It is with profound sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of our beloved mother, Eva Marie Bobyk on Thursday, November 25, 2021, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney.
Born on August 6, 1938, in Glace Bay, Eva was the daughter of the late Ralph and Catherine (Young) Wood.
Eva is survived by her daughters, Anne Marie Bobyk (Peter), Mary Catherine (Chris) Bobyk-Lewis, and Sandra Louise (Ken) Bobyk-Bereta; grandchildren, William and Caylee; siblings, Ralphina, Julia, Patricia, and Ralph; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Eva was predeceased by her husband, William; siblings, Catherine, John and a sister in infancy.
There will be no visitation for the late Eva Marie Bobyk. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Monday, November 29, 2021, at 10 a.m. in Holy Ghost Ukrainian Church, Whitney Pier with Fr. Roman Dusanowsky officiating. Interment will be in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney.
Covid protocols will be practiced at the services.
Donations in memory of Eva may be made to the Alzheimer Society, www.Alzheimer’s.ca or the Cape Breton Chapter of the SPCA, www.novascotiaspca.ca
We, the family, would like to extend our sincere gratitude and thanks to the staff of Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Mira Bay at Kimberly Hall for the excellent care and affection given to our beautiful Mom.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.
Anne Marie, Mary and Sandra, our sympathy and prayers are with you on the passing of your mother. I have many fond memories of your father and mother back in our neighbourhood days together. Your mother and I always had great chats whenever we met the last number of years and she was always so proud of her girls. Sincere thoughts, Billy & Madonna M. From: Bill Moore
Sandra so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Please accept our deepest condolences .
Alex and Catherine Arsenault From: Alex Arsenault
Sandra and family, So sorry for the loss of your mother. I know how much you loved her. God bless From: Mike Ryan
Sorry to hear about your mother. She was always a kind and polite person. Hope you are all ok. Our condolences. From: Katie & Kenny
Sandra, Mary, Anne and families, seeing this breaks my heart. I have many fond memories of your Mom from our younger years. Sending you strength for the days ahead. Love, hugs and prayers to you all.
Heartfelt condolences to my Aunt Eva♥️ Rest In Peace Love Annie & Husband Normand
So very sorry for the loss of your Mom, Sandra and family. May you hold close the memories and good times you shared with her. Take care and God bless.
So very sorry to hear of your Moms passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
I am so very sad for you all, as you mourn the loss of your sweet Mom. Eva was a wonderful neighbour with a bright smile, I remember so fondly from Bay St. She had THE BEST laugh! May her love stay close to your hearts. Sincere Condolences to you all Anne Marie, Mary Catherine and Sandra & your families ♥️XO
Sandra I’m so sorry to read of your Mom’s passing. I remember her as always so nice and with a big smile and a little chat whenever I would see her out and about. Sincere condolences to you and your family
I’m saddened for your loss, she was special, when I was a child she always made me feel seen. Love and prayers for you all.
Anne Marie, Mary Catherine, And Sandra. My deepest condolences. R.I.P Eva.
Deepest condolences . Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. 🤗
My deepest condolences to Eva children. R.I P. Eva.
My deepest condolences to the children of Eva. R.I.P. Eva.
Our heartfelt condolences to all of you as you say goodbye to your mom.
Her spirit shines and lives on in her daughters and families.
Our love to all of you.
Yvon Theriault and Michelle Murray
My deepest condolences to the children of Eva. R.I.P. Eva.
Dear family, I extend my deepest condolences to you at this difficult time. Eva was a lovely lady.God Bless. Sincerely, Betty Cunningham
My thoughts and most sincere sympathies are extended to all family members and friends.
I was very saddened to read of Eva’s passing. She was a very kind and generous lady. Rest in peace Eva.
Sandra, Kenny and Family: Sending our sincerest condolences in the passing of your mom. May all the wonderful memories you have created and shared together help you over the days and months ahead. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Dear Anne Marie, Mary Catherine and Sandra,
I was sad to hear of your Mom’s death. I have very fond memories of her from when I was growing up on Bay St.
Thinking of you all,
Rosalie (Vancouver, BC)
Anne Marie, Mary and Sandra…Erica and I are so sorry to learn of the death of your Mom. Always pleasant and exceptionally proud of the three of you, she will be missed. It was my intention to come to Sydney to be with you three for the funeral this morning but threatening weather has made me think twice so unfortunately I will not be there. But please know you are all in our thoughts and our prayers. Your Mom has been so kind to Erica and I over the years, bringing us baked treats at Church and always stopping to have a chat. Our love to you and we will cherish warm memories of your Mom. Love, Valerie and Erica.
Sandra, Kenny and Family: Sending our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your Mother. Today and always may loving memories bring peace comfort and strength during this most difficult time.
Sandra and family,
My sincere condolences on the loss of your mother. She was a wonderful lady.
Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Sandra and Family- I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I met her several times with Sandra and she was such a lovely person. I hope your memories of her bring you comfort at this terribly difficult time.
Sandra and family: Am so sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. I always remember Eva as being such a kind lady. My sincere condolences.