November 4, 1932 – Thorhild, Alberta
January 29, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta
Victor Kolewaski, beloved husband of Myrna Kolewaski (nee Pearce) of Calgary, passed away on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the age of 82 years.
Victor owned barber shops in Vegreville, Banff and Calgary. It was during his time in Banff when he met the love of his life Myrna and they married in 1958. Victor successfully invested in real estate and land development in and around the Calgary area. He loved working in his yard and garden, where he grew his prized tomatoes. Neighbors and strangers would stop to admire his yard. He always enjoyed watching his favorite two teams the Calgary Stampeders and the Flames.
Victor is survived by his wife Myrna; his children, Scott (Kim) of Lyalta and Linda (Brent) of Calgary; his grandchildren, Tony and Angela Kolewaski and Jenae, Rachel and Collette White; his sisters, Anne and Rose; and his sisters-in-law, Irene and Rose.
Victor was predeceased by his parents John and Julia Kolewaski; brothers, Joe, Mike, Dan, Pete, Steve, and Roy; and sisters, Mary, Sophie, and Helen.
A Private Family Service will be held. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Santuari Hospice, c/o Calgary Health Trust, Suite 800, 11012 MacLeod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2J 6A5, Telephone: (403) 943-0615, www.thetrust.ca. Special thanks to the Nurses at the Foothills Unit 47 and the loving hands of those at Santuari Hospice.
In living memory of Victor Kolewaski, 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