Tony Wideski

Tony Wideski of Cranbrook, BC passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, December 26, 2013 at the age of 54.

Tony was born in Vancouver, BC to Anton and Joan Wideski on March 3, 1959. He graduated from BCIT in 1981. He had a long and fulfilling career with the Ministry Of Forests. During his years of service, Tony became an RPF, District Manager and ended his career as the Regional Executive Director. He was proud to be a part of this Province.

Tony loved nature, from hunting to birding, he really enjoyed the outdoors. He loved everything the East Kootenays had to offer. He enjoyed gardening, hiking, golfing, snowshoeing, playing hockey and skiing.

A proud, loving, caring, supportive husband and father, Tony was well respected in our community and will be missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his beautiful wife Pam, son Kurt, daughter-in-law Heather, daughter Kristy Biafore, son-in-law Anthony, sister Lori Chan and brother-in-law Kelvin. Tony was predeceased by his mother Joan Wideski.

A Celebration Of Tony’s life will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the Prestige Rocky Mountain Resort from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Tony’s honour to: Pancreatic Cancer Canada at www.pancreaticcancercanada.ca.


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