November 22, 1937 - September 17, 2018
Nick passed away peacefully with family by his side at the Thompson General Hospital on September 17, 2018 after a short battle with cancer at the age of 80 years old.
Nick was born on November 22, 1937 in Gronlid, Saskatchewan. He moved to Thompson in 1967 and secured a job at Inco Limited until his retirement in 1993. After his retirement Nick loved spending time with his family, gardening, various wood working projects, fishing, and enjoying sitting on his front step seeing what everyone was up to.
Nick is survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Jean Matechuk and family, Children Cheri, Cindy, Mabel, Nick Jr, Jackie and Joan. Brother Walter (Darlene), Sisters Mary, Kathy, and Pauline. Plus numerous grand children and great grand children.
He was predeceased by His Mother Annie, Father John, Brothers William, Peter, Andrew and Steve.
Special thanks to Nick’s right hand man Terry for everything he has done over the years and especially all he has done for Grandpa Nick during his illness.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday September 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the Juniper Centre in Thompson. Cremation has taken place and burial will take place at a later date in Saskatchewan.