May 15, 1921 – February 22, 2012
Marian Baranowski of Calgary passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at the age of 90 years.
Marian was born on May 15, 1921 in Sokolka, Poland. He served with the Polish army, attached to the 8th British Army. He arrived in Canada in 1947 and later met and married Jean, who predeceased him in 2004.
Dad will be lovingly remembered by his daughters, Donna Baranowski and Irene (Ed) Benedet; son Richard (Audrey) Baranowski; grandchildren, Jason (Erika) Benedet, Stacy (Sam) Nigrelli and Brad Baranowski; great-grandchildren Lexie, Isabel and Emerson. He will always be remembered for his unique sense of humour, and his compassion and sensitivity towards other people. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Santuari Hospice, located at the Peter Lougheed Centre.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady Queen of Peace Polish Catholic Church (2111 Uxbridge Drive N.W.) on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Marian Baranowski, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences