Larry Andrushuk

Larry Andrushuk, 64, oF Burriss, Ont., passed away suddenly Monday, Feb. 11, 2002 near Jellicoe, Ont.
He was born July 4, 1937 In Portage la Prairie, Man. to the late Peter and Euphemia Andrushuk. Larry moved away from home at an early age, travelling and working throughout Canada before coming to settle in the Devlin area in 1962, where he met and married Sharon Hyatt.
Larry and Sharon had one daughter and three sons. Together with the family, Larry ran a hobby farm while working in the logging industry.
Larry’s great passions in life were hunting, fishing, gardening, slot machines, and quenching his thirst for knowledge. His greatest joy was to spend time with his grandchildren.
Larry was proud of his children and was very pleased with all of their accomplishments.
He was predeceased by two sisters, Isabelle Richardson and Mona Latwatt; one brother, Russell Andrushuk; and one nephew, Greg Latwatt.
Larry is survived by his wife, Sharon Andrushuk of Burriss, Ont.; four children, Lorraine and husband, Dave Borkofsky, of Anola, Man., Darcy Andrushuk and wife, Jeannette, of Thunder Bay, Ont., and Trevor Andrushuk and wife, Miranda, and Tyler Andrushuk and wife Angel, all of Fort Frances, Ont.; and six grandchildren, Kyle and Terra Bor-kofsky, Stephen Smith, and Alexan-dra, Aaron, and Olivia Andrushuk.
He also is survived by three brothers, Norman Andrushuk and wife, Lorraine, of Winnipeg, Man., and Nelson Andrushuk and wife, Alice, and Sydney Andrushuk and wife, Barb, all of Portage la Prairie, Man.; and two sisters, Louise Lormer of White Rock, B.C., and Pearl and husband, Richard Shomin, of Lansing, Mich.
Also surviving are his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Fern and Angus Hyatt of Fort Frances, Ont.; brother-in-law, Kevin Hyatt and friend Ruth, of Thunder Bay, Ont.; three sisters-in-law, Chris and husband, Gordon Playter, of Thunder Bay, Ont., and Patti and husband, Lance Halstead, and Iris and husband, Randy Gerhard, all of Fort Frances, Ont.; numerous nieces and nephews; and by his dog, Jackpot.
Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 15, 2002 at 2 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances. Rev. Frances Flook will officiate, with interment in Burriss Cemetery in Burriss.
Friends may visit Friday from 1 p.m. until service time.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Hyatt, Lance Halstead, Gordon Playter, Randy Gerhard, Raymond And-rushuk, and Kristen Richardson.
Honourary pallbearers will be his family and friends.
Should family and friends so desire, in memoriam donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, 920 Frenette Ave., Fort Frances, Ont., P9A 3N4.