Czeslaw (Chester) KRYGIER

Czeslaw (Chester) KRYGIER

KRYGIER, Czeslaw (Chester)

May 23, 1920 – Oct. 16, 2013

Predeceased by his parents, 3 brothers and a sister in Poland; daughter, Halina (Krygier) Nosky – January 10, 1994.

Survived by his loving wife Leokadia Krygier, children Wanda (John) Knudsen of Ladysmith and Irene Krygier of Nanaimo; granddaughter Michelle Nosky (Mike Brierley) of Nanaimo, great-grandson Orval R. Delcourt, great-great-grandson Kayden Delcourt; also other nieces and nephews in Poland.

Dad and Mom immigrated to Canada in 1950 living in Val-d’Or, Quebec for 14 months where Dad worked in a gold mine. We came to Vancouver Island in May 1951 and Dad got a job as a logger within one week of arrival. When he retired he enjoyed fishing and growing a garden and then giving it all away. Dad belonged to the Polish Organization in Nanaimo for many years.

Mass will be celebrated at St Mary’s Catholic Church, 1135 – 4th Avenue, Ladysmith on October 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Father Robert Mmegwa Celebrant. Refreshments to follow in the Catholic Church Hall. Cremation to follow. Flowers are gratefully declined, donations in Chester’s memory to the charity of your choice.

Condolences may be offered at

Telford’s of Ladysmith


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