Borowec, Stephen

BOROWEC – Stephen Borowec of Brooks, Alberta died on March 22, 1980 in the Brooks Health Centre following a recent illness. He was 78 years of age.

He was born in the Ukraine in 1901 and came to Canada in 1927. He settled in the Iddesleigh area and later came to Patricia to the Imperial Colony district where he worked for John and Helen Ostafichuk for many years. He retired to Brooks in 1960 where he has resided since.

Funeral Service will be held in St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Thursday, March 27 at 10:00 a.m. with the Rev. L.R. Svenskey officiating. Interment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

Pallbearers are John Hewko, Harry Karpinski, Joe Punko, Nick Zagorsky, John Baran and Mike Volk.

If friends desire donations may be made to the Canadian Red Cross Society.

Smith Funeral Home Brooks-Bassano is in charge of arrangements.

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