Anastasia was the eldest daughter of Austrian/Ukrainian immigrants, Maria and Wasyl Kulyk. Born at Hafford Sask, August 1, 1918. She loved all kinds of craft, canning, cooking and baking. She loved gardening and all sorts of games as well as animals. Most of all she loved people. In wartime she worked in ammunitions plant Ajax, Ont. and South Burrard ship yard also La Point Pier.
She was a short order cook and waitress in Sudbury, Ontario, Saskatoon, Sask., and Trail, B.C.
She was predeceased by her 1st husband Albert Wertz and son Valentine Wertz; her parents and 1 sister. As well as Ivan Stogrin (her husband of 27 years). She is survived by her brother Paul and Mary Kulyk, sister Olga Gillis, son John, daughter Vivian and granddaughter Kendra. Scores of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Nettie says, “farewell to all my relatives and wonderful friends. Please don’t cry for me. Jehovah God has decided its time to rest. Love you all.”
Anastasia was laid to rest in Smokey Lake Alberta next to her husband Ivan Stogrin. Sincere thanks to the Shuswap Lodge staff for the many years of wonderful care they gave to Nettie.
Memorial Service was at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Salmon Arm, Tuesday, January 19, 2010 officiated by Garfield Chursky.
Arrangements entrusted to FISCHER’S FUNERAL SERVICES & CREMATORIUM LTD., Salmon Arm, B.C. (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories at www.fischersfuneralservices.com.