October 5, 1930 ~ January 6, 2012
It is with sadness that the family of William Brezden announces his passing on January 6, 2012 in Creston, BC.
William (Bill) was born in Shell Lake, Saskatchewan on October 5, 1930 to Helen and Daniel Brezden and he received his education at Lynwood School in Saskatchewan. Bill was married to Pauline Tarnowski on June 1, 1957 at Sheptsky Institute in Saskatoon, SK.
William was involved with the Knights of Columbus, the Fraternal Order of Eagles, and the East Shore-Kootenay Lake Lions Club and the Middle Lake Lions Club in Saskatchewan. As well, he was a member of the Holy Cross Catholic Church parish in Creston, where he served daily mass until illness forced him to step down.
He was predeceased by his father Daniel and mother Helen; his brother Mike Brezden and his wife Jean; sister Rose Korol and husband Fred; brother-in-law Nick Holowinko; uncle John and Mary Brezden and nephew Denny Brezden.
William will be lovingly remembered and missed by his wife Pauline; son Walter (MaryAnn); sister Mary Holowinko; many nieces and nephews.
The Funeral Mass for Bill took place on January 9, 2012 at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Creston, BC, with Father Thomas Kakkaniyil officiating.
Interment followed the service in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Erickson, BC.