1944 ~ 2013
With his family by his side, Gregory Kuzyk passed away peacefully at the Pinawa Hospital on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at the age of 68.
He is predeceased by his parents Harry and Josephine Kuzyk, and his father-in-law Earl Jackson.
He leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife of 42 years, Sharon (nee Jackson), son Paul and daughter-in-law Jen, two precious grandchildren (expected in August), sisters Candace (Terry) Opp and Maeve Bard, mother-in-law Caroline Jackson, brother-in-law Thomas Jackson, and many nieces and nephews.
Gregory was born in Winnipeg and raised in the gold mining community of Madsen, Ontario. He attended Haileybury School of Mines and obtained a degree in Mining Engineering from Queen’s University in 1971. He worked for Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd (AECL) at the Underground Research Laboratory (URL) for 26 years.
A special thank you to Dr. Czaykowski and nurse Denise at Cancer Care Manitoba, Dr. Bruneau and the Pinawa Cancer Care team, and the Pinawa Hospital staff.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 14 at Pinawa Lutheran Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Gregory’s memory may be made to Cancer Care Manitoba, Pinawa Cancer Care or Prostate Cancer Canada.Print This Obituary & Condolences