Born May 9, 1921 in Neuendorf, Ukraine passed away peacefully March 18, 2011. John was predeceased by his wife Natalie of 60 years. He is survived by daughter Monika (Ralph), two sons John (Norma) and Klaus (Colleen). John also leaves behind six grandchildren Jason, Marni, Laura, Julia, Michael and Stephanie, two great grandchildren Adam and Jax. John resided at Cottonwoods Care Centre for his last 3 years and the family would like to send a heartfelt thank you for their care. Rest in peace. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.