Barbara Ann HUDAK
- Born: 22 Nov 1932, Duplin, Czechoslovakia
- Marriage: Paul FAICHUK on 31 Jul 1954 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada
- Died: 19 May 2009, New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada aged 76
FAICHUK Barbara November 22, 1932 - May 19, 2009 Barbara passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 19, 2009 at 3:20am at Royal Columbian Hospital with her granddaughter Christina at her side.
Barbara was predeceased by her loving husband Paul, parents Mike and Mary Hudak, sisters Mary Holland and Terry Lovell. Barbara is survived by her loving sons Darryl (Cheryl), Gary, Brian (Beryl) of Woverhampton, England, and Kevin. Barbara is also survived by her loving sister Anne Parnell and grandchildren Dareck, Christina, Lisa and Jamie along with many other nieces and nephews near and far. Barbara married Paul, the love of her life, son of Sandy and Annie Faichuk of Medicine Hat, Alberta on July 31, 1954.
Barbara's joy and passion came from entertaining family and friends at her home in Burnaby, BC where no one ever left hungry. Barbara and Paul enjoyed travelling and camping throughout the world. They made several trips to England, Alaska and Slovakia along with many, many trips to Reno to take on the one armed bandits. They usually won.
Barbara will be truly missed by all whose lives she touched. A funeral service to celebrate her life will be held at 10:30am on Friday, May 22, 2009 at Columbia Bowell Chapel, 219- 6th Street, New Westminster, BC. Light lunch to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation by contacting (604)520-4438 or the Langley Hospice at (604)530-1115. Special thanks to all the staff at Royal Columbian Hospital for their professional service, excellent care, and understanding. Columbia-Bowell 604-521-4881
Published in the Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on 5/21/2009
Noted events in her life were:
• She immigrated on 7 Apr 1937. Came to Canada
• She had a residence in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada.
Barbara married Paul FAICHUK, son of Alexander (Sandy) FAICHUK and Annie TKACZYK, on 31 Jul 1954 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada. (Paul FAICHUK was born on 28 Jun 1927 in Leader, Saskatchewan, Canada and died on 19 Dec 2005 in New Westminster, British Columbia, Canada.)