William John LESNIAK


It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of Bill Lesniak in the early morning at Valleyhaven Care Home in Chilliwack, BC on Aug. 19, 2009.

Born on June 11, 1932 in a small town in Sask. His family moved to New Westminster and made their home there. Dad lived in New Westminster until his retirement from SeaSpan as a tugboat Captain in Nov. 1995. He moved to Hope and then Yale from there. When his health failed he moved to Valleyhaven in 2005.

Predeceased by his Mom, Uncle Joe, Sisters Julie and Rosemarie, 3rd wife Lynn, Son William, Daughter Wendy, Granddaughter Anastasia, and Grandson Christopher.

Survived by his Father Stanley, Sister Anne and family, Brothers Frank and family Steve, Daughter Geraldine (Ron) and family, Son-in-law Scott and family, Daughter-in-law Terri and family, first wife Mary, plus many more family and friends.

Your pain is gone Dad, Rest in Peace. Love you. Celebration of life service will be held August 29 at 1:00pm at the Mt Cheam Lions Club Hall, 45580 Spadina Ave., Chilliwack.

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