Obituaries

Elizabeth Isabel Geraldine Pilek
B: 1932-11-30
D: 2019-05-21
View Details
Pilek, Elizabeth Isabel Geraldine
Vincenzo Maffiola
B: 1920-03-19
D: 2019-05-21
View Details
Maffiola, Vincenzo
Bradley Abraham Hiebert
B: 1966-12-08
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Hiebert, Bradley Abraham
Elizabeth Norma Wetyk
B: 1935-06-19
D: 2019-05-17
View Details
Wetyk, Elizabeth Norma
Narciso Janopol
B: 1927-10-29
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Janopol, Narciso
Vincenza Nardiello
B: 1927-06-02
D: 2019-05-15
View Details
Nardiello, Vincenza
Elenita Esguerra
B: 1963-05-24
D: 2019-05-11
View Details
Esguerra, Elenita
Cipriano Domingo
B: 1949-09-25
D: 2019-05-05
View Details
Domingo, Cipriano
Calogero John Caci
B: 1954-06-24
D: 2019-05-02
View Details
Caci, Calogero John
Purificacion Palalay
B: 1934-04-03
D: 2019-04-25
View Details
Palalay, Purificacion
Jaime Aragon
B: 1948-01-24
D: 2019-04-24
View Details
Aragon, Jaime
Catherine Sherbo
B: 1919-10-20
D: 2019-04-24
View Details
Sherbo, Catherine
Giovanni Sardo
B: 1934-02-11
D: 2019-04-21
View Details
Sardo, Giovanni
Antonina Ramos
B: 1944-05-18
D: 2019-04-21
View Details
Ramos, Antonina
Yvonne Bernadette Bousquet
B: 1967-05-24
D: 2019-04-18
View Details
Bousquet, Yvonne Bernadette
Joselito Fernandez
B: 1965-09-07
D: 2019-04-18
View Details
Fernandez, Joselito
Alfredo Castillo
B: 1953-04-20
D: 2019-04-15
View Details
Castillo, Alfredo
John Frank Wisniewski
B: 1938-01-06
D: 2019-04-14
View Details
Wisniewski, John Frank
Marshall David Shuster
B: 1959-06-10
D: 2019-04-10
View Details
Shuster, Marshall David
John Rowan Arthur Stewart
B: 1948-06-19
D: 2019-04-08
View Details
Stewart, John Rowan Arthur
Virginia Esguerra
B: 1945-03-16
D: 2019-04-08
View Details
Esguerra, Virginia

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1839 Inkster Boulevard
Winnipeg, MB R2X 1R3
Phone: (204) 275-5555
Fax: (204) 632-9149
John Frank Wisniewski

John Frank Wisniewski

Thursday, January 6th, 1938 - Sunday, April 14th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to John Frank Wisniewski's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of John Frank Wisniewski with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

John F. Wisniewski
(Jan. 6 1938 – April 14, 2019)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John on Sunday April 14, 2019. He will be greatly missed by his wife Anne, his son Chris (Marlene) Wisniewski, his daughter Susan (Greg) Stasiuk), his stepchildren Debbie(Harv) Basler, Rod (Pat) Brown, Maureen Schaffer, Mike (Anne) Brown, Cindy Hacault, Cam(Kristen) Brown, His grandchildren Nathan and Nolan Wisniewski, Sarah Stasiuk and twelve step-grandchildren and seven step-great grandchildren.
In a way, we can divide John’s life into two Chapters. In the first, John was born and raised in Winnipeg, growing up in what now is Elmwood, with his sister Marian and parents Frank and Rose. His parents were very hard working people and for a time, owned and ran a local corner grocery store. This was probably when John, unknowingly at the time, inherited his entrepreneurial skills. As a teenager John was always working after school and could be found setting pins at the bowling alley or working in the Pepsi plant. It was in High School were John met Dianne, and at age twenty, married, settled, and raised his two children Chris and Susan in East Kildonan. Throughout his early years John worked for Imperial Oil and the CP Rail Police before starting an apprenticeship with CPR; he earned his Machinist Trade Certification four years later. John enjoyed time with family, and was always pulling and setting up the camper trailer throughout Manitoba. Later on, the camper was retired, and John’s attention then turned to the family cottage at Hillside beach.
John had many hobbies throughout these years, which sometimes evolved into passions and then business opportunities. He enjoyed photography, model railroading, coin and stamp collecting, tropical fish, and always improving the cottage. There was one hobby, however, that we all know eventually defined him as OK John. John took the hobby of Metal Detecting and turned it into a very successful and thriving business that he operated until six months prior to his passing.
Through the years, John was a very devoted husband who was always there through the good and bad. At a time when mental illness was misunderstood, John was ahead of his time in understanding this as a disease and never gave up helping Dianne and comforting his kids. Ultimately, this chapter would end with the passing of Dianne.
John’s second chapter begins with him meeting and then marrying Anne. John would describe Anne as “the Love of his Life” and would always have a smile on his face when she was near. John instantly embraced Anne’s large family and considered them as his own. Through these years John and Anne enjoyed travelling to visit family and friends, visited places such as Alaska and Las Vegas, and many casinos along the way. For twelve years John and Anne enjoyed their retirement together until a series of health issues slowed them down. John’s last five years were not good to him but he was determined and showed us all the fight and determination he always had in him. In his final days he was still the jokester and still smiled whenever Anne was with him. He was always thinking of everyone but himself and thanked everyone for being in his life just prior to passing.
At this time, we should all be thankful John had been part of our lives. He will be truly missed.
Rest in Peace OK John.
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of John Frank Wisniewski, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, April 27th, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    Mosaic Event Centre on Nairn
    Address
    1006 Nairn Ave.
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R2L0Y2
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Location
    Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens
    Address
    4000 Portage Ave.
    WINNIPEG, MB R3K 1W3
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Reception

    Location
    Mosaic Event Centre on Nairn
    Address
    1006 Nairn Ave.
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R2L0Y2
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of John Frank here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album