May 31, 1930 – May 5, 2020 –
at the age of 89 years
Fred Anthony Kotowsky (89 years old), passed away May 5, 2020 at Bastion Place in Salmon Arm, BC. He was the husband/widower of Delia “Della” Kotowsky. They shared 59 years of marriage together.
Fred was born in Minitonas, Manitoba and lived out his childhood on the family farm in Benito, Manitoba. He was the son of Anthony and Anna Kotowsky. He was employed at Swan River Le Pas Transfer as a truck driver for many years. Fred also worked in the logging industry in Swan River, Manitoba area. Fred moved his family to Kitwanga, BC and worked as a planerman until his retirement.
In 1987 Fred and Della retired in Salmon Arm, BC where he was an active volunteer for the Salvation Army and Salmon Arm Food Bank. Fred was an active member of Crossroads church where he met many friends and enjoyed volunteering.
He is survived by children Debbie Ranahan (Pat), Delmer Kotowsky, Brenda St. Martin (Guy), Cindy Kotowsky-Potter, Gaylene Morancy (Mark), numerous nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and great grandchildren, his brother Jack Kotowsky ( Betty), sisters Jean Rausch ( August) and Freda Wright. He was predeceased by his wife Delia “Della” Kotowsky, parents Anthony and Anna Kotowsky and Siblings Nellie, Orville, Peter, Bruce and Allen.
Due to the Covid 19 Crisis Fred Kotowsky’s celebration of life will be held at a later date.