Buchko
Orest

Date de décès:
mardi 9 avril 2019

source
The Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK
2019-04-12

Orest Buchko passed away on April 9, 2019 at the age of 89. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. from Hillcrest Funeral Home (210 Wess Rd., Saskatoon, SK). Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorial.ca A full obituary will appear in a future edition. Jamie Rugg. Published on April 12, 2019 in The Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK --- Orest Buchko died suddenly at age 89, on April 9, 2019. A strong man with a gentle loving spirit has journeyed forward to seek the adventure that waits beyond this life. Orest was preceded in death by his parents Josephine and Steven (Taras), brother Emil and nephew Steven. Mourning his passing is his loving wife of 63 years, Iris and brother, Zenon, son, Donald (Phyllis), daughter, Diane (Earl) Miller, five grandchildren, Kevin (Rosemary McCallum) Miller, Chris Miller (Janice Procyk), Vanessa Buchko, Amanda Buchko (Braden Bunce), Monica Buchko (Kyle Markwart), plus numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Born in Prince Albert on June 17, 1929, raised in Meath Park, Sask. Orest was active in the community and volunteered many hours at his church and was involved in its music ministry. Orest enjoyed world travel, the outdoors, camping, fishing, skiing and hiking. He loved to spend time at the cabin at Candle Lake. Orest took great pride in his grandchildren, always supporting them at various school activities, sports events and achievements. He had a lifelong love of music and played his guitar with many groups since he was young, including the Rhythm Serenaders, Heavenly Hash and Saskatoon Jammers. Orest taught in rural schools before entering university and receiving a Degree in Pharmacy from the University of Saskatchewan in 1955. He worked at Royal University Hospital and served as Director of Pharmacy from 1963 to 1990. Orest had many outstanding professional accomplishments throughout his career. The passion and energy he brought to all areas of his life was also reflected in his work within the profession of pharmacy. He will be missed. In lieu of flowers, donations are appreciated to the Saskatchewan Lung Association, Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan or charity of your choice. A Memorial Service for Orest will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Funeral Home (210 Wess Rd, east on 8th St, first right past Briargate Rd). Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorial.ca Jamie Rugg. Published on April 16, 2019 in The Star Phoenix, Saskatoon, SK

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