Fred Duchak, aged 89 years, passed away peacefully on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 at St. Paul’s Hospital in Saskatoon, SK.
Fred was born in Moose Jaw, SK to John and Rose Duchak on May 9th, 1931. Fred grew up in Moose Jaw as part of a big family. He married and was blessed with four children: Kathryn, David, Rodney, and Susan. He worked at Canadian Pacific Railway for more than 40 years and retired as a Shop Planner and Supervisor.
In death, Fred is reunited with his parents, John and Rose; son, David; daughters, Susan and Kathryn; brothers: Metro, Stan, Nick and George; and sisters, Jenny and Mary. Left behind to cherish his memory are his longtime companion, Mona Duchak; son, Rod Duchak; sister, Olga Hirt; granddaughters, Maureen (Ed) Wentworth and Beverly (John) Wharton; great-grandchildren: Estella and Franklin Wentworth, and J.J. Wharton; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Fred’s name may be made to The Moose Jaw Humane Society, Box 1658 Station Main, Moose Jaw, SK S6H 7K7. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Todd Sjoberg, Funeral Director 306-693-4550