Obituary of PAUL WASYLNUK
February 1, 1934 – September 12, 2023
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Paul Wasylnuk on September 12, 2023 at St. Boniface Hospital.
Left to mourn his passing is his wife Nellie, sisters Nettie Newton, Doreen Csati and sister-in-law Stella (Bob) Woroniuk and many nieces and nephews.
Born in Rackham Manitoba to Bessie and Harry Wasylnuk, Paul was the youngest of 10 children.
At age 18, Paul left the farm and moved to Winnipeg. In 1952 Paul started work for CP Rail and after 37 years retired as a freight claims inspector.
Paul married Nellie (Wepruk) on September 1, 1956. They spent 67 years together.
In 1970 Paul and Nellie moved to Transcona where they spent the remainder of their life.
Paul and Nellie enjoyed fishing, and mushroom picking at their trailer at Dorothy Lake in the Whiteshell.
Paul liked to say “He had a good life”.
Cremation has taken place.
Funeral Service will be held September 20, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at Cropo Funeral Chapel,1800 Day Street, Winnipeg, MB. Interment to follow at Transcona Cemetery, 5014 Dugald Road.
Flowers gratefully declined: donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
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