Obituary of Hans Schrubkowski
June 27, 1940 – Podwitz, Kreis Kulm, Germany
January 1, 2023 – Edmonton, Alberta
Hans passed away peacefully at the Royal Alexandra Hospital when his heart gave up. He was surrounded by his loving family.
Hans is survived by his devoted wife Ingrid, his loving daughter Carmen (husband Danny), his son-in-law Wayne, and amazing grandchildren, Ryan, Cory (wife Mickenzie), Kassandra, Molly, and Markus. He also loved dearly his great-granddaughter Blakely, brother Karl, and two sisters, Burga, and Barbel of Germany. He was predeceased by his daughter Martina, two brothers and one sister. May he now rest in eternal peace.
Special thank you to Dr. Alex Saunders and nursing staff at the Royal Alexander Hospital, who were with him at the end. It is so very much appreciated. Also, to staff of the University of Alberta hospital Heart Function clinic.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Sherwood Park Presbyterian Church (265 Fir Street, Sherwood Park, AB), on Saturday, January 14, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow at the church. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed here.
If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, 11220 83 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB, Telephone: (780) 407-8407, the Mustard Seed Support Centre, 10568 114 Street NW, Edmonton. AB, T5H 3J7 Telephone: +1 877-731-7333, or the Strathcona Shelter Society Ltd, 1008 Village Dr, Sherwood Park, AB T8A 4V6 Telephone: (780) 464-7233.
In living memory of Hans Schrubkowski, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-243-8200.