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Tuesday April 17, 2018
11:00 AM
The funeral service will be held in the First Assembly of God Church (395 9th Street SE) on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Lyle Berg officiating
A private interment will take place at Hillside Cemetery.
In memory of
Michal Babij
November 21, 1931 - April 12, 2018 - Age 86

Michal Babij passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at the age of 86 years, beloved husband of Olga Babij of Medicine Hat. He also leaves to cherish his memory three children, Les Babij, Joanne (Don) Gries and Karen (Daryl) Dodd; his grandchildren Adrian, Roxanne (Justin), Marshall, Carlie (Austin), Kyle, Kaylin, Deandra and Kendra; three great grandchildren, two brothers, Peter (Sharon) Babiy and Gene (Barb) Barrie. Michal was born on November 21, 1931, in Mayfair, Saskatchewan where he was raised. In 1954, he joined the Canadian Airforce serving in many different locations; retiring as Chief Warrant Officer in 1981. On June 16, 1956, he married Olga Bogdanski in Hafford, Saskatchewan. When they made their move to Medicine Hat, he worked for the City as a supervisor at the Water/Sewage Treatment Plant, retiring in 1997. Michal was involved with First Assembly Church in a variety of roles as well as the Businessmen’s Fellowship Ministries. The funeral service will be held in the First Assembly of God Church (395 9th Street SE) on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Lyle Berg officiating. A private interment will take place at Hillside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Gideons International in Canada 177- 1415 28 St. SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 8P9 or Carmel Hospice (St. Joseph’s Home) c/o 156 3rd Street NE, Medicine Hat, T1A 5M1. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: [email protected] subject heading: Michal Babij