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John Kowalyshyn

February 22, 1935 ~ May 24, 2019 (age 84)

KOWALYSHYN, John – Passed away peacefully on May 24th, 2019, in his 85th year. Beloved husband of Jane for 27 years. Loving father of Kelly (Rob) Shackelton and Darcy Kowalyshyn (Dennis). Proud Gee-Gee of Robbie (Rebecca) and Christopher Shackelton and Devin Netzlaw. Predeceased by his wife Donna (1990) and his sister Helen (Willy) (2017). Son-in-law of Dora Gover. Brother-in-law to Sharon, Maureen, and Judith.  Missed by nephews Tim (Laura) and Kyle (Andria) and nieces Melissa (Grant) and Alyson (Andrew). Friends and relatives are invited to join the family at the Brock and Visser Funeral Home Thamesford Chapel, 177 Dundas Street Thamesford, Ontario (519-285-2427) for visitations on Monday, May 27th, 2019 at 6:00 to 8:00 PM and on Tuesday from 12:00 to 1:00. The service will be held on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019 at 1:00 PM with Reverend Larry Edwards officiating. Reception at St. John Anglican Church Thamesford. If desired, memorial contributions to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and the Lung Association would be appreciated and may be arranged through the funeral home. Expressions of love and sympathy may be placed and viewed online at

Donations may be made to:

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
1373 Victoria St. North Unit 2, Kitchener ON N2B3R6

The Lung Association
18 Wynford Drive, Suite 401, Toronto ON M3C 0K8
Tel: 1-416-864-9911

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