Frank Starkiewicz

was born on October 4th, 1926 in Podhajce, Poland and was called Home to be with his Lord on January 3rd, 2015 at the age of 88 years.

Frank will be lovingly remembered by his three sons, Brian of Vernon, B.C., John (Pearl) of Vernon, B.C. and Rick (Nancy) of North Saanich, B.C.; six grandchildren, Colin, Keith, Lani, Suzanne, Janelle and Laura; one sister, Stella in Poland; numerous extended family members; and his very dear friend, Sophie Kniaz of Vernon, B.C. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian on April 28th, 1994; two brothers and two sisters.

The Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, January 12th, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. with Deacon Paul Murphy officiating. A Reception will follow in the Bethel Tea Room. At the conclusion of the Reception, Frank will be laid to rest beside his beloved wife in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Frank to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation, 2101-32nd Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 5L2.

We, Frank’s family, want to express our sincere thanks to Dr. Lindsay Pritchett and staff, and the nurses and care-givers at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital for the wonderful care you all gave to our father and grandfather over the past few years. We deeply appreciate all you did for him.

Funeral arrangements have been made with


5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5


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