Apr 19, 2018
Morris Wowk, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the age of 96 years.
Morris was born in Sheho, Saskatchewan to parents, John and Mary Wowk. Morris was the youngest of 5 children and had 4 brothers; Mike, Stanley, Bill and Walter.
All of us who were fortunate to know Morris knew him as a dedicated family and community individual. His friendly and joyful nature and generosity earned the respect and friendship of many over the years. He lived well, laughed often and loved much.
Morris was pre-deceased by his soul-mate and wife of 68 years, Doris Wowk, his beloved children Valerie Kosa and Gary Wowk and granddaughter Elan Kosa. Morris is survived by his daughter Sherolyn Dandurand (Paul Kjaer), son-in-law Frank Kosa, daughter-in-law Cheryl Wowk (Mark Waters), grandchildren Elise Dandurand, Ryan Dandurand, Andrea Kosa (Dale Goehring), Brennen Wowk (Megan Maclurr), Logan Wowk and great-grandchildren Lennon Wowk and Luca Maclurr, Cali and Lainey Kosa-Goehring and Ella Dandurand.
He was cherished by his family and many happy memories will live on with us.
A celebration of Morris’ life will be held at Aspen Ridge Revera Social Room, 2nd floor, 3100 22 St., Red Deer, Alberta on May 16, 2018 at 1:00pm.
The family would like to thank the caring staff and residents at Aspen Ridge Retirement Residence for welcoming Morris with open arms and making his residency so very enjoyable. The family would also like to thank Dr. Bradley Greig, Morris’ longtime doctor and friend, for his diligent care over the years.