It is with great sadness that the family of Irene Tkachyk (nee Badiuk) announces she passed away Friday, Oct. 10, 2008 at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Man.
Irene was born Jan. 24, 1937 to John and Mary Badiuk of Fort Frances, Ont.
Irene was predeceased by her mother, Mary Badiuk, on Dec. 23, 1974 and her father, John Badiuk, on Feb. 11, 1985. She also was predeceased by her husband of 49 years Steve Tkachyk, on March 19, 2003.
Both Irene and Steve were proud members of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Fort Frances.