It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Valentina Ladonia on July 27, 2017, at the age of 87 years. She is survived by her children; Jeannie (Barry) Wenger, George Platonow, Annie (Tony) Whyte, Vera (Jim) Gibson, and Lydia Platonow; four grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

A Funeral Service will be held at Leyden’s Funeral Home, 304-18 Avenue S.W. Calgary, on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 10:00 A.M. with Archpriest Phillip Eriksson presiding. Reception to follow, and then final interment at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens.

Thank you to the staff at the Red Deer Hospital and Red Deer Hospice for the wonderful care and compassion shown to Valentina.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made directly to the Red Deer Hospice Society, 99 Arnot Avenue, Red Deer, AB T4R 3S6 (403)-309-4344.

Funeral Service and arrangements in care of Leyden’s Funeral Home 403-228-4422

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