ANNA (KOZAR) PROKOP

Anna (Kozar) Prokop, born December 5, 1906, in Valley River, Manitoba, passed away peacefully at the age of 96 at Menno Intermediate Nursing Home, Abbotsford, on March 5, 2003.


Anna was predeceased by her loving husband Bill in 1977, a young son Ernie, daughters Lois Grant and Alice Burns, as well as one sister, and six brothers. Anna will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Elizabeth, Richmond Lions Manor, son Walter (Ruby), Winnipeg, Manitoba and son-in-law Jim Grant (Joan), 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren, as well as many nieces and nephews.


After retirement Anna and her husband moved to Richmond. In 1988, Anna moved to Abbotsford.


The family wish to sincerely thank Dr. Phillip-Stewart and all the staff at Menno Intermediate Nursing Home for their excellent and compassionate care towards Anna, and to Shirley Ruckle for her special friendship with Anna. Anna’s son also wishes to acknowledge and thank his niece, Linda Hedges, for the many years of devotion and continuous support so feely given to her grandmother.


A memorial service will he held on March 10, 2003, 1 p.m. at Trinity Memorial United Church, 33737 Hazel St., Abbotsford, with the Reverend Connie Thompson officiating. In lieu of flowers and in memory of Anna, donations to Menno Intermediate Nursing Home, 32910 Brundige Ave., Abbotsford, V2S 1N2 or Trinity Memorial United Church at above address, would be appreciated.