SEDGEWICK, Donald Neilson “Neil”
Neil Sedgewick passed away suddenly on Wednesday evening, May 15, 2019 at the age of 66. He is survived by his wife Janet Sedgewick (nee Watt); son Nathan (Hannah Pierson) and granddaughter Emmory; daughter Claire (Justin Short) and grandson Keagan; brothers Bill, Tim, Gord (Anne Duriez); mother-in-law Dorcas Oleskiw, sisters-in-law Megan Watt and Jennifer Reyno; and loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents George and Bryar Sedgewick. Neil was blessed with many gifts. In his early years he was a competitive gymnast and accomplished pianist. He was a teacher in the Saskatoon Public School system for 30 years and later became a journeyman electrician. He served as a music director and Sub-Deacon in his church, taught cross-country skiing with the Saskatoon Nordic Ski Club and performed with Fireside singers for 20 years. Prayers will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 20, 2019 at Holy Resurrection Orthodox Church (2202 Lorne Ave.) in Saskatoon. A Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Circle Drive Alliance Church (3035 Preston Ave. S.) in Saskatoon. Donations may be made to the Holy Resurrection Orthodox Church, in Neil’s name, to support the establishment of their community garden (2202 Lorne Ave., Saskatoon, SK, S7J 0R9). Arrangements in care of John Schachtel – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.