In memory of

Luba Givelas

August 21, 1923 -  August 7, 2018

August 21, 1923 – August 7, 2018.

Peacefully, at Ina Grafton Gage Home on August 7, 2018, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of 64 years to Andy Givelas (predeceased), loving mother to Laurie (Tony) Creber and Robert Blazo. Cherished Baba (grandmother) of Erin, Kendal and Kayleigh. Dear aunt to beloved nieces Sandra (Peter) Wirun and Elaine (Zeke) Goldy. Predeceased by her beloved older sister Victoria (Shamanduroff) and leaving her best friend and confidant of over 90 years Violet (Golubov). Luba was a wonderful mother and caring, grandmother. She was a kind, gentle woman, who excelled at dressmaking, sewing and needle crafts, loved to dance horas in her high heels, and was an avid reader and crossword puzzler. Luba had a broad knowledge of current affairs, loved to go downtown to window shop, and will be remembered for her sharp mind and facility with calculations and words. Laurie and Rob would like to thank her nieces Sandra and Elaine for their devotion to mom especially during the last couple of years, her extended family of nieces and nephews, Linda, dedicated staff at IGGH Level 3, and Luba’s longtime family physician Dr. Manbun Kwan. A visitation will be held at York Visitation Centre, 160 Beecroft Rd., North York (north of Sheppard Ave., west of Yonge St.), August 11, 5-8-pm..Funeral service August 12, 2:00 pm..Donations may be made to Ina Grafton Gage Home or North York General Hospital Foundation.


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Don Ducasse (Friend)

Entered August 9, 2018 from Toronto

I am so sorry to hear this news . My condolences to all .

Lucian Sava and Shirley Sava (Friends)

Entered August 10, 2018 from Scarborough

Dear Dr, Rob,

Words can't express how saddened we are to hear of your loss.

Lucian Sava and Sherley Sava

Vicky and Tom Zigomanis (Great Niece)

Entered August 10, 2018

My Condolences to Robbie and Laurie and the family.

Vicky Zigomanis (Givalas).

Linda Barrientos (Family friend)

Entered August 11, 2018 from 1106-2360 Birchmount Rd. Scarborough, Ont.

My sincere sympathy and condolences to you and to your family on the loss of your mother. Someone so special can never be forgotten.

Virginia Spence (Friend)

Entered August 13, 2018 from Toronto

So sorry I was just told that Luba had died today! I regret that I was not aware but bless her and may she Rest In Peace. My regrets to you all as well as Helen and Georgie also send their regrets as well.


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