April 28, 1926-September 1, 2018
Surrounded by his family, Casmir passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at the Beausejour Hospital at the age of 92. He was born in Allegra, MB.
Casmir was predeceased by his loving wife of 61 years Doreen (nee Sawatski) in 2013, his parents Zygmunt and Ann Mamrocha, his brother Joe, sister Caroline Woligroski, brother Edward, parents in-law Stanley and Anna Sawatski, brothers and sisters in-law Peter and Helen Zazula, Peter and Irene Sawatski, John Garbolinski, Helen Mamrocha, Thomas Woligroski and Andrew Klym.
Casmir will be lovingly remembered by his two sons Eugene (Donna) and Randy (Florence), grandchildren Kristina (Sam), Casmera, Michael and Lynn Rogoski, and great granddaughter Isla Rae Otto. He is also survived by sisters Nellie Klym and Adele Garbolinski, sister in-law Betty Mamrocha, many nieces, nephews and friends.
Casmir and Doreen were pen pals for 11 years before they met. They fell in love and married in Chipman, AB in 1951 and another wedding reception followed at the family homestead in Allegra, MB. Casmir and Doreen farmed alongside one another for over 60 years. After many years on the farm, the couple moved to Beausejour. They loved their frequent visits back to the farm. At age 72, Dad retired from Manitoba Crop Insurance after 22 years.
Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated on Friday, September 7 at 10:30 a.m. at Sobering Funeral Chapel, 1035 Park Avenue E., Beausejour with viewing one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in the Allegra Cemetery. Prayers will be said on Thursday, September 6 at 7:30 p.m. also at the Chapel.
The family wishes to express their sincere thank you to the Dr.’s, nurses, aides and therapists at Beausejour Hospital for the loving and compassionate care given to our dad, papa and papapa. Special thanks to Auntie Adele Garbolinski; Teresa, Janice, Denise, Patty-Jo, Phyllis, Amanda and his homecare staff “Angels” for their loving care and support. Always remember “and drive carefully”. Thank you also to the many relatives and friends that visited Dad. He always enjoyed and looked forward to seeing you all.
In lieu of flowers, if friends and family so desire, donations may be made to Beausejour Hospital, Box 1178, Beausejour, MB R0E 0C0.Print This Obituary & Condolences