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Born: May 25, 1928

Date of Passing: Nov 07, 2021

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May 25, 1928 - November 7, 2021

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Sonia Burdz on November 7, 2021.
Sonia will be sadly missed by her son Paul (Shirley) Burdz, daughter Lucy (Claude) Landry; and her grandchildren, Sean (Ann) Landry, and Kyle (Anna) Landry; and her great-grandchildren, Nikolai, Aleksandra, and John.
Sonia was predeceased by her husband John Burdz; her brothers, Valentin, Melvin and Lawrence Rusiecki; and her sister Zena Bobyn.
Sonia was born in 1928 in Zalesie, Belarus. She immigrated to Canada after the Second World War. She always said Canada was like heaven. She worked hard for many years but made time to enjoy life.
Being with family and friends was most important to Sonia. She was always there to lend a helping hand; she always had a song to sing, and a joke to share. We will miss your loving embrace and your smiling face.
Our family would like to thank the nursing staff and everyone for their compassionate care and for helping make our mother's stay comfortable during her time at the Holy Family Nursing Home.
Prayers will be held on Wednesday, November 10, at 7:00 p.m., at Cropo Funeral Home, 1442 Main Street. Funeral service will be held at Cropo Funeral Chapel on Friday, November 12, at 10:00 am. Interment will follow at Brookside Cemetery.
Cropo Funeral Chapel requires proof of vaccination to enter their Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, our family would like you to consider a donation to the Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church, 643 Manitoba Avenue.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 09, 2021

Condolences & Memories (4 entries)

  • Lucy, Paul, and family, With deepest sympathy on the loss of Momma Burdz. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. May your memories of Momma and Chopper, now together again, sustain you. Darcene - Posted by: Darcene Chanas-Larue (friend of Lucy) on: Nov 11, 2021

  • Lucy and Paul, I would just like to say that every time I thought of or spoke with your mom it brought a smile to my face. That’s how I’ll always remember her. God bless her. - Posted by: Peter Specjan (Friend) on: Nov 11, 2021

  • Sad to hear of Alexandra's passage. Our thoughts and prayers are with Alexandra and her family. God Bless. - Posted by: Ed and Halina Moroz and family. (in-law ) on: Nov 11, 2021

  • With our deepest sympathies (we the friends from the YMCA swim group) we would like to extend our condolences to you Paul and Shirley and your family. We would like you to know you are in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time. May you find strength in your family and know your friends are always around for you at this time or anytime you may need to have a shoulder to lean on or an ear to listen, we are here for you. Take Care. - Posted by: Robin McCausland (on behalf of the friends from the YMCA swim group) on: Nov 09, 2021

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