Carl Leonard Starodub

September 4, 2018

Burial Date September 11, 2018

Church St. John XXIII Roman Catholic Church

at 1:30 p.m. in Saint John XXIII Roman Catholic Church, 3390 Portage Avenue at Rouge Road


On Tuesday, September 4, 2018 the Lord called Carl Starodub to begin his heavenly journey at the age of 85 years.

Left to survive Carl are his beloved wife Mary of 61 years (nee: Mandryk); children Carolyn (Randy) Perrett, James (Nancy) Starodub, Douglas Starodub and his friend Terra as well as loving grandchildren Jeff, Emily, Samuel, Nathan and Bella. He is also survived by his sister Patricia (Gary) Hamilton and sisters-in-law Mary Starodub, Vicki (Bert) Keryluk, Jean (Matt) Baydock, Linda Mandryk and brother-in-law Willie (Vera) Mandryk. He will be joining his parents Peter and Mary Starodub; brothers Michael, Frank and wife Jennie and brother-in-law John. He will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and community.

Carl was born and educated in Selkirk and Winnipeg, Manitoba. After graduating, he moved to Winnipeg to begin a successful 36-year career with Air Canada (TCA).  While working at various positions within the company he studied and became a CPA (RIA). Carl spent summer vacations travelling to many places in Canada and the US with his family before settling at the cottage at LacLu calling it “heaven on earth”. Upon retiring, Carl and Mary went on many worldly travels and visited every continent except the South Pole. In the last decade, Carl and Mary enjoyed migrating south to Arizona where they enjoyed being active with many new friends in their southern community.

Please join with Carl’s family to celebrate his life, his loves and your memories at Funeral Mass on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. in Saint John XXIII Roman Catholic Church, 3390 Portage Avenue at Rouge Road. Inurnment and reception to follow.

Special thank you to the First Responders and the ICU doctors and nurses for the utmost care and compassion they gave Carl and his family.

In lieu of flowers please use your donation to support the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice.

Wojcik’s Funeral Chapels & Crematoriums, 2157 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg 204.897.4665