Joseph Yurchak passed away at Rocky Mountain Village on May 31, 2010 at the age of 81 years.
Joe was born in Coal Creek on March 18, 1929 to parents Mike & Anna Jurczak. A mechanic by trade, Joe worked for Westar Mining until his retirement. An avid outdoorsman, Joe loved spending time in nature’s playground; he enjoyed fishing, hiking, gardening and travelling to new and exciting destinations. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Joe is survived by his brother Peter (Roberta) Jurczak and his sister Mary (John) Mindek.
No Funeral Services will be held by request. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2218, Fernie, BC, V0B 1M0. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.