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Pallagi, Ramona Anna (née Ramona Anna Wannamaker) (Died on 16 Apr 2012)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 20 Jul 2012, p. 39

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PALLAGI, Ramona Anne (nee Wannamaker) August 24, 1935 ­ April 16, 2012 LORETO REA July 21, 2008 Lawrence and Elizabeth Maloney are pleased to announce the upcoming wedding of their son Michael Maloney to Dina Jawad, daughter of Widad Jawad and Mahdi Jawad (Noor Nahil). The wedding will take place in August. We wish them a life full of happiness, health and much laughter. Birth Announcement / Milestones l Lifetimes and you will receive a voucher for of your baby's precious hand or footprint ($25.00 value) compliments of: Tel: 905-825-8731 · Email: oakville@weepiggies.com www.WeePiggies.com Call 905-632-4440 to place your announcement Anniversar /y Milestones l Lifetimes Celebrating an Anniversary? Post your announcement in the Burlington Post or Oakville Beaver. At the young age of 76, Ramona passed away at Misercordia Hospital in Edmonton, Alberta. She underwent a successful mastectomy but never returned home. Eight weeks later she succumbed to a bowel infection, blood poisoning and cardiac failure. Ramona leaves behind her three adult children: Imre James Pallagi of Wilkie, Sakatchewan; Ilona Anne Kathleen Pallagi of McBride, British Columbia; and Sandor Gyula Wilfred Pallagi of Banff, Alberta. Also, another son, Janos Gabor Pallagi, who was adopted away at birth and remains unfound. She is predeceased by her youngest daughter, Christine Eva Ramona Pallagi who passed away in 2002. She also leaves seven grandchildren; Jodi Pallagi, Terrance Pallagi, Laura Crysler, Imre Nash Pallagi, Carolyn Nash Pallagi, Tanis Pallagi and Katrina Pallagi; and five great grand-children; Ilona d'Entremont Pallagi, Dalena Pallagi Murray, Avril Pallagi Murray, Jorja Pallagi H a s t i n g s , a n d E l w o o d S c h a e f e r. " M o n a " i s a l s o s u r v i v e d b y h e r 95-year-old mother Kathleen Brown Boudreau, her sisters Sandra W a n n a m a k e r, L o u i s e F u l f o r d , M o n i q u e B o u d r e a u a n d Yv o n n e B o u d r e a u , a n d b r o t h e r J a m e s W a n n a m a k e r, a n d m a n y n i e c e s , nephews, cousins and other extended family and friends. Survived a l s o b y h e r s t e p - s i b l i n g s B r u c e M i l l e r, E m i l y M i l l e r a n d B e v e r l y Miller, pre-deceased by step-brother Albert Miller. Ramona was the eldest child born in Milford, Ontario and raised on a farm in Prince Edward County, Ontario. She once worked as a popcorn girl at a cinema, and at a bra factory but spent most of her life as a h o m e m a k e r. S h e w a s k n o w n a s a w a r m a n d h o s p i t a b l e w o m a n , always giving to those in need without any thought for her own well-being. She had a sharp memory and never forgot a single birthday or anniversary. Her laughter could turn the darkest moment into sunshine. She married her first husband, Imre Oden Pallagi Dec. 12, 1954 at the Hungarian Community Centre in Toronto, Ontario and they later resided and raised their children in Oakville, Ontario. After their divorce, she met and married Kenneth Tonge May 12, 1984 at the Elora Mill Inn in Elora, Ontario and they resided in Orangeville, Ontario. After her second divorce she moved around from Cornwall, Ontario to Ottawa, Ontario to Scott, Saskatchewan and eventually settled at Meadowcroft Retirement Residence in Edmonton, Alberta. Ramona has been cremated and will return to her home province of Ontario on Saturday, August 25, 2012 where she will released to the winds in Prince Edward County, Picton, Ontario. A monument will be placed in Wellington Cemetery near her father Wilfred Wannamaker and grandparents Alonzo and Melissa "Annie" Wannamaker (nee Casselman). All family and friends who once knew Ramona are welcome and encouraged to attend this celebration of her life. For more information and where we will be meeting, please contact her grand-daughter Jodi Pallagi at jpallagi@cogeco.ca or 519-341-4957.

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20 Jul 2012
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16 Apr 2012
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    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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Pallagi, Ramona Anna (née Ramona Anna Wannamaker) (Died on 16 Apr 2012)