Lorne Arthur KULAK

KULAK, Lorne Arthur

 

Passed away unexpectedly on Monday, September 19, 2016 at the age of 72. Survived by his loving wife Wendy of 44 years; daughters Melanie (Pat) Wolczuk of Kelowna and Karla (Angelo) Stradiotta of Vancouver; 5 grandchildren Bethany, Sydney, Joen, Colson and Evelino; sister Loretta Riddell and sister-in-law Rita Kulak; brother Richard (Anice) Kulak and brother-in-law John Borisenko as well as numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. Predeceased by sisters Wally and Gerda and brother Egon. Lorne was born and raised in Stoney Plain, Alberta. He came to Kelowna in 1966 where he became part-owner of Hilltop Sand & Gravel with his brother Egon. He married Wendy in 1972. The business sold in 1992 but he continued driving truck and helping out. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC with Dottie Thiessen officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation www.kghfoundation.com

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.