Verona(Veronica)Zsigmond 1926 — 2018


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, friend.  Verona passed away on May 21, 2018 in Kamloops, one month  short of her 92nd birthday. Her memory will be treasured by her family, son Zoltan(Teresa), daughter Klara(James), granddaughters, Natalie, Vanessa(Chris) her great grandchildren, Cailin, Kendra, Deklan, sister Maria(Sandor) and many nieces and nephews.  She was predeceased by her husband Istvan, her brothers Karl, Laszlo, Istvan and her sister Anna.


Born June 16, 1926 in Vrbas (Verbasz) Yugoslavia (Serbia).  She immigrated to Canada in 1968 with her children to be reunited with her husband.  Verona will never be forgotten for her Cooking and Baking, which she has shared recipes with many, and her love for flowers.


We will always remember Mom’s good bye messages via telephone or in person.  LOVE YOU GUYS


Viewing will be held in the Rosewood Room at Kamloops Funeral Home 285 Fortune Drive on Sunday May 27, from 2-4 pm.  Mass of Christian Burial will  take place on Monday May 28, at 11:00 am at O.L.P.H Church 635 Tranquille Road.  Father Paul Simms Celebrant ,Interment to follow to Hillside Cemetery.


The Family would like to thank Dr. John Reid, RIH staff on 3 West,  Overlander Trinity Hospice for there kindness and care, High Country Health Care for many years of excellent services for mom, and also a big Thanks to the all the neighbours for lending a helping hand so mom could enjoy living in her own home , very appreciated.

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2 Tributes

  1. Teresa Zivkusic
    Posted May 23, 2018 at 12:36 pm | Permalink

    Grammy you were one of a kind. We love you so much and you will be greatly missed. The kindness that was shown to Matia and I and feeling like part of your family will now leave a big hole in our hearts. Hope you and Papa are rejoicing together. Till we meet again. Love you RIH

    Teresa & Matia

  2. Giulia M and Family
    Posted June 5, 2018 at 8:48 pm | Permalink

    Zoltan, Teresa and family
    We are sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. We hope that time will change your tears from sadness to happy memories of her.
    Thinking of you at this time.

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