June 2, 1943 – September 30, 2021
Mrs. Savitri Ashtakala was born in Vijayawada, India, on June 2, 1943. She married Dr. Ashtakala Chandrasekharam in 1963 and moved to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada in 1968. She was a friendly, gentle person who liked to sing, was a good cook, and did volunteer work at the Red Cross. After her husband's death in 1996, she continued to live in Edmonton. She had many friends in the Telugu community and liked to attend social events and go to the temple. She also enjoyed spending time with her nieces when they visited, or when she visited them. She is survived by her nieces and nephews, great-nephews, brother-in-law, and sister-in-law and many friends. She was a sweet person and will be missed.
Hainstock’s Funeral Home and Crematorium is participating in Alberta’s restrictions exemption program. All individuals attending indoor funeral services will be required to provide COVID-19 proof of vaccination or proof of a privately-paid negative rapid test result taken within 72 hours of service, or documentation of medical exemption.
Savitri Ashtakala Funeral Service
Thursday, October 7, 2021