Gustave Joseph Burzinski


We regret to announce the death at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on July 17, 2006, of Gustave Joseph Burzinski, at the age of 92 years. Gus was born in Rosthern, Sask., and was a longtime resident of Alberta prior to moving to Creston, B.C. He was a resident of the North Okanagan area since 1990. Gus as predeceased by his wife, Myrtle, in 1983, and by a stepson, Ken Cowan, in 2006. He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by sons: Jack Cowan, Larry Burzinski, and Kris (Jane) Burzinski; daughters Carolee, Kathy, and Linda; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and many extended family members. At his request, there will be no public funeral service, but friends are invited to join the family at a gathering to celebrate Gus’ life. This will be held on Saturday, July 22, from 4pm until 8pm, at 9001 Mackie Drive in Coldstream. Flowers are gratefully declined. Friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Gus to the B.C. Wildlife Federation, 5659-176 St., Surrey, V3S 4C5. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home. 250-542-0155

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