March 3, 1957 – October 25, 2022

Renée Lynn Plichta passed away October 25, 2022, at her home in Ottawa, Ontario.

Preceded by her parents Ida and John; and eldest brother Eddie. She will be dearly missed by surviving siblings Patricia, Gordon, and Ninette; son Alex and wife Caroline; grandchildren Anicca and Félix; dedicated friends Mike and Susan; and countless others who cherished her and maintained close bonds throughout her optimistic battle against pulmonary fibrosis.

A private service will be held in mid-November in the GTA. Please contact son Alex for details. Donations in Renée’s honour can be made to the Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. Online condolences may be left at