It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of
our beloved mother and grandmother, Barbara Flanjak, 88 years of age on
Tuesday, May 9, 2017.
Mama was born in Strmacka, Croatia March 4, 1929 to Vale and Kate
Begovic. She was predeceased by her loving husband Joso and her dear
sister Mare. Barbara will be lovingly remembered by her children, son lvan;
Samuel and Alyvia, son Michael and daughter Kate; Josipa and Luka.
Mama was a very proud and spirited member of the Croatian Community
ever since she arrived to Canada May 8th, 1961.
Recitation of the Rosary will be held on Thursday May 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm
with Prayers at 7:30 pm at St. Nicholas Tavelich Church, 2688 Main St. Mass of Christian
Burial will be celebrated on Friday May 12, 2017 al 11:00 am also at St.
Nicholas Tavelich Church with Father Marko Stefanec presiding. Mama will
be laid to rest at Glen Eden Memorial Gardens.
The family wishes to thank all staff at St. Boniface General Hospital and
Riverview Health Centre for their compassionate care of Barbara, as well
thank you to all family and friends for the amazing support.
ln lieu of flowers, donations in Barbara's memory may be made to the
CancerCare MB Foundation.
Zbogom draga majka, Zbogom nasa baka, Pocivaj u miru bozjem