Vanda Maria Olcsvary

November 7, 1932 - November 23, 2019

Funeral Details: A celebration of life will be held at Burton Avenue United Church in Barrie, December 8, 2019 at 

Vanda Olcsvary of Barrie, passed away peacefully Saturday morning November 23, 2019 at the Bob Rumball home in Barrie, she was 87 years of age.


Vanda was born November 7, 1932, in Rome Italy.  She was the youngest of 3 siblings, the eldest her brother Livio and her sister Vera.  She came to Canada in 1959 and after meeting her husband Sandor Olcsvary, they created a life together in Toronto raising two girls, Vera and Monica.  Vanda and Sandor moved to Barrie in 2001, enjoying their retirement together spending time with their grandchildren.


Sandor, her loving husband mourns her loss and takes comfort in knowing she is at peace.  Brother Livio and family, and relatives in Italy, also mourn her loss.


Her grandchildren, Mark (& Gillian), Laura, Michael (& Alyssa) and Robert, will dearly miss their Nonna.


Vera and husband David Pipher, and Monica and husband Steve Tarasco, will miss the love and light she brought into their lives.


A celebration of life will be held at Burton Avenue United Church in Barrie, December 8, 2019 at  Visitors are welcome to arrive at 1:30 p.m. to greet family members.  Following the service, please join us for light refreshments.


Burton Avenue Church is located at, 37 Burton Avenue Barrie Ont. L4N 3J3


The family would like to say a heartfelt thank you to all the staff at The Bob Rumball home in Barrie for the compassion and exceptional care they provided to Vanda.


In lieu of flowers, please make donations to either:

Heart and Stroke Canada: In memory of Vanda Olcsvary

The Bob Rumball Foundation: Gift designation - seniors support, In memory of Vanda Olcsvary


3 Condolences
  • darlene caven
    Posted on: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 Reply

    I am so sorry for your loss Vera…..I loved your mom..she was such a sweet soul…please know we are thinking of you at this difficult time…huge hugs to you and your family xx

  • Jeff and Aleisha Weber
    Posted on: Thursday, November 28, 2019 Reply

    Please accept our deepest sympathies. We were saddened to hear about your loss. Dave and Vera, you are in our thoughts and prayers.

    Jeff and Aleisha Weber.

  • Elaine Pipher & Dean Pipher
    Posted on: Friday, December 6, 2019 Reply

    Dear Vera,
    and to David, Mark and Laura,
    Please accept our deepest heartfelt condolences. Whenever we saw your Mom it was during the celebrations in life. At weddings, Thanksgiving, Christmas and christenings. It was so precious and a pleasure to spend these times with her and to know her. This is how we will remember your Mom. Smiling.

    Our deepest heartfelt condolences to your Dad Sandor and to your sister Monica and family.

    Love and Hugs

    Dean, Elaine and Hagen

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