John was born in Smoky Lake, Alberta and passed away in Edmonton, Alberta at the Allen Gray Long Term Care Center, with his loving wife of 66 and a half years, Dorothy (Clipsham) Dwernychuk by his side.
He is survived by his three sons Dean, Dale (Bonnie), and Daren; his grandchildren Krista (Thomas), Patrick (Brittany), Shane, and Hayden; and his great-grandchildren Chase, Daisy, and Baylee.
John was predeceased by his parents Nick and Mary; brothers Willie (Mary Elaschuk) and Walter; and his sisters Kate (Max Bernhardt) and Stephania (John Kokotilo).
John is also survived by many nieces , nephews and cousins.
(A special Thank You to Jill, Lori, and Leslie.)
As John requested, there will be no service, just a private family gathering at a later date.