July 1, 1951 – October 21, 2021
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ernie Martin Gerald Kulczycki. Ernie (Jaju) passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family.
Ernie was predeceased by his parents Ruth and Stanley Kulczycki and his in laws Mabel and Walter Shura. Left to mourn his passing is his loving wife of 47 years, Marilyn (Mama K), Daughter Kristen Stewart (Jon), Son Michael Kulczycki (Jess), Grandson Kaidyn Kulczycki, Granddaughter Ava Kulczycki, Tyler, Christopher, Mya and his beloved dog and companion Teemu.
Ernie grew up in a large family and will be missed by his siblings, Bernadette (Jim), Robert (Deena), Kelly (Sue), Rodney as well as his sister and brother in laws Sharon and Connie, Donna (Les), Debbie (Loren), Peter (Kim) and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and other extended Family and Friends especially Fred Pedruchny.
Ernie was raised in Pointe du Bois then moved to Winnipeg and married the love of his life Marilyn. Later pursuing his career as an electrician for the City of Winnipeg for over 35 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, curling, playing horseshoes and spending time in the country at the family farms in Hadashville and Lac du Bonnet. Many family and friends remember Ernie for being the master at smoking fish and his love for watching sports. He took pride in watching and attending his children and grandchildren’s many activities. Most importantly Ernie treasured family gatherings, sharing stories, telling jokes and playing cards. Ernie loved his annual fishing trips to his best friend Fred’s, Eagle’s Nest Lodge along with family and friends. In retirement Ernie enjoyed being in his shop doing “this and that” and being a maintenance man to his wife Marilyn.
We would like to thank The Cancer Care Hospital, Home Care staff, Palliative Care staff. We would also like to thank Dr. David Martin of Concordia Communtiy Clinic and especially Dr. Michael Bruneau of Pinawa Cancer Care Hospital. We are extremely grateful for the care given to Ernie and to our family.
Cremation has taken place and a private Celebration of Life will be held at a later date at the family home in Lac du Bonnet.
Our family circle has been broken,
A link gone from our chain,
But though we’re parted for awhile
We know we’ll meet again.
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