elevated ais2D February 9, 1947 ~ October 17, 2021
elevated ais2D Visitation
Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm
elevated ais2D Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6
elevated ais2D Due to Covid-19 capacity restrictions, we are inviting family and friends to pay their respects, offer condolences and then kindly exit the building to allow for others to enter. A maximum of 30 people will be permitted into the visitation room at a time.
elevated ais2D Funeral Mass – Private
Friday, October 22, 2021 – By Invitation Only
elevated ais2D Obituary
elevated ais2D It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Gabi. She passed away peacefully on October 17, 2021 at her home in North York, Ontario. Gabi was predeceased by her parents, Imre and Matilda Muranyi. She is survived by her loving husband, Joseph, daughter, Erika (Simon) and by her grandchildren, Conrad and Greta. She is also survived by her brothers, Imre (Sylvie), Andrew (Tommy and Andrea), Steve (Shelly), nieces Julie (Olivier) and Lori (Lacy), and godsons Zoltan and Daniel.
elevated ais2D Born in Debrecen Hungary on February 9, 1947, Gabi immigrated to Montreal, Canada in the late 1950s. She spent the early part of her life working at Bell Canada as an outside plant planning consultant. Her passions included camping with her family in her Volkswagen van while exploring parts of Algonquin Park and the east coast of Canada / US. After retirement Gabi enjoyed travelling the world. Some of her most memorable destinations included Japan, Australia, Italy, France and Hungary.
elevated ais2D Gabi was known for her culinary skills and artistic talent. Events at the Pataki household always included delicious meals from Gabi’s kitchen. She also enjoyed pursuing her creative talents in both painting and sculpting.
elevated ais2D Generous, loving and loyal, Gabi brought joy and kindness into the lives of all those who were fortunate to have known her. She will be greatly missed for her kind disposition, generous spirit and love that she shared for her family and friends.
elevated ais2D Gabi and her family would like to express great thanks to all of those who helped her along in her journey. Those at the Providence Centre who provided great comfort and care under Dr. Brodie as well as Wendell and his team (Zhenna, Joy, Eileen and Bernalyn) for the kindness and support that they provided in Gabi’s final weeks.
elevated ais2D Visitation to be held at Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home, 211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill on Thursday, October 21, 2021 from 4-8 p.m. Due to Covid-19 capacity restrictions, we are inviting friends to pay their respects, offer condolences and then kindly exit the building to allow for others to enter. An invitation-only funeral mass will take place for immediate family with entombment at a later date in Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery.
elevated ais2D In lieu of flowers, donations in Gabi’s memory can be made to either The Covenant House Toronto or Mt. Sinai Hospital Foundation, Zane Cohen Centre for Digestive Diseases