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GRYSCHUK: Terry Gryschuk of Brandon MB (formerly of Kenora and Dauphin) passed away on Thursday, December 3, 2020, surrounded by his family after a brief, but courageous battle with cancer. Terry was born in Sudbury, Ontario on April 3, 1951 to Elsie (Alexandra) and Peter Gryschuk and was the youngest sibling to Peter and Skip. Terry is survived by Patty Gerrard, his wife and best friend of 38 years and their two children, Dustin and Lauren. He is also survived by brothers, Peter of Capreol, and Skip and his wife, Judi, of Steinbach; sister-in-law Suzanne and her husband, Marny, of Courtenay; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Terry was predeceased by his parents Peter (1998) and Elsie (Sept 2020) Gryschuk; sister-in-law, Charlotte Gryschuk (Dec 2020); niece, April Ann; and parents-in-law, Gordon and Yvonne Gerrard. Our family wishes to express sincere thanks to our friends who have surrounded us with so much kindness, love, and support. We are truly overwhelmed. Due to Covid 19, family and friends will gather at a later date to remember and celebrate Terry's life. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Terry may be made to a charity of one's choice or to the Kids Help Phone, 300-439 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1Y8 or

A complete obituary may be found and expressions of sympathy may be made at

As published in Brandon Sun on Dec 19, 2020

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • I played Rep basketball with Terry (we called him "T") at Scollard Hall in 1968-69. For practice we would play 2 on 2 pick-up ball, me and my best friend Ross Bonany against T and Greg Markland. I would guard T because we were both over 6 feet and the other 2 guys were small guards and would guard each other. Ross passed away last month, I don't know what happened to Greg. T's favourite songs that he would hum all the time were Dizzy by Tommy Roe and For Once in my Life by Stevie Wonder. My deepest sympathy to the family, I haven't seen T in 53 years but remember him well like it was yesterday ... - Posted by: Andy Kovats (Friend) on: Dec 10, 2022

  • Terry and I shared roots with St. Alban’s Church. Elsie spoke of him often and with great pride. Condolences to the family. I am so sorry for your loss. - Posted by: Valerie (Kelly) Tryon (Capreol ) on: Mar 03, 2021

  • My deepest condolences to his wife, children extended family and friends. I just learnt of this and I am shocked and saddened that we have lost Terry. Terry was a great man and a pleasure to know. He was an educated and knowledgeable person who was always a delight to speak with. I feel personal loss that he is gone but I am devastated for his wife and children with whom he will not be able to share his retirement. I feel fortunate for having known Terry. He was a great family man, father and husband. He will be missed. - Posted by: Ian Trembath (Friend) on: Dec 23, 2020

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