William 'Bill' Todoschuk
William "Bill" Todoschuk, 83, of Wheaton Settlement, NB passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at his home. Born October 2, 1934 in Vergin SK to the late Peter and Zorria (Andrychuk) Todoschuk.
In Bill's earlier years, he was an avid Curler, was a Track & Field record holder and had a black belt in karate. He enjoyed his farm, gardening and growing strawberries.
He was in the Canadian Air Force for 25 years, retiring as Chief Warrant Officer. He served 15 years with the 32nd Service Battalion as Captain. He then worked for the Department of Transportation for 13 years, retiring as Supervisor at the River Glade Weigh Scales.
Bill was a member of many organizations, including St. Jude’s Church, Salisbury Lions Club, past President of Royal Canadian Legion # 31 in Salisbury, and as a cancer survivor he volunteered for the Canadian Cancer Society.
He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Agnes Mary (Estey), four children Mike (Karen) of Amherst, NS, Billy (Andrea) of Georgetown, ON, Dianne Lewis (Scott) of Berry Mills, NB, Terry (Deborah) of Udora, ON, cherished Poppy to Tarrin, Sarah, Jessica, Becca and Jemma, brothers Ron Todson, Wally Kitzul, sisters Gloria Wilcox and Bernice Cherko sister-in-law Joan Simmons (late Don), brother-in-law, Ben Estey and several nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, Bill was predeceased by step-mother Mary Kitzul, sisters Anne Mullen, Mary Koroluk, brothers John and Mike Todoschuk and Ollie Ludba.
Resting at Salisbury Funeral Home (372-4800) where visitation will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 from 7 - 9 pm . The Royal Canadian Legion will conduct a tribute to a Veteran service at 6:45p.m. Parish Prayers and Sharing of Memories taking place at 8:30 pm. Mass of Christian Remembrance will be celebrated at St. Jude’s Roman Catholic Church on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10 am with Rev. Phil Mulligan officiating.
If desired, memorials to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.