Prokopchuk, John

Prokopchuk, John

May 11th, 2021

Of London, passed away peacefully at McCormick Home on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, in his 95th year. Beloved husband of Rosalie, for 66 years. Cherished father of Debora (Leon) Kaspersky, and Donna (Larry) Kozachuk. Proud Grandpa of Madalena (Justin) Spencer, Paul Kozachuk, Nadia, and Olena Kaspersky. Predeceased by his parents, Mike and Tatianna Prokopchuk; his son Daryl; and his siblings: Katerina, Bill, Anna, Metro, Peter, Demko, Steve, Sam, Mary, Dan, Elizabeth, and Nick. A visitation will be held at Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Road North. A private funeral service will be conducted at Westview Funeral Chapel, London, and a private burial will follow at Mount Pleasant Cemetery. A livestream of the service will also be provided for those wishing to view remotely. Registration is required to attend the visitation and to view the livestream.

To register for John’s visitation, please click here: Registration page for John's visitation on Thursday, May 20, 2021 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

To register to view the livestream of John’s funeral service, please click here: Registration page for the livestream of John's funeral service on Friday, May 21, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.

For those who may need assistance registering for the visitation or livestream service, please contact Westview Funeral Chapel at 519-641-1793.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of John are asked to consider the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Holy Trinity, 151 King Edward Avenue, London, Ontario N5Z 3T5 or the Alzheimer Society of London and Middlesex.

Please note: as per the directive of the Bereavement Authority of Ontario, attendance numbers will be restricted. Please be aware that COVID-19 protocols are in place which may preclude some from being able to attend and masks are mandatory. 

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Dennis & ColleenWe were saddened to hear of Uncle John’s passing. We can fondly remember his witty humor and laughter. While words can't make it easier for you, we hope that our thoughts and prayers for your family will help support you at this difficult and sad time. May he rest in peace and "May his memory be eternal". Вічная Пам'ять! ☦️ 🙏🏻
Carrol J BelangerThinking of you all at this time of John's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Fr Taras and Sonia Udod Dear Rose, Debbie, and Donna and families, We were sorry to hear about John's passing, and we remember him as a jovial and down to earth person and for whom who we had a great respect. May he rest with the Saints, where there is no more sickness, sighing or sorrow but life everlasting. Memory Eternal! Christ is Risen! Fr. Taras and Sonia Udod
Anna KaminskiRose, Debbie and Donna and your families. So sorry to hear of John's passing. I fondly remember my visits with you and John when you lived in Regina. My sincere sympathy on his passing and may he rest in peace and his memory be eternal. Anna (Zaleschuk) Kaminski
Eileen CookDear Rosalie I am so sorry for your loss. John was always such a gentle man, and I know he will be sorely missed. I send my very sincere condolences for this sad time, and hope that many happy memories sustain you now and always.
Fay RodyDebbie & Donna ... My deepest condolences to you and your family at the loss of your father. I did not know him well, but I recall fond memories at your home in Regina when I took flute lessons with both of you. Time and people pass, but memories always remain. Virtual Hugs to you both, and if you are in London too, perhaps we can reconnect some day, I live not far from this funeral chapel. Take care of yourselves in this difficult time, you are in my thoughts ♡.
Karen CarlsonRosalie, so sorry to hear of John's passing. My prayers are with you and your family.
Judy ClintonDear Rosalie and Family. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. I will always remember John's smile and his hugs. Until we meet again.
Larry & Iris HomeisterDear Rosalie. Our thoughts and prayers are with you for the loss of John, your long time partner and friend. John had a big smile and never ran out of jokes that we loved to hear. He will be remembered by all the special times we spent together visiting, playing cards, picking blueberries, and the car trip we took together to Nova Scotia. We are sending you love and strength during this distressing time. Let your tears flow, and may your sorrow be softened with happy memories. We are thinking about you and sending our heartfelt sympathies and condolences to you and your family. With our love and God's Blessing Larry and Iris.
Julia SinclairDear Mrs Prokopchuk, I worked for you at the Kiev Kabob in Regina from 1984-1986. I always knew when Mr Prokopchuk dropped by to see how things were going because there would be laughter coming from the kitchen. He was so very friendly. I am sorry to hear of his death and sincerely hope that you may find comfort in this difficult time.
Carla Ball (Flegel)Donna and family, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Thinking of you all, Carla
The Billingsley’sOur condolences to you and the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, during this day, as we remember the kind gentle man that he was. From playing barbies with the girls, to watering our garden and watching our house when we were away, he was always there. Smiling, nodding and of course loving food. Lots of love. Shawn, Barbara, Ana & Angel.
Mary, Marlene & Cynthia KaminskyDear Auntie Rosie, Debbie, Donna and Families We are very sorry to hear of Uncle John's passing. May your loving memories keep him close in your hearts forever! Memory Eternal! Sending you hugs! Mary, Marlene and Cynthia Kaminsky
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