Vicki (nee Surkan) Gurski August 23, 1924 - November 6, 2012 After a brief illness with pneumonia, Vicki passed away peacefully at Surrey Memorial Hospital on Nov 6, 2012. She is survived by her husband Paul, children Don & Paulette, and grandchildren Melissa, Paul & Stephanie. Born on a farm in Saskatchewan, Vicki later worked as a school teacher between 1943-1957. She married Paul Gurski in 1949 and raised her young family in Fosston, Saskatoon, & North Battleford. Together with her husband, she owned and operated Globe and Marlborough hotels in Sask until 1964. The family moved to Coquitlam, BC in 1965 where Vicki worked as a substitute teacher, and later as a Real Estate Agent. She retired in 1989 to enjoy curling, golfing, lawn bowling and bridge. Memorial service on Friday, Nov 16, 2012, Valley View Funeral Home, Arbor Center, 14660-72nd Avenue, Surrey at 10:30 am. In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
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Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Nov. 10, 2012