July 8, 1930 – December 21, 2012
On December 21, 2012 Walter Popyk of Edmonton passed away at the age of 82 years.
Walter is survived by Pearl, his loving wife of 53 years; two sons, Michael and Ernest; two granddaughters, Jessica Popyk and Colleen Popyk; grandson, Nikolai Popyk; sisters, Mary Ann (Myron) and Steffie (Joe); sister-in-law, Erika; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his son, Edward; parents, Sylvester and Mary Popyk; and brothers, Billy, Edward and Ernest. Walter loved growing flowers and his back yard was his canvas - he painted with flowers. Walter was also an excellent writer of short stories.
Funeral Service Thursday, December 27 at 11:00 a.m. at Park Memorial Chapel, 9709 - 111 Avenue. Reverend Father Benny Ambrosie officiating with interment in Glenwood Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Diabetes Association, #100, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4 or Asthma Society of Canada, 124 Merton Street, Suite 401, Toronto, ON M4S 2Z2.
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