Vinka Pejin

Obituary of Vinka Pejin

April 20, 1928 - Sivac, Yugoslavia

March 21, 2023 - Calgary, Alberta


Vinka Pejin, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at the age of 94 years.


Vinka was born in Sivac, Yugoslavia on April 20, 1928. She moved to Calgary, AB, Canada, in 1994, leaving the country of her birth. Vinka accomplished much through her life and was particularly proud of being a mother to her predeceased daughter Jelena, and a grandmother to her grandson Viktor. Along with Viktor, Vinka is survived by her son-in-law Nenad, as well as by her numerous nieces, cousins, and friends. She will be most remembered for her endless generosity, kindness and love for her family.


Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McInnis & Holloway (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street N, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6) on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, from 2:00 p.m, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Graveside Services will be held at Queen’s Park Cemetery (3219 4 Street NW, Calgary, AB T2M 3A6) on Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at 3:30 p.m. Condolences, memories, and photos can also be shared and viewed here.


In living memory of Vinka Pejin, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-243-8200.

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