It is with great sadness that the family announces the peaceful passing of our father, grandfather and great-grandfather Julius Horbachewsky on May 8th, 2017 at the age of 84. Julius was born in Preeceville, Saskatchewan and moved to Calgary in the 1950’s.
Julius is survived by his children Joey, Tamra Hillis (Tom), Donna Jakowski (Frank), Danny, Suzy Love (Kevin), his beloved grandchildren, Tanya Hillis, Teresa (Sean) Mills (Hillis), Kimberly (Mike) Gilham (Jakowski), Kelsey Jakowski, Jason (Alyssa) Love, Kaitlyn (Lynn Machacek) Love, Robert (Carleen Smith) Love, Cyhrus Horbachewsky, and his beloved great-grandchildren, Peyton, Nolan and Allison Mills and Brianna Gilham. Julius was predeceased by his parents, his brother Benny and his beloved wife Rita in 2010.
A Celebration of Julius’s life will be held on Sunday, May 14th at the Vulcan Lodge Hall, 231 Centre Street, Vulcan, from 2 to 4 pm.
The family wishes to express its sincere thanks to all the staff at the Vulcan Palliative Care and the Peter Dawson Lodge for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked for tributes to be made in memory of Julius to the Vulcan Health Care Palliative Unit (Box 299, Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0) or the Alberta Lung Association.
Arrangements in care of Vulcan Funeral Home. Telephone 1-403-485-2633. E-mail condolences through www.vulcanfuneralhome.ca.