Obituary of William "Bill" Slomka
William Ernest “Bill” Slomka, of Owen Sound, passed away in his 81st year, peacefully, at Grey Bruce Health Services, on Wednesday morning, May 8th, 2019. Loving father of Allan Slomka (Wendy), of Norwood and Cheryl Ellis (Patrick) of Markdale. Proud grandfather of Shane, Devon, Mackenzie, Sean, Bradley, Candace and Kayla and great-grandfather of Chase, Avery, Callie, Nathan, Natalie, Harper and Jack. Dear brother of Gail McRae (Frank), Ronald Slomka, both of Owen Sound and step-sister Bette Duff, of Fullerton, CA. Predeceased by his parents, Harvey Slomka and Margaret Slomka-Moonie; his daughter, Debbie Ellis; his step-father Robert Moonie. Bill will be sadly missed by family and friends who knew him.
In honour of Bill’s wishes, he will be cremated and the interment will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Owen Sound which will be held at a later date. A Memorial Service and a private family Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, May 11th, 2019. If so desired, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society, as an expression of sympathy, may be made through the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 - 14th Street West, Owen Sound, ON N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492). Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca