William S. Rudychuck Funeral Notice

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Captain William S. Rudychuck – Jan 1943 – Jun 2024

With sadness, the Rudychuk family announces the passing of William (WasiI) Stephen Rudychuk. William passed away peacefully on June 28th, 2024, at Battleford Union Hospital at the age of 81 after a long fight with declining health issues. William was born on January 9th, 1943.

Bill was a decorated Toronto Fire Department Captain. He served for 26 years retiring in 1994. He joined on the 13th of January 1967 and was promoted to Captain on the 11th of December 1989. He had an active career and spent most of his time between Stations 20 (423) and 14 (345). For the full obituary please follow https://www.eternalmemoriesfuneral.ca/obituary/WilliamWasil-Rudychuk

He is survived by his sons: Ryan (Cara), grandsons: Hunter and Payton; son, Blaine; sister, Linda; his special niece, Darcy; nephew, Gary (Margaret); nephew, Ron (Marlene), nieces: Rose and Debbie; nephew, Ricky; numerous great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. William is also survived by special grandchildren: Ryne and Emma.

William will be cremated and wishes no funeral services to be held. He will be buried by his father William at Doncrest graveyard near Weekes, Saskatchewan. A heartfelt thank you to Battleford Union Hospital’s third floor and Palliative Care Unit staff for the compassion and special attention that they gave to “Wasil” during his stay. Thank you to Eternal Memories Funeral Service & Crematorium, Trevor Watts, Funeral Director and Andrea Hoffman for taking care of William’s final wishes.

Donations can be made to City or Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon or Battleford Union Hospital in North Battleford. May he Rest In Peace.

Sincerest Condolences from all our Retiree Groups go out to the Family and Friends.

In Solidarity,

Retired Toronto Fire Fighters Association I.A.F.F. Local 3888