With deepest sadness, we announce the passing of EDMUND PAUL KOLESAR on May 6, 2016.
He is survived by his loving wife Shirley, his two children Ward (Cathy) Kolesar and Kelly (Dave) Mankow and his grandchildren, Alanna (Richard) Kowbel, Jayden Kolesar, Riley Dooper, Megan and Ryan Mankow, Brad (Cathy) Cook, and Nicole (Arthur) Cook and great grandchildren, Jaxon and Rikelle Kowbel and Casey Cook.
Edmund is also remembered by his sisters Sandra Wilson (Noel Doherty), Brenda (Matt) Van Gaalen, plus numerous friends and neighbors whose friendship he cherished.
He was predeceased by his parents, Louis and Irene Kolesar.
Edmund was born Sept. 9, 1943 in Lethbridge. He was raised on the family farm and was honored to continue with the legacy for the rest of his life. He prided himself in being a farmer and raising a very successful black Angus herd. Edmund loved waterskiing, boating, fishing and went on many family vacations. He made lots of great memories with his children and grandchildren.
He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral Services for Edmund will be held at the GRAIN COMMUNITY HALL, Aden, AB on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. with Mr. George Henline officiating.
Interment to follow in the Aden Cemetery.
In memory of Edmund, memorial donations may be made to the Milk River & District Health Centre or Milk River Ambulance P.O. Box 90, Milk River, AB. T0K 1M0