Chomistek, Pavel Peter

CHOMISTEK: Pavel (Paul) Peter ­Chomistek died in the Brooks Health Centre on December 6, 1990 at the age of 88 years.

He was born at Horna, Leheta, Czecho­slovakia, married in Czechoslovakia on November 6, 1925 and came to Canada in May 1936 to the Scandia area where he farmed until retiring to Brooks in 1971.

He was a member of St. Mary’s  Catholic Church.

He was predeceased by his wife Teresa on July 4,1987 and a granddaugh­ter Rebecca in 1960.

Surviving are three sons Joe (Mary) of Scandia, Emil (Angie) of Tomkins, Sask. and Paul (Evelyn) of Calgary, a daughter Eileen (Ernie) Cyr of Brooks, 13 grandchil­dren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Prayer service was held on Friday, December 7 at 7 p.m. in Smith’s Funeral Chapel and funeral mass was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Saturday, December 8 at 10 a.m. with the Reverend Keith Sorge celebrant. Interment followed in the Brooks Cemetery.

Honorary pallbearers were Rosemarie Tobias, Carl, Sheldon and Guy Chomis­tek, Marilyn Lucas, Cathy Lewis and Bonnie Cyr.

Active pallbearers were Joe, Tony, Randy, Leonard, Pat and Danny Chomis­tek.

If friends desire memorial donations may be made to the Brooks Health Centre Memorial Fund or the Handibus.

Smith Funeral Home was in charge of ­arrangements.