In loving memory
of Ronald Stanley Poltorak
It is with saddened hearts that the family announces the sudden passing of Ron on May 6, 2015 at the age of 54.
Ron will be lovingly remembered by his parents, Mary & Stanley, his sisters Valerie (Paul) Buhler, Vivian (Jeff) Derejko, Karen Gnafakis (former spouse Taso Gnafakis) and Rochelle (Gabe) Cristofori, nieces and nephews Sarah Derejko, David Derejko, Ashley Cristofori and Luke Cristofori, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Ron was blessed with a love of life and will be missed by all who knew him.
A funeral mass will be held at 10:30 am, Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at St. Edmund’s Parish, 13120 – 116 Street, Edmonton. Visitation will take place prior to mass between 9:30 and 10:30 am.
The family would like to thank the staff at Independent Counselling Enterprises and the staff at Ron’s group home, especially, all of whom were very important to Ron.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ron’s memory to the Edmonton Down Syndrome Society or the charity of your choice.