SLUSARCHUK ~ Pastor Maria
Sept. 17, 1917 ~ Dec. 28, 2007
Pastor Maria Slusarchuk passed away peacefully December 28, 2007. Maria was born in Lennard, Manitoba. Pastor Maria was a minister of the Gospel for 50 years and retired in Octoberof 2006. Maria dedicated her life to helping and serving hundreds of people, including anyone she found in need, through her love and devotion to her Saviour Jesus Christ our Lord. Maria was predeceased by her sisters Annie and Olympia (Pat), and two brothers Metro (Jim) and Andrew (Andy). She is survived by her loving daughter Audrey Hynson, Maple Ridge, and granddaughters Patricia, Leona and Dawn; grandsons Daryl, Gordon and Marco (who predeceased her in 2003), great-grandchildren Deidra, Audrey, Ashley, Tawna, Jamie, Johnny and Mathew and great-great-granddaughter Tanisha. Sisters; Alexandria Tomich of Abbotsford and Jacquelina Helen (Bob) Davidheiser, and brothers John (Gwen), George (Leona) and Arthur Slusarchuk. Pastor Maria was blessed to have not only as dear friend, but also as Deacon of the Church; Evan Price.
The service for Pastor Maria was held at the High Way Church, 21724 Lougheed Hwy, Maple Ridge, on Thursday, January 3, 2008 at 10:30a.m. She was laid to rest at the Valley View Memorial Gardens, 14644 72nd Ave, Surrey, B.C.