May 20, 1958 – May 14, 2019
It is with heavy hearts that the family of Larry Mydansky of Castlegar B.C announce his passing at the age of 60.
Larry was born and raised in Nelson, BC as the youngest of five children to Walter (Lefty) and Juanita Mydansky. He later moved to Castlegar to start a family in 1979.
Larry married the love of his life, Donna Jean Hickman, in 1987. Together they have two children Cody and Hayden Mydansky.
Larry worked at Teck Metals in Trail, BC for 37 years, retiring in 2014. He spent his retired years driving around in his 1974 Z28 Camaro, attending various car shows, travelling, and spending time with his family and friends.
Larry was predeceased by his parents Walter and Juanita, sister Sharron, and beloved dogs Tia and Diesel. He leaves behind his loving wife Donna and sons Cody (Bryanna) and Hayden (Jennifer).
He will be greatly missed by all that knew him as a family man, car enthusiast and a vivid story teller.
The family would like to thank all the first responders that assisted in the evening of Larry’s passing, as well as, all neighbours, friends and family who have assisted the family in many ways and for the outpouring of support.
A special thank you to The Creegan’s, The Lippa’s and Pauline Weinert, for numerous hours of care, attention and detail spent manicuring Larry’s prize lawn and property.
In addition, a big thank you to Bruce Borsato for the continuous kind words, encouragement and daily conversations.
As per Larry’s wishes, there will be no funeral service. In accordance to Larry’s love of animals, in leu of flowers, if you wish please donate to the BC SPCA in Larry’s honour.
Castlegar Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements.
Castlegar Funeral Chapel
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