It is with great sadness that the family of John Gaweda announces his passing on Tuesday, May 11th, 2021 at the age of 69. John will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 44 years, Jadwiga Gaweda and his children, Frank, Greg (Cheryl), and Alex (Ashley). John will be deeply missed by his siblings Ziggy, Richard and Grace. John was predeceased by his parents Ignacy and Isabella. John will forever be remembered by his nieces, nephews, extended family and dear friends.
John was born in Poland on March 24th, 1952 to Ignacy Gaweda and Isabella Gaweda. In 1963 he immigrated to Canada with his parents and siblings in hope for better opportunities. John was an extremely driven man, he devoted his life to providing for his family. Through hard work and dedication John built a successful carpentry business from the ground up. In 1976 John married the love of his life Jadwiga and they spent 44 wonderful years together. Johns family was the most important part of his life, he was a loving husband and father. John will always be remembered for his sense of humor, he could always put a smile on your face with one of his classic jokes. John formed lifelong friendships at work, he was truly loved by the J&I Gaweda Construction family. John will be greatly missed by his family, friends and all who knew him.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions the visitation and funeral service will be held privately. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in memory of John Gaweda can be made to Helmets to Hard Hats. Make A Donation Online – Helmets To Hardhats.
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