William DEMOSKOFF

DEMOSKOFF, William Wasyl

The family of William Wasyl Demoskoff announces his passing in Abbotsford, BC on January 8, 2015. He was formerly of Grand Forks, BC. Bill was just over 100 years old and had celebrated this milestone birthday last June, surrounded by his children and grandchildren. The fifth and youngest child of Wasyl and Luchenia (Tomelin) Demosky, Bill was born on June 13, 1914 in Dolina Lugovoya, a Doukhobor settlement near Pass Creek, BC. He was predeceased by his wife Ann in 1980, his parents, his sister Mabel and his brothers Pete, Fred and George.

Bill is survived by his son Michael (Yvonne) of Hope BC, daughter Margaret (Sid) of Abbotsford BC, and by his grandchildren Nicholas Demoskoff, Ted Gould (Nasim) and Sidney Gould. His is also survived by sisters-in-law Marie Demoskoff and Edna Cazakoff, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Rest in peace, Pop.