William “Bill” Solowoniuk

William "Bill" Solowoniuk

William passed away peacefully at the Vernon Hospice House with his family by his side. He will be dearly missed and is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Marita, and his children, Keri and Carmen.

Born in Poland, Warsaw, Bill was a great traveler, loved reading, gardening, Willie Nelson and enjoyed eating food. He was a 30 year member of the Bouchie Lake and Cariboo Pulp and Paper Fire Departments, enjoyed trail rides out to Pan Phillips Homestead and started the Central BC Skydivers.

A Gentleman to the end.

A special Mass request for Bill will be held on Saturday July 21st at 9 am in St. Annes Catholic Church, Quesnel. BC. and the Memorial Tea from 1 pm. to 3 pm. at Fran Hewitt’s home. 250-992-3956.

Expressions of sympathy and any donations can be given to the “Halina Seniors Centre”, 3310 – 37 Avenue, Vernon BC. V1T2Y5. 

Quesnel Cariboo Observer

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