John Zawyrucha

Mr. John Zawyrucha was born in Hazel dell, SK. on May 15th 1930 and passed away peacefully at home in Kelowna with his family by his side on Friday, Feb 20th at the age of 78. He will be remembered by his wife Annie of 52 years. 3 sons, Kelly of Chestemere. Dan and his wife Adrienne of North Vancouver. Rod and his wife Karen of Kelowna. 4 Grandchildren, Bailey, Janelle, Tucker and Justin. Also his special son Willie and his wife Barb of Vernon and numerous brothers and sisters. John was predeceased by his parents, Mike and Pearl, brothers, Tom, Walter, Bill, Metro and his sister Katie. John was born in Hazell dell and settled in the Okanagan. John worked in the mining, dairy and hotel industries and enjoyed his retirement years out at the cabin with his family and grandkids. He could easily be found sitting around his campfire, puttering around on a propane appliance or cleaning his fishing tackle in Okanagan Lake. We will miss you “Pope”. At the request of the family no service will be held. A celebration of John’s life will be held in May. Arrangements have been made with Fischer’s Funeral Services of Salmon Arm B.C.