We Remember


John went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September, 11, 2021, at the age of 93 years old. He is survived by his extended family, including numerous nieces and nephews and sister-in-law Olga Bulych, as well as by many dear friends. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 63 years, Anne (d. 2020), and is daughter, Sharon (d. 2015).

A Funeral Service will be held on WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2021, AT 11:30 AM PDT, at Dormition of the Mother of God of Ukrainian Catholic Church, 1091 Coronation Avenue, with Father Pavlo Myts presiding. Interment will follow in Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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Service Information

Service Details

The service for BULYCH, John is scheduled for WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2021, AT 11:30 AM. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

Dormition of the Mother of God of Ukrainian Catholic Church

1091 Coronation Avenue Kelowna BC


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  • Sam Bulych says:

    John was a very nice and hospitable individual.He is the last of the original
    Bulych family in Canada.

  • Frances Hargrave (nee Bulych) says:

    The man, the legend. Many wonderful memories of Uncle “boom boom” John and Auntie Anne. The last of the magnificent 7.

  • Cathy Fosti-Pytel says:

    Very sorry to find out that Uncle John has passed. Uncle John will live long in our hearts and memories. Boom Boom was indeed and extraordinary man. We are comforted in knowing that he is reunited with his beloved Anne and Sharon. Condolences to the Bulych family.

    • Bonnie Bulych says:

      RIP Uncle John. You will truly be missed. Everyone remembers you as Uncle Boom Boom lol You are now with Aunty Anne and Sharon. Till we see you again ❤️🙏

  • olga bulych says:

    So sad to see my brother-inlaw of 75 years pass. I will miss you greatly. There are many memories of wonderful family times spent together through the years. Bless your heart John.
    Olga Bulych

  • Barry, Sherril, Christion, Nicolette says:

    Our beloved Uncle John, you will be so sadly missed, now, daily, at Thanksgiving, at Christmas and most of all your Birthdays, and all the times we would spend together.. You were always the best, the best host, the best friend,
    and the BEST UNCLE !

  • Sherril Folk says:

    My Dear Uncle John, it is with such deep sorrow in my heart that I have to say goodbye to you!
    I thank you for moving to Kelowna to be close to me after my Father past so many years ago, it was heartwarming to have you
    be there. Your love and concern was always treasured. I am so glad we became so close over the years,
    I will really miss visiting you, bringing the Tim”s coffee and donuts, talking old times, we would always laugh whole heartedly, loved to
    see you smile and to see you happy warmed my heart immensely.
    I will never forget your wonderful character, your love and your infectious positive attitude.

  • Angela Kuderewko says:

    George and I are sending you hugs and prayers!

  • Norm and Dianne Boczulak. says:

    Condolences to the Bulych family, John will always be remembered.

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