Lyubov Ilnitskaya, 81 of Mint Hill, slipped into the arms of her Lord on October 29, 2021 while in the care of Pruitt Health-Union Pointe and surrounded by her loving family. Lyubov was born on July 9, 1940 to Dmitriy and Tatyana (Razvalyaeva) Kulukin in Elektrostal, Russia.
Lyubov loved life and was never afraid to show it. Her life was full and all who knew her found peace in her words. She loved to do many things such as singing and she lived to cook for her family. Her greatest passion was the love she had for her Lord and reading her scriptures everyday.
She found and fell in love with her husband of 60 years, Vladimir Ilnitskiy. Together they raised their family and through the years they have watched it grow. Sons, Michael, Alexandr and wife Svetlana, Nikolay and wife Anna, Timofey and wife Nataliya, Viktor and wife Irina. Daughters, Irina, Lyudmila, Naudia and husband Markus, Nataliya and Yuliya. Their treasured grandchildren, Igor and his wife Maribel, Yuriy and his wife Ester, Inna, Ludmila, Kristina, Joanna, Nikita, Ella, Marvin, Leana and Angelika. The apple of their eye, great grandchild, Emma.
Services for Lyubov will be Tuesday, November 2, 2021 with a visitation starting at 10:00 am at the First Slavic Baptist Church located at 7600 Plott Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215 followed by interment at Sunset Memory Gardens located at 8901 Lawyers Rd, Mint Hill, NC 28227.
Arrangements are by Life and Legacy Funerals and Cremations, 6525 Old Monroe Rd, Indian Trail, NC 28079