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ANGELINE OLAFSON (PHYLLIS)
Date of Passing: Jan 15, 2023Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
On January 15, 2023, after a lengthy illness, Angeline Phyllis Olafson passed away at the age of 85, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
She was predeceased by her husband, Kjartan Edward Olafson; her son, Martin Glenn Olafson; her brother, Larry Kereluke; and dear friend John Young.
Angeline grew up in Sheho, Saskatchewan. After moving to Winnipeg, she met and married Kjartan (Kap). They moved to Charleswood in 1966 where they lived for many years.
Angeline was an active mother of five children and later a proud grandmother of four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was involved in many community activities in Charleswood and was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. She also pursued a career as a health care aide in the Holiday Haven and West Park Manor Personal Care Homes.
She will be remembered as a happy person with a special kindness for seniors, children and animals. She loved the outdoors, participating in sports and square dancing.
She will be sadly missed by her children, Judith, Lorelei, Murray and Mark; and her brother Gordon. She will also be lovingly remembered by grandchildren, Kirstyn, Emily, Adrienne and Sarah; and great-grandchildren, Payton and Maverick; as well as our other family members (Jeanette, Peter, Charlotte, Lorraine, Michelle, Kyle, Krystlyn); and our many Winnipeg friends and relatives.
Special thanks to the staff of Golden Links Lodge for their exceptional and compassionate care.
For those who wish to sign the online Guest Book please visit www.chapellawn.ca
Chapel Lawn Funeral Home
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jan 21, 2023
Condolences & Memories (5 entries)
Passing along me deepest condolences to all who knew Angeline as a mom , grandmother, relative, & friend. She was loved by so many. May there be comfort in knowing that someone so special will never be forgotten. - Posted by: Melodie Minken (Hubelit) (cousin) on: Jan 22, 2023
I am very sorry to hear of Angeline’s passing. When I moved to Winnipeg for graduate school in 2002 she welcomed me as part of her family. She was so kind, helpful, and thoughtful. My thoughts go out to her family. - Posted by: Alyssa Gilbert (Moldowan) (First cousin once removed ) on: Jan 21, 2023
Ernie and I were so sorry to hear of Angeline’s passing and wish to express our condolences to her family. I was a flower girl at her wedding. We kept in touch throughout the years and she was a wonderful friend to my mother, Alice. - Posted by: Beverly Moldowan (Hubelit) (Cousin) on: Jan 21, 2023
So sorry to hear about Angie's passing. She was a good neighbour and co-worker. Loved running and walked forever it seemed! - Posted by: Skip Read (Friend, work colleauge and neighbour ) on: Jan 21, 2023
My deepest condolences to you. She was a wonderful and kind lady. I will have fond memories of my time spent with her. She was so kind to me. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. - Posted by: Patricia Young (Sue and Bill's mother Pat) on: Jan 21, 2023
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