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George Rybkowski

April 19, 1924 - September 19, 2014


late of Abbotsford, left us September 19, 2014.  Born April 19, 1924 in Warsaw, Poland to Karol and Stefania Rybkowski, he is survived by his wife Teresa, daughter Kinga (Matt), son Konrad, daughter Deborah (Peter); and grandson Dorian; sister Marylki and niece Martyna other relatives and friends. George was a member of the Polish Home Army and took part in the Warsaw Rising in August 1944.  He joined the US Army as an interpreter and the Polish Corps in Italy.  He was honorably discharged in England in 1946 and arrived in Canada in 1947.  He worked as a General Manager at Safeway in Calgary for more than 30 years and at the Abbotsford Seniors Hall for over 20 years.  George loved to sing, dance, be social, dress sharp and keep fit and healthy.  He will be greatly missed by family and friends of all ages.  The family wishes to express their deepest thanks to the staff at Maplewood House for the excellent  care they provided for George.  His life will be celebrated Saturday, September 27 at 1:00 p.m. at Cascade Community Church, 35190 Delair Road, Abbotsford.  


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Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Barbara Kajfasz
Relation: acquaintance

Dear Teresa & Family, you were blessed having such a great person in your life. May George RIP, he was a wonderful interesting person. My deepest sympathies on the loss of your husband and father. Barbara Kajfasz& Family

From: Margaret McCoy
Relation: His daughter is a friend of my daughters and she is like a daughter of mine.

I have been thinking and praying for you all the last two days. My heart aches as I would love to be there to give you the biggest hugs ever. Heaven has another beautiful angel and he will watch over you and be with you always. You will feel his spirit. Lots of love..

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
September 27, 2014
Beginning at 1:00pm

Cascade Community Church
35190 Delair Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada

35190 Delair Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada

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