Richard Kurulok

Was born October 20th 1948 in Trail and passed away after a lengthy Illness on January 19, 2017 with his family by his side.

Richard spent all his life in Beaver Falls.

He is survived by his wife Linda, Stepchildren Trina, Leah and Randy(Joan), grandchildren Travis, Darcy, Jesse, Nicole(Derril), Danielle(Sean), Autumn(Harley) Brady and Coby and Three great grandchildren Nadine, Hayden and Kaelyn, two Brothers and two sisters, also his special aunt Dodo, Uncle Bill(Nula) Bain, numerous nieces and nephews.

He is predeceased by his mother and father Betty and Nick, his Bain grandparents

Rick worked for Teck. Loved fishing and camping trips and had a special place in his heart for Yahk.

In the past years Rick and Linda appreciated the extra support from his big brother Dave (Noma) Kurulok. His friend Bill Gohn for giving him “a little bit of normal” getting him out for beers with the boys, Rick looked so forward to these outings.

A Cebebration of life will be held January 28 2017 at the Fruitvale Hall from 1:30 – 3:30pm. Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s register at

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