Walter (Wally) Ursulak

Walter (Wally) Ursulak

Ursulak, Walter (Wally) — passed away at the age of 75 years at Castleview Care Center in Castlegar on August 28, 2013. Wally was born September 14, 1937 in Calder, Sask.

Long-time resident of Castlegar, Walter worked at Selkirk College for 30 years, retiring in 2002. Previously Wally worked for ALCAN in Kitimat, B.C. for 13 years before moving to Castlegar.

Walter loved the outdoors, fishing, camping and watching wrestling, all in the close company of his beloved wife. They were inseparable until his final breath.

Wally is survived by his loving wife Florence of 55 years, his sons; Bill, Brian (Nesha) and Bob, his daughter Debbie, grandchildren; Krystal (Justin), Jesse (Kaelyn), Patience, Fallon, Brenda, Riley and Victoria, great grandchildren; Owen, Faerah, Trayden, and Jaxson. He is predeceased by his parents Fred and Rose, and his brother Eddie and sister Mary.

By Wally’s request a private family service will be held. Al Grywacheski of Castlegar Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in Wally’s name to the BC Cancer Foundation, 150-686 West Broadway St. Vancouver, B.C. V5Z.

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I Thank you for the love each have shown, but now it is time I travelled alone.

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