Passed away peacefully, January 18, 2011 and will be lovingly missed by his wife Ellen, son Mario, daughter Becky, granddaughter Cassie, brother Gary (Mina), sister Doreen Olynyk and numerous nieces and nephews; he will also live on fondly in Ellen’s family’s memory. A warm thank you to the staff and caregivers at Spring Valley Care Centre, especially Mayette and Andrea for their kindness. Interment to follow at a later date in Mayerthorpe, AB. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Springvalley Care Centre, 355 Terai Court, Kelowna, BC, V1X 5X6. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.