Bernard Nedilenka went to be with the Lord on May 1st, 2018 at the age of 90. Bernard was born May 13th, 1927 near Canora, Saskatchewan on his grandparent’s farm. As a boy he lived in Stenen and enjoyed visits with his grandparents near Canora, Saskatchewan. His parents Simon and Stanislava (nee Sleeva) Nedilenka lived in Stenen and then Norquay before they settled in the Benito area in the 1940’s. Bernard had six sisters that adored him and kept in touch with him thoughtout the years. Bernard has four surviving sisters Jan Musick, Roseanne Cooper, Ida Shaw and Patsy Foster. He was predeceased by sisters Mary Mcthrowe and Eleanor Perchaluk. Bernard farmed in the Benito area and he married Anne Derewanko in 1963. Bernard and Anne raised 4 children Wesley Nedilenka (Ann), Vernon Nedilenka (Susan), Maya Robins (Kyle) and Anhelia Buhler (Gerald). He was the loving grandfather of 17 grandchildren.
The family would like to thank all the staff of the Swan Valley Health Centre for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers a donation can be made in Bernard’s memory to the Decent of the Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Church in Benito, Manitoba.