Passed away peacefully after a long illness with her family by her side on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at age 81.
Survived by her daughters Monica Frim (John) and Brigitte Budaker (Arthur Primosch); grandchildren Jeremy, Justin and Ryan (Maria); great granddaughter Latika; Sister-in-law Rose Csakli and nephew and nieces, George, Hilda and Linda.
Predeceased in 2013 by her husband Michael and son Gerhard, in 1997 by her brother George Csakli, and in 1987 by her grandson Michael.
Maria was born in Tatsch, Transylvania. She married Michael Budaker in Bad-Hall, Austria in 1951and they emigrated to Canada in 1954. She was a member of the Transylvania Club and Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church.
A special thank you to the staff at the Village of Winston Park for their care, kindness and support.
Visitation will be held at the Erb & Good Funeral Home, 171 King Street S., Waterloo on Friday, December 13, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Enzo Pellini officiating. Interment in St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener will be followed by a reception in the funeral home.
Condolences for the family and donations to Pilgrim Lutheran Church or the Canadian Alzheimers Society may be arranged through the funeral home at www.erbgood.com or 519-745-8445.