Michael Solowij Obituary
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Michael Solowij

December 31, 1924 - May 15, 2012
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SOLOWIJ, Michael -87, Enfield, December 31, 1924 - May 15, 2012. Michael's life journey has ended comfortably at home with all his family around him. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Paraska (Herbuz) Solowij, five brothers and five sisters all of Sadzawa, Ukraine. He has one sister and many nephews and nieces still in Ukraine. Michael traveled from his homeland to Austria and finally to his residence in Enfield. His life's work was making windows and doors in his shop at home. He loved his family, his work, dancing and playing music. He often reminisced of the people who welcomed him to Enfield where he became a loyal resident....
SOLOWIJ, Michael -87, Enfield, December 31, 1924 - May 15, 2012. Michael's life journey has ended comfortably at home with all his family around him. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Paraska (Herbuz) Solowij, five brothers and five sisters all of Sadzawa, Ukraine. He has one sister and many nephews and nieces still in Ukraine. Michael traveled from his homeland to Austria and finally to his residence in Enfield. His life's work was making windows and doors in his shop at home. He loved his family, his work, dancing and playing music. He often reminisced of the people who welcomed him to Enfield where he became a loyal resident. His wife, Eveline (Kralicek), and his family; Dan and Mary; Kathryn and Kyle; Cynthia and Adam; Trudy; John, Cathy, Zach, Thane; and Amy, would like to thank the staff at the Halifax Infirmary, Palliative Care, VON and Dr. Iain MacNeil for all their kindness and compassion in these last three months. Visitation 7-9pm, Friday in Ettinger Funeral Home, 2812 Highway 2, Shubenacadie with funeral service 10am, Saturday, May 19, in St. Bernard's Roman Catholic Church, Enfield, Father Andrew Rembarczyk officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your favorite charity. Family and friends may sign the guest book at: ettingerfuneralhome.com

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