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Date of Passing: Mar 27, 2023Offer Condolences or Memory Make a donation to CancerCare Manitoba Foundation
After a long and heroic struggle against cancer, Edward Byzio passed away on March 27, 2023. He was 84 years old.
Edward was predeceased by his wife Cecylia, brothers, Jan and Edmund, and sisters, Julia and Mary. He is survived by his sons, Edward and Robert (Krystyna), and granddaughters, Emberly and Mackenna. He is also survived by his sister Helena; nephews, Mark (Barbara), Marek (Ela), Henry (Dorthy), Richard (Patricia), Bernie (Jayann) and Andrzej; and nieces, Elizabeth, Eva, and Lucy (John).
Edward was born in Poland and immigrated to Canada in 1968. He worked as an electrical engineer for many years at Canada Wire & Cable (later Alcatel). Edward loved to tinker in his workshop and could repair nearly every mechanical or electrical device. He also enjoyed spending time outdoors tending to his garden.
A funeral service will be held on April 5 at 11:00 a.m. at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main Street. Interment of the ashes will follow at Holy Ghost Cemetery, 4387 Main Street. Live Stream will be available through the Cropo website.
Special thanks to the staff of the Buhler Cancer Centre and Palliative Care.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to CancerCare Manitoba or a charity of your choice.
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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Apr 01, 2023
Condolences & Memories (4 entries)
My deepest sympathies to Edward’s family and friends. He was a very kind man. - Posted by: Lucy Farr (Friend) on: Apr 02, 2023
Sorry to hear of Ed's passing, I worked with Ed early in my career at Canada wire. He was a good man. Rest easy my friend. - Posted by: David E Vokey (Work mate) on: Apr 01, 2023
I was in the supervisory staff at Can Wire & worked with Ed of many problems. He was a kind, friendly, & very knowledgeable man. My condolences to his family - Posted by: emery (co worker) on: Apr 01, 2023
Condolences to Ed’s children. Know that your father was one of the kindest people I have ever known. He was also a very smart and practical Engineer that I learned so much from. RIP Ed. - Posted by: David Graham (Work mate) on: Apr 01, 2023
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