Walter Demoskoff

Walter Demoskoff

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our father, grandfather, and great grandfather Walter Demoskoff.

Walter was born in Saskatoon Sask. Jan 10, 1935 and died peacefully surrounded by his family on October 22, 2011.

Walter had a life long career in the forest industry. He was an active member of the U.S.C.C. and was involved with many organizations and associations within the Castlegar and Slocan Valley area. In his spare time he enjoyed gardening, fishing, and playing cards. Walter had a wonderful sense of humor that he loved to share with his friends and and was a constant solid strength for the family.

Walter is survived by his 3 daughters, Lorissa Demoskoff of Vancouver B.C., Penny (Dan) Zoobkoff of Shoreacres B.C., Holly (Dan) Podovelnikoff of Moscow, Russia, 7 grandchildren and 4 great grand-children. He also leaves behind his brother Cyril (Hazel) Demoskoff of South Slocan.

A traditional Doukhobor funeral ceremony was held on October 29, 2011 at the Slocan Park Community Hall.

Sarah Greenwood of the Castlegar Funeral Chapel was

entrusted with arrangements.

May God accept him into his heavenly kingdom.

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