Stephen Olynyk

OLYNYK, Stephen

October 23, 1922 – November 15, 2012

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Stephen at the age of 90 years. He was born in Revelstoke, BC. After returning from 3 years of war service he was employed for 35 years with CP Freight and Express.

Stephen is survived by his loving wife Mary of 66 years; sons Denis (Janice), Greg (Connie); grandchildren Scott, Matt, Jaeson and Nadia; sister Alice brother Sam; many nieces and newphews; brother-in-law Richard (Irene) and loving great friend Flavia. He was predeceased by brothers Fred, Harry and their wives.

Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at St. Helen’s Catholic Church, 3860 Triumph Street, Burnaby followed by a reception in the church hall. Interment to follow the reception at Ocean View Burial Park, 4000 Imperial Street, Burnaby. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Helen’s School or Burnaby Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.


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