulina Kalenjuk (both deceased). Loving sister of Helen, John, Maria, Vlad, Emilija, Bill, Steve, Paul (all deceased), Harry and Gina. Loved and remembered by all her in-laws, nieces, nephews, family and friends in Australia and overseas. To my beautiful wife Olga, My love, my life, my treasure and best friend. I am lost without you, but forever grateful that you chose me for your husband. I’ll treasure our wonderful 56 years together. You blessed me with a truly special marriage, 3 wonderful children and 4 incredible grand-children. I love and adore you and miss you so much. Until we meet again, forever your darling, Joe. Dear Mum, You were strong, brave, beautiful, loving and courageous till the end. Thank you for always loving us unconditionally and inspiring us to be better. Now you can fly with your angels. Until we see you again, we will love you forever. Tony and Christiaan, Nat, Andrew and Jonas, Julie, Rob, Giada, Luca and Marco. Olga’s family wish to sincerely thank the staff in Ward 1 South, Palliative Care Ward North Ground B, and the Oncology Team at T.Q.E.H for their incredible care over the past month.

Vichnaya Pamyat

Date listed: 16/10/2021

Publication: The Advertiser