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EMILY LUCHKA (KYBA) Obituary pic


Born: Dec 19, 1935

Date of Passing: Mar 03, 2019

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EMILY LUCHKA It is with profound sadness that the family announces the passing of Emily Luchka (nee Kyba), following a brief illness on Sunday, March 3, 2019, at the age of 83 years. Emily will be lovingly remembered and deeply missed by her son Brian (Cheryl), granddaughters, Lauren and Karlene, daughter Sharon (Randy), grandson Glen (Katrusia) and granddaughter Kathryn (Dustin), great-grandsons, Brayden and Carter, son Kurt and sister Mary Pochuk. Emily was born on December 19, 1935, daughter to Alice and Harry Kyba; she grew up with her siblings, Paul, Anne, Mary, Steffie and John in Cooks Creek, Manitoba. She married Edward Luchka in 1958; they built a home in Oakbank, where they raised their three beautiful children. Emily and Ed spent 56 wonderful years together, until his passing in 2014. Emily was a generous and caring individual who enjoyed gardening, travelling, baseball and curling. She loved spending time with family and friends, especially her grandchildren, who meant everything to her. The family would like to thank the St. Boniface Hospital staff for the exceptional care provided to Emily during this difficult time. Cremation has taken place and a funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Seasons Funeral Chapel, 576 Balsam Crescent in Oakbank, Manitoba. Interment will be held privately at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Emily's memory to the charity of your choice. Vichnaya Pamyat Condolences can be left at

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Mar 06, 2019

Condolences & Memories (8 entries)

  • Emily & I worked at Eatons years ago. Emily & Ed were a wonderful couple. We had good times traveling in Europe together. They are missed, but are together again and very happy! - Posted by: Mildred(Mastaler) & Del Parkinson (Friends) on: Mar 10, 2019

  • To think of Emily is to think of a welcoming women with offers of love and lots of delicious food. Guy and I enjoyed many card games and laughter over many years. Those positive memories help to sustain us in these sad days. Our deepest condolences to Brian, Cheryl and the girls. To Randy, Sharon and their children and to Kurt. REST IN PEACE, dear Emily. Dan and Guy. Victoria, BC - Posted by: Dan Kosheluk (Nephew) on: Mar 08, 2019

  • Brian,Sharon,Kurt and your families. My deepest condolences on your mother’s passing. I have so many good memories of your mother. She was a special lady. Sorry can not attend service as I am at Lorilee in Phoenix - Posted by: Carol Laible (Friend ) on: Mar 06, 2019

  • My condolences to The Luchka Family. Emily was a kind soul and her smile will never be forgotten by me and my childhood days of visiting her at The Donut House. She has now rejoined her Ed. God bless her soul and spirit. - Posted by: Bernie Myskiw (Godson) on: Mar 06, 2019

  • Brian and Cheryl, So sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. - Posted by: Lyndon & Cathy Miller (Former co-worker and friend) on: Mar 06, 2019

  • Brian & Cheryl, Sharon & Randy and Kurt, we are so sorry to hear the passing of Auntie Emily. Our deepest sympathy for your loss. - Posted by: Judy & Larry Kociuk (Niece) on: Mar 06, 2019

  • Randy and Sharon - I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers go out to you during this difficult time. - Posted by: Linda Bailey (Friend) on: Mar 06, 2019

  • Sharon and Randy, my deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother. - Posted by: Debbie Charles (Friend) on: Mar 06, 2019

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