It is with great sorrow that the family of Bill Ewaschuk announces his passing on Wednesday, August 25, 2004 at the age of 75 years.
Born on February 19, 1929 at Krakow, Alberta, Bill attended TECH, now known as SAIT, and graduated with his Auto Mechanics Certificate while apprenticing with Alberta Nash. When Alberta Nash closed its business Bill started his new career with the Calgary Herald and worked there for thirty-four years until his retirement in 1991.
He is survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Annette of fourty-seven years; his children, Linda (Victor) Klimavicius, Douglas Ewaschuk, and Barbara (Robert) Pelletier; his four cherished grandsons, Kristopher, Ryan, Bradley, and Collin, all of Calgary; brothers John (Anne) and Edward (Rosaline); and his sister Elsie; along with numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Andrew and Mary; and his bother Joseph.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Sunday, August 29, 2004 at 7:30 pm.
Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at St. Stephen’s Ukrainian Catholic Church (4903 – 45th Street S.W.) on Monday, August 30, 2004 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Rendall Yackimec, Celebrant. Graveside Service to follow in “St. Joseph’s Section” at Queens’s Park Cemetery. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
The family would like to express their thanks to Dr. S. Wong and the staff of Unit 74 of the Rockyview General Hospital for their compassionate care.
In living memory of Bill Ewaschuk, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Fish Creek Chapel, 14441 BANNISTER ROAD S.E., TELEPHONE: (403) 256-9575.Print This Obituary & Condolences