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Born: Sep 20, 1957

Date of Passing: Oct 25, 2019

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September 20, 1957 - October 25, 2019

It is with extreme sadness we announce the passing of Kenneth Shandroski, peacefully at his rural home, at the age of 62.
He will be missed by his wife Pat, son Andrew (Alex), daughter Ally (Elliot), brother Fred (Donna), mother-in-law Irene Dobush, sister-in-law Chris Dobush, nephew Adam (Amber), nieces, Heather and Allison (Brad). A large void will also be felt by the extended family he always seemed to create, many who knew him as Uncle Kenny.
He was predeceased by his son Daniel (2014), father-in-law Ed Dobush, and parents, Nick and Marie.
Ken grew up in Hadashville, began a 23-year career with the Department of Highways and moved to Winnipeg in 1978 where he continued to work throughout the province primarily with the Seal Coat Crew. Using that knowledge and experience he changed careers, bought a semi-truck and worked for Jade Transport until his retirement in 2017. Upon retirement Pat and Ken returned to Hadashville where he spent time at his favourite hobbies; cutting grass and cultivating more friendships.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 1 at 10:30 a.m. at Sobering Funeral Chapel, 1035 Park Ave. E., Beausejour. Interment in St. Mary's Riverside Cemetery in Prawda and lunch to follow at Reynolds Community Club in Prawda.
Donations gratefully accepted to St. Mary's Riverside Cemetery, RR1, McMunn, Manitoba R0E 0X0.

The coffee was always brewed, an extra
chair was always found and the stories would go on forever. Friends and family are a cherished gift; the circle was wide.

This obituary may also be viewed at Sobering's website.

& CREMATORIUM, Beausejour
(204) 268-3510 or MB Toll Free 1-877-776-2220

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Oct 30, 2019

Condolences & Memories (9 entries)

  • Hi Pat & Family, I just heard about Kenny's passing. I am so sorry for your loss. Our condolences. Lee-Ann, Ryan and Kyle Henkel - Posted by: Lee-Ann Snydal (formerly Henkel) (Friend) on: Dec 11, 2019

  • Pat, and family. I'm so sorry to hear of Ken's passing. My apologies for only just noticing. Ken was a wonderful friend and I missed his company when he retired. I will miss him always. Peter. - Posted by: Peter Tomko (Friend) on: Nov 19, 2019

  • Dear Ally, Elliot and family I am so sorry to hear about your father's passing. Please know I am thinking about you during this time. My deepest condolences to you. - Posted by: Cydnee Silverstein (friend) on: Nov 04, 2019

  • It was so sad to hear about your father and dad today. I have many fond memories of your whole family Pat and sending you all hugs and Prayers!! - Posted by: Cheryl Yarish (Friend of family) on: Nov 02, 2019

  • I had the opportunity to meet and work with Kenny at Jade Transport Ltd. Kenny worked for Manitoba Highways and during the slow season at highways. Kenny would work at Jade until he decided to become a full time employee at Jade Transport Ltd. He was a good person to work with and a special person to know. My condolences to Pat & Family. - Posted by: Ralph Sinclair (Retired Jade Transport Driver) (Ex : Working Friend ) on: Oct 30, 2019

  • Pat, we were saddened to hear about Ken. He was taken far too young. Our prayers are with you and your family. Liz and Bob - Posted by: Liz & Bob Cox (Friend) on: Oct 30, 2019

  • Pat; Sorry to read about Kenny, You have lost a good man. He will be remembered for along time. He always had an ear to listen to anyone. Sorry We can not make the service but I have a long waited for appointment that I can not miss. Our thoughts will be with you and the family . Judy & Fred - Posted by: Judy & Fred Williams (Friends) on: Oct 30, 2019

  • Shocked and saddened to see this. Such a dedicated hard working man taken much too early. God obviously needed you Kenny, he has prepared a spot for you. Say hi to Danny and all of our co-workers. Sincerest condolences to Pat and your family. Until We Meet Again/LJ - Posted by: Linden Johnson (friend/co-worker) on: Oct 30, 2019

  • Pat and family, we are so very sad to hear of Kenny‚Äôs sudden passing. Sending our deepest love and sympathies to you all. Joyce and Rod - Posted by: Joyce Mancini (Friends) on: Oct 30, 2019

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