Pauline Cote
B: 1945-09-26
D: 2021-01-18
View Details
Cote, Pauline
Arthur Larmand
B: 1940-11-05
D: 2021-01-16
View Details
Larmand, Arthur
George Swistelnicki
B: 1943-04-09
D: 2021-01-14
View Details
Swistelnicki, George
James Haywood
B: 1951-05-27
D: 2021-01-13
View Details
Haywood, James
Bruce Patterson
B: 1957-08-16
D: 2021-01-11
View Details
Patterson, Bruce
Kenneth Perigo
B: 1973-12-22
D: 2021-01-11
View Details
Perigo, Kenneth
Anna Hankey
B: 1921-09-12
D: 2021-01-05
View Details
Hankey, Anna
Michael Beaverbones
B: 1967-04-22
D: 2021-01-04
View Details
Beaverbones, Michael
Edward Anderson
B: 1944-02-13
D: 2021-01-04
View Details
Anderson, Edward
Mildred Dunham
B: 1942-08-29
D: 2021-01-01
View Details
Dunham, Mildred
Agnes Truhn
B: 1920-09-26
D: 2020-12-28
View Details
Truhn, Agnes
Mike Tymofichuk
B: 1929-09-15
D: 2020-12-24
View Details
Tymofichuk, Mike
Deanna Powell
B: 1940-01-15
D: 2020-12-23
View Details
Powell, Deanna
Cara Berger
B: 1979-08-24
D: 2020-12-22
View Details
Berger, Cara
Billy Wahpistikwan
B: 1993-08-27
D: 2020-12-17
View Details
Wahpistikwan, Billy
Orville Dickie
B: 1932-03-26
D: 2020-12-09
View Details
Dickie, Orville
Bill Frolick
B: 1954-12-20
D: 2020-12-07
View Details
Frolick, Bill
Mike Dutka
B: 1937-08-04
D: 2020-12-06
View Details
Dutka, Mike
Victor Kossowan
B: 1925-02-24
D: 2020-11-29
View Details
Kossowan, Victor
Deanna Sonntag
B: 1945-10-06
D: 2020-11-26
View Details
Sonntag, Deanna
Sylvia Sloan
B: 1942-12-24
D: 2020-11-25
View Details
Sloan, Sylvia


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
5201 Lakeshore Drive
Bonnyville, AB T9N 1X7
Phone: (780) 826-3113
Fax: (780) 826-3400
Walter Solowoniuk

Walter Solowoniuk

Sunday, July 20th, 1930 - Thursday, June 4th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Walter Solowoniuk, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Walter Solowoniuk

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Walter's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Walter's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


``Old farmers never die, they just go to seed``

On Thursday, June 4, 2020 Walter Solowoniuk of Iron River, AB passed away in Bonnyville, AB at the age of 89 years.
Walter is lovingly survived by his six children: Don Solowoniuk of Iron River, Debra (Phil) Kossowan of Lac des Isles, SK, Barbara Berkley (Charlie Sanchez) of Beaumont, Texas, U.S.A. Sheila Auger (Charlie Hansen) of Sherwood Park, Leeanne (Louis) Bourget of Bonnyville, Michelle (Clint) Horyn of Cold Lake; eleven grandchildren: Dustin (Danielle) Girard, Shannon (Paul) Carlin, Mark (Laura) Solowoniuk, Melissa & Matthew (Michelle) Berkley, Courtney & Bailey Auger, Réjean, Gino & Nicole Bourget, Sydney Horyn; seven great grandchildren: Victoria, Sarah & Theo Carlin, Charlie & Blake Solowoniuk, Mani & Zane Girard; three sisters: Ann McKoryk of Vernon, BC, Joanelle Alden of Bonnyville, Vera (Ed) Mercier of Bonnyville; brother: Ed Solowoniuk of Bonnyville; sister-in-law: Mary Solowoniuk of Bonnyville.
Walter was predeceased by his wife: Mildred on January 3, 2010; mother: Bernice on November 7, 1978; father: John on December 29, 1978; brother: Nick; sister: Mary (William) Bellamy; son-in-law: Steve Berkley; two brothers-in-law: Mike McKoryk,William Bellamy; sister-in-law: Linda Solowoniuk.
Private family funeral service, Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at St. Louis Roman Catholic Church, Bonnyville with Reverend Stephen Sparks officiating. Final resting place, St. John’s United Church Cemetery, Bonnyville. Pallbearers, Clint Horyn, Louis Bourget, Gino Bourget, Réjean Bourget, Dustin Girard, Matthew Berkley, Mark Solowoniuk. Honorary pallbearer, Al Blair.
Memorial tributes in memory of Walter may be sent to the Bonnyville Cancer Clinic, PO Bag 1008, Bonnyville, AB T9N 2J7.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Walter

Memorial Program

We have provided a digital copy (PDF) of the Memorial Program that we supply at the time of the service. To Download this file please click the filename below. Walter Solowoniuk - Memorial Program

Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 |
    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
    St. Louis Roman Catholic Church
    5027-49 Ave., Bonnyville, AB
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Due to Covid restrictions a private service will be held.
    Reverend Stephen Sparks
  • Interment

    St. John's United Church Cemetery


Donations are being accepted for: Bonnyville Cancer Clinic.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Walter here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Walter Solowoniuk by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Karen and Ron Adams

Posted at 05:13pm
Our sincere condolences on Walter's passing. We have enjoyed getting to know him again over the last few years at Cold Lake Senior's crib tournaments. He and Al would come early for the soup , sandwich and dessert. Walter never changed. He was a great friend to all who knew him and will really be missed.

Laura Solowoniuk

Posted at 02:12pm
Sending my love to the whole family today. Charlie Blake and I wish we were there with Mark to hug you all and share stories of Walters amazing life. Here are some photos from our wedding of Walter, Don and Mark. He was so welcoming to me as a new member of such a great family.

Dorothy and Eian Wilson

Posted at 11:36am
Eian and I send our sincere condolences to the Solowoniuk family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. My thoughts go back to the days of playing ball. Walter coached the Iron River ball team and Mildred played for them while I played with the Ardmore Ladies Ball Team and also with the Lessard Ladies Team. Many a good games and a lot of socializing between the teams. In the last few years we have had more fun with Walter in floor curling. Eian and Walter went to many floor curling bonspiels together. Some they won and some they lost but fun was had by all especially when Walter will let go with one of those “SUPER” shots. Walter and Mildred were absolutely an awesome couple!!! Keep the memories close to your heart because they will always be with you.

Mike Foreman

Posted at 11:35pm
Our sincere condolences to the Solowoniuk family on Walter's passing. It was such pleasure and fun to socialize with Walter over the years during hours of floor curling and cribbage. Walter often gave us lessons on how to make "Hail Mary" floor curling shots and we often wondered how he could possibly have poor eyesight .We got quite used to hollaring out the colours of the rocks to him because he often left his hearing aids in the drawer at home.. You had to make sure he heard because if you wanted a guard and he thought you said " shoot hard " he could nearly put a rock through the wall. He was a great friend and we are fortunate to have had him touch our lives. R.I.P. Walter
Mike and Joyce Foreman

ELaine and Russ Bowers

Posted at 02:22pm
I remember happy day with baseball and Walter & Mildred; condolences to ALL family members

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each