October 3, 1929 – February 15, 2015
Joe, beloved husband of Sonya, was born in Sudbury, ON, grew up in Wawa, ON and graduated in Mining Engineering from Queen’s University in Kingston, ON in 1952.
He was recruited by Shell Canada where he met and married Sonya Parama in 1957. He remained with Shell Canada until his retirement in 1984.
He is survived by his children Michael (Anne) Roksana and Jacquie, Toronto, ON; Brent (Barbara) Hollywood, CA; Dianne (John) Richmond Hill, ON. He is also survived by his sister Stella Dorrance, Kingston, ON, brother Eddie Piaskoski, Sault Ste. Marie, ON and sisters-in-law Gloria Rein, Lethbridge, AB and Natalie (Norm) Speckmaier, Vancouver BC; as well as his nieces and nephews.
A special thanks to Dr. Israel Belenkie for his care and compassion through the years, as well as to the doctors and nurses at the Foothills Hospital in Joe’s final days. At Joe’s request, there will be no funeral service.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Joe’s name may be made to Calgary Humane Society (SPCA), 4455 – 110th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta, T2C 2T7 .
In living memory of Joe Piaskoski, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: 403-241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences