Obituary of Jim Holodryga
Unexpectedly, with heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of Jim (John James) Holodryga, beloved brother, uncle and friend on Thursday, February 3, 2022, at the age of 64.
Jim is survived by his brother Ernest, sister Elsie (Paul), sister Susan (Terry), brother Jerry (Cornelia), brother David (Karen), brother Mark (Tammy) and brother Ben (Tara), as well as many nieces and nephews and friends.
Jim was predeceased by his parents John & Nettie Holodryga, sister Marion, and brothers Peter, Victor & Rick.
Jim was born in St. Pierre, MB., on August 23, 1957, and grew up on the family farm in Tolstoi.
At the young age of 18, he started his career at Versatile and later worked at Westfield Industries in Rosenort, as a CNC machine Operator till his retirement in 2020. He was an excellent worker and took pride in a job well done.
Jim was a friendly guy with a great sense of humour. He was fun, loved to laugh and tell jokes, always had a smile on his face. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and watching the Jets and Bomber games.
He was a loving brother, an awesome uncle and a loyal friend.
Jim will be dearly missed by all who knew him….till we meet again…we love you
Rest In Peace
The livestreamed funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Birchwood Funeral Chapel, Steinbach, MB. There is a capacity limit to the service. All public health orders will be followed and proof of vaccination is required. Please click HERE to join the family shortly before the time of the service.
Donations in memory of Jim may be made to Holy Ghost Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Tolstoi, MB.