Leonard Willick

September 27, 2018

WILLICK, Leonard

Leonard, age 79, lost his battle to cancer on Thursday, September 27, 2018, peacefully at St. Paul’s Hospital with his brother Rolly, sister Eileen and niece Margot by his side. He had many family visitors throughout his hospital stay. Leonard was a very kind, generous and devout Christian man. After graduating, he worked in various jobs, then chose to go to Teacher’s College in Saskatoon. He taught in various rural schools where he was very well liked by his students. Leonard was a caregiver for his mother for 10 years. He volunteered for many things with the seniors. He enjoyed bowling and his team made it to Provincial Finals and Nationals several years ago. Leonard is lovingly remembered by his siblings Yvonne (Lawrence) Verreault, Eileen Mieklejohn, Rita Rodrigue, Margaret (Ken) Lee, Rolland Willick and Robert Willick, sister-in-law Angeline Willick, as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Herbert and Ange Emma Willick, brother Maurice Willick, brothers-in-law Jack Mieklejohn and George Rodrigue, sister-in-law Marie Willick, great-nephew Robert Murray and great-niece Lindsay Wakefield. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at Holy Spirit Roman Catholic Church (114 Kingsmere Place) in Saskatoon. The Rite of Committal will take place at St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish Cemetery in Marcelin, SK. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Saskatoon Cancer Centre (20 Campus Dr, Saskatoon, SK S7N 4H4) or to St. Paul’s Hospital Foundation (1702 20th St. W., Saskatoon, SK S7M 0Z9). Arrangements in care of John Schachtel – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200. 

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