Kathleen Opada Sumalpong
October 14, 1958 - May 5, 2017
Kathleen Opada Sumalpong, 58 years old from Calgary, peacefully died on Friday May 5, 2017 surrounded by her family. Kathleen was born on October 14, 1958 in Dumaguete City, Philippines to Abundio and Corazon Opada . While studying business at St. Paul College she met her husband Charlito Sumalpong and they fell in love. Kathleen and Charlito were married on March 22, 1980.
For 37 years, Kathleen was the beloved wife of Charlito and a devoted mother to their three children Kayen Cua, Kaecie Barla and Kian Bull. She was a loving Lola to her grandchildren Abigail Cua and soon to be born Grayson Alexander Bull.
Kathleen's faith never wavered during her battle with cancer. She will be remembered as someone who is compassionate and caring to everyone she met. Kathleen touched the hearts of many people as a mom, sister and a friend.
All are welcomed to attend a viewing and prayer service that will be held at Choice Memorial (105-4715 13th Street NE) on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm with a Prayer Service starting at 7:00 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Albert The Great Catholic Church (10 Prestwick Drive SE) on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 10:30 am. Immediately following the Funeral Mass, the family would like to invite you to join them for a reception at the Mahogany Beach Club (29 Masters Park SE).
To view and share photos, condolences and stories of Kathleen, please visit www.choicememorial.com. Arrangements entrusted to the care of Choice Memorial Cremation & Funeral Services. (403) 277-7343.