We Remember

OLESIEJUK, Stanley Edward

October 19, 1935 — January 21, 2013

It is with tremendous sadness that we announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, Stan Olesiejuk, at the Central Okanagan Hospice House, after a long and hard fought battle with cancer.  Predeceased by his sister Kashmira in 2011.  He will be greatly missed by his beautiful wife of 53 years, Deanna; their children: Steven, Jean (Stewart) and Kathleen (Carrie); grandchildren:  Lindsay (Rory), Marlon (Angela), Haley (Evan), Taylor, Kirstin and Tyson; plus four great grandchildren: Kya, Ashtyn, Leah and Cooper.  Also survived by nephew Richard Onoferson, great niece Kashmira Onoferson and brother-in-law Larry Flatness.  A Celebration of Stan’s life will be held on Saturday, February 2nd at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Reception to follow the service at East Kelowna Hall, 2704 East Kelowna Road.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

Saturday, February 2nd at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for OLESIEJUK, Stanley Edward is scheduled for Saturday, February 2nd at 1:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Maureen Champion says:

    Kathleen and family, I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your father. I hope your memories will help you thru this time.

  • Marilyn says:

    My sincere sympathies to Jean and the entire family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Lorraine and Dave says:

    To Kathleen, Carrie and family: Dave and I are so sorry to hear about your loss. We care about you deeply and our thoughts are with you at this time. We are sorry we cannot be there for you but we think of you often.
    Love to you all.

  • Steve Fair says:

    My thoughts are with you and your family. Take care.

    Steve Fair

  • Bob Barten says:

    My thoughts are with the family at this difficult time. Stan made a such an impact on my life as a co-worker and friend..

  • Katherine Gilmore says:

    Deanna, Jean, Kathleen and Steven,
    I am thinking of you all at this time and remembering Stan in my thoughts and in my prayers. I share in your sorrow, and remember Stan especially with his welcoming smile and hugs for me.
    With love and prayers from your cousin Katherine (Gilmore)
    New Westminster, BC

  • Naomi Bothe says:

    I’m so sorry to hear of Stan’s passing. I remember his smiling face and how friendly he always was at the farmers market. I will miss seeing him there. He was very talented and I always loved to stop and look at his beautiful copper fountains.

  • dan depper says:

    our thoughts and feelings are whith you steve and family dan dillon abby

  • Don and Marilyn Melashenko says:

    Dear Deanna – We are so sorry to hear of Stan’s passing. Always pictured him as a friendly, people loving person. We are reaching out to you in prayer as you go through this difficult time. May God heal your tender heart and wrap you in His tender embrace.

  • The Lefebvre Family says:

    Deanna, Jeannie, Steven, Kathleen and family,

    Thinking of you all at this sad time.

    With Much Love,

  • Mary Docksteader says:

    On behalf of the Docksteader clan, I wish to send our deepest sympathy to Deanna and all the family for the loss of dear Stan. A caring man with a wonderful smile for everyone. He will be sorely missed by us all. Mary

  • Vi and Steve Gorkoff says:

    Deanna, Jeannie, Steven and Kathleen: Thinking of you at this difficult time. Our thoughts are with you. Stan was a caring man and always spoke very highly of his family. As a co-worker, Stan has left me many great memories, and whenever I think of them it brings a smile or a laugh to my face. Rest in peace Stan

  • Debbie says:

    I am so sorry to all of you for the loss of Stan. My thoughts are with you all and I know I will miss sitting in the back yard and not seeing Mr. Wilson. So many great stories and memories to talk about. Will miss all those great stories Mr Wilson. Hugs Debbie Gibbs

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