It is with heavy hearts that the family of Preston Truhn announces his unexpected passing on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 in Bonnyville, Alberta at the age of sixteen years.
Preston will be forever loved and remembered by his parents: Norm & Nicole Truhn of Bonnyville, AB; sister: Mia Truhn of Bonnyville, AB; father: Ryan Osadchuk of St. Albert, AB; grandparents: Bob & Brenda Markwart of St. Albert, AB, Ron & Deb Truhn of Ardmore, AB; Gerry "Baba" Osadchuk of St. Albert, AB; great-grandmothers: Betty Truhn of Ardmore, AB, Marge Desaulniers of Rimbey, AB; aunts & uncles: Nicky (Richard) Gervais of Ardmore, AB; Nina Truhn (Matthew Silver) of Ardmore, AB; Robyn Osadchuk of Edmonton, AB; Michelle Breckenridge of Edmonton, AB, Shawn Markwart of Calgary, AB, Shane Markwart of Edmonton, AB; as well as numerous great uncles & aunts, cousins and other relatives.
Preston was predeceased by his grandfather: Melvyn Osadchuk; great grandparents: Melvin & Wynona Lepard, Emerson & Laura Dewan; great aunt & uncle: Audrey (Ted) Bokota; great aunt: Joan Lepard; great uncle: John Truhn; great grandfathers: Norman Truhn, Armand Desaulniers.
Preston had a fun, loving personality and a contagious smile. As a teenager he developed an interest in fishing, hunting and especially family quad trips in the great outdoors. Preston also loved music, "dancin" (Krono Remix) being one of his favorites.
Funeral Service, Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bonnyville Senior Citizens Drop-In Centre, Bonnyville, AB with Reverend Stephen Sparks officiating. Final resting place, Duclos Memorial Cemetery, Ardmore, AB. Honorary Pallbearers: Mia Truhn, Moka Truhn, Smokey Truhn. Pallbearers: Tanis & Blake Miller, Heidi & Dillan Silver, Keely McKibbon, Riley Wiklund.
Memorial tributes in memory of Preston may be sent to Centre for Suicide Prevention, Suite 320, 105 12 Avenue S.E., Calgary, AB T2G 1A1 or Bonnyville and District SPCA, PO Box 5444, Bonnyville, AB T9N 2G5.