John Oparyk, aged 87 years of Moose Jaw, SK passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, October 24th, 2019. John is survived by his wife, Willma; children, John and Sharon; brother, Orris; son-in-law, Pat; and grandchildren, Jessica and Joel. John was born on March 28th, 1932 in Canora, SK. After moving to Moose Jaw, John worked as a conductor for Canadian Pacific Railway for 35 years. He was also an accomplished carpenter and home builder. John was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend to many. John and Willma happily celebrated their 65th anniversary in September of this year. John will be deeply missed. In keeping with John’s wishes, a Private Family Service will be held. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Gary McDowell, Funeral Director 306-693-4550.