Peacefully, on Thursday, May 12, 2022, at the Ukrainian Canadian Care Centre, at the age of 97 passed away. Beloved husband of Nadia (Nelly) for 63 years. Loving father of Michael, Alicia, and Mary (Dolban). Cherished grandfather of Talya, Tessa, and Bryson and father in law for Tracey Leshkiw and Bohdan Dolban.
He was born in Bryzawa, Ukraine and immigrated to Canada in 1955. He met his wife Nadia Gulycz and were married on May 25, 1959.
While living in Sudbury he worked for Inco as a Train Conductor for 35 years retiring at 60 years. He loved the outdoors. He loved to fish, blueberry and mushroom picking and going to Villa Maria Ukrainian camp for a swim or talking with friends.
Friends may call at the Turner & Porter ‘Neweduk’ Chapel, 1981 Dundas Street West, Mississauga), on Sunday from 5-7 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Ukrainian Catholic Church, 300 River Oaks Blvd., Oakville, on Monday, May 16, 2022, at 11 a.m.
Interment St. Volodymyr Cemetery.
Any donations can be made to the Canada- Ukraine Foundation- https://www.cufoundation.ca/