Mike Pete Kabatoff of Castlegar, BC passed away peacefully on November 4, 2013. His wife by his side, he drifted off to be with our Lord. He was born to Pete and Mary Kabatoff of Winlaw, BC on December 20, 1932.
He is survived by his wife Nellie; three children Elaine (Andy) Popoff, Harvey (Laverne) Kabatoff and Michael Kabatoff; five grandchildren Charlotte, Daryl, Laurena, Sophia and Riley and great grandson Austyn.
He was predeceased by his parents, his brother Philip and his niece Alice Verigin.
Dad was a hardworking, strong, loving and kind man, who loved his family. He was deeply devoted to his wife Nellie. He passed just 1 month short of their 60th wedding anniversary. Dad was a dedicated Christian, husband, father and deda/grampa. He showed strength and love right up until his last days with us. He was loved dearly and will be missed by his family.
“MIKE, REST IN PEACE IN GOD’S
Arrangements were in care of Castlegar Funeral Chapel.
Our special thanks to Dr. Wilson and Dr. Scotland and the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital staff. Thank you to the Castlegar Funeral Chapel. Our thanks to Pastor Dwight and the Pentecostal New Life Assembly Church and friends and family for all your help and comforting words and prayers. Also thanks to the ladies who prepared the luncheon, Shauna for singing, and Katie for reading the eulogy and the many people who shared, our heartfelt thank you.