With sad and heavy hearts the family of Pete Zeboroff of Blueberry wishes to announce his passing at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 blessed with 76 years of life.
Peter was born at Champion Creek (Poupore) on July 24, 1934 to parents Helen and Fred Zeboroff. He met and married Elsie Postnikoff and they raised three children. Peter was a carpenter and in his early days he worked on construction and then for Cominco for 25 years before he retired. He liked fishing, golfing, bowling, gardening and gambling but his greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren.
Peter was predeceased by his loving wife of 45 years Elsie, parents Helen and Fred, brother Fred and sisters Elsie Abiekoff and Nora Stoopnikoff.
Left to mourn his loss are sons Peter and Gordon (Shannon); daughter Kathleen (Dan) Tarron; grandchildren Jamie Tarron, Ashley Zeboroff, Justin Tarron, Melissa Zeboroff and Jessica Tarron and many relatives and friends.
Funeral services were led by Mike A. Kanigan and were held at the Brilliant Cultural Centre on Monday, June 13, 2011 followed by interment at the Brilliant Cemetery.
Arrangements were in care of Castlegar Funeral Chapel.
Peter will be sadly missed and will be forever in his family’s hearts.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to all who helped
at their time of need.