John J. Relkow

John J. Relkow

Sunday, March 7, 2010

In loving memory of John J.

Relkow who passed away peace-

fully on Sunday March 7, 2010

at the age of 86.

John was predeceased by his wife

Polly Relkow, his parents John J.

and Fanny Relkoff of Appledale,

BC. and his older brother Pete J.

Relkoff also of Appledale.

John is survived by his wife Tena, and

her children Mike, Angela (Cecil Jmio),

Cecil(Ruby) Verigin and John’s children

Jack (Salma) Relkow, Pegie (Ron Scholz) and Dan (Charlene)

Relkow, one niece Anne (Joe Perepolkin) and one nephew Peter

(Shirley) Relkoff.

John and Tena have twelve grandchildren Melanie (Jason), Marla

(Lyle), Michelle (Eric), Wanda (Phil), Chris (Janet), Derek Cindy,

Leena (Kevin), Shanon, Janine, Dan (Melenie) and Mike (Julie).

They were also blessed with 14 great grandchildren Michael,

Cameron, Amber, Braeden, Danielle, Courtney, Allison, Tyler,

Samantha, Dominic, Zander, Garrett, Breanna, and Kaylan.

John worked as a construction carpenter and left his mark on

many projects in British Columbia. He was very proud of his

carpenter skills and never passed up an opportunity to help some-

one do it better. He loved to sing Russian songs and hymns and

enjoyed his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted

to Personal Alternative Funeral Services on

Friday March 12 at 10:00am at

Crescent Valley Hall

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