ObituaryIt is with profound sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of Hryhorij in his 95th year at the Ukrainian Canadian Care Centre. Beloved husband of the late Kateryna (2013), adored Tato to Lesia and husband Roman Charko, cherished Dido to Markian and Yuri (Victoria). He was a patriotic Ukrainian whose journey began in Ostriw, Ternopilska obl. Ukraine, to serving in the 1st Divizia “Halychyna” during WW II, to prisoner of war in Rimini, Italy. After the war he was chosen to go to England and lastly Canada. His pride and joy was his family. A special thank-you to all the staff of the U.C.C.C. for their compassionate and wonderful care. Friends will be received at the U.C.C.C., 60 Richview Rd. on Tuesday, May 23rd from 6 to 8 pm, with Panakhyda at 7 pm. Funeral service to be held at the U.C.C.C. on Wednesday, May 24th at 9:30 am. Burial to follow at St. Volodymyr Cemtery, Oakville. In memory of Hryhorij donations may be made to the U.C.C.C. or Help Us Help the Children. “Vichnaya Pamyat”
May 23, 2017
At the Ukrainian Canadian Care Centre, 60 Richview Road, from 6-8 p.m. Panakhyda at 7 p.m.
May 24, 2017
Ukrainian Canadian Care Centre, 60 Richview Road, Toronto
Burial / Entombment / Cremation
St. Volodymyr Cemetery, Oakville