Josie Wasowicz (May 16, 1929 – Aug. 13, 2017)

Josie Wasowicz, resident of Spirit River, passed away on Sunday, August 13, 2017, in Central Peace Health Complex Long Term Care, at the age of 88 years. Josie was born May 16, 1929 in Prince Albert, SK. She moved to Whitburn, AB at a year old. She went to Ksituan School. She also travelled to Montreal on a few occasions and had a love for farming and gardening. Josie was a kind, loving, and a very hard-working person.

She will be sadly missed by her children: Charles Wasowicz, Marjorie Hansen, Frank Wasowicz, and Valorie Rodts; grandchildren: Melody Nelson, Shawn Hansen, Dexter Rodts, Katherine Wasowicz, and Elizabeth Wasowicz; greatgrandchildren: Isaac Rodts, Oliver Rodts, Tanya Nelson, and Vanessa Nelson.

She was predeceased by her parents Mary and Casper Drzewicki; husband Frank Wasowicz; infant daughter Antonia; brother Casper Drzewicki; brothers-in-law: Charles and Casper Wasowicz; and sister-in-law Helen Wasowicz.

A Viewing will was held on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 4:00-8:00pm, at Oliver’s Funeral Home in
Grande Prairie. A Funeral Service will was held on Saturday, Au- gust 19, 2017, at 1:00pm, at Grace Gospel Chapel in Spirit River. Memorial donations may be made to AHS – Central Peace Health Complex – Long Term Care (PO Box 339, Spirit River, AB, T0H 3G0). Condolences may be sent
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