Farm Animals 17

John Pura

December 16, 2021


PURA, John

On December 16th, 2021, John Pura of Thorhild, AB, passed away peacefully in Athabasca, AB, at the age of 90 years old.


An eternal farmer, he is fondly remembered by his family and friends he cherished so much.  His nieces & nephews will lovingly recall his quiet presence at family gatherings and his many impromptu stops for coffee and conversation.  He was predeceased by his parents Nicholas & Maria and his brother George; he is survived by his brother William & his sisters Eva Kordyban and Ann Rolls.


A private funeral service will be held at the Westlock Funeral Home with the burial at Tudor in the Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery.


Donations will be gratefully accepted to:

The Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta 

100, 119 – 14 Street NW, 

Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6.


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December 21, 2021

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Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta
119 - 14 Street NW #100, Calgary AB T2N 1Z6
Tel: 1-888-473-4636

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