June 28, 1926 – November 27, 2014
Manda Gaber (nee Krpan), born July 28, 1926 passed away peacefully with family at her side on November 27, 2014 at the
Delta Hospital. She is survived by her sons Joe, John and Michael;
Daughter Susan; Grandchildren Lee-Amber, Jamie, Cale, Clayton, Kyle and Hailey.
Manda was a mom to many people through her love, kindness,
generosity, patience and compassion for others around her in need, as well as family. She was also gifted with a witty sense of humour.
Manda grew up in Croatia, after surviving World War II she moved to Edson, Alberta in 1948 to live with her parents. It was there she met and Anton (Tony) Gaber, who she married in 1952. They moved to Prince Rupert in 1957 with their sons Joe and John with CN Rail. They purchased several businesses to allow her to give her family a better life. Family was very important to her and she was devoted to them.
There will be a funeral mass for Manda on
December 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Annunciation Church.
A tea will be held in the gathering centre
(Basement of the Church) following
internment at Fairview Cemetery.