John Beszu

October 21, 1941January 1, 2021

It is with sadness that the family of John Beszu announce that he passed away peacefully on January 1st, 2021 in Mission, BC at the age of 79. He was born October 21st, 1941 in Winnipeg MB.

John is survived by his daughter Jennifer Koning (Jason), son Ryan Beszu, sisters Maryanne Haggett (Tom), and Jaye Mondell (Errol).

He was predeceased by his father Tom Beszu, mother Katie Beszu, and sister Sophie Massey.

John grew up in Winnipeg and worked on cars, hot rodding them and racing them. He had a good family life with his two sisters. With a mix of Ukrainian and Romanian decent, he loved his Ukrainian food and enjoyed his mother’s love of gardening and father’s construction career. John worked for CP Rail and was the bridge operator in Mission, he was also a sheriff in Thompson, MB Before that.

Memorial donation may be made to the SPCA in John’s name.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Jennifer Koning

January 12, 2021

I pray your body and especially your mind finally has peace. I miss what we once had when I was a little girl. Hopefully we will have that again when I join you in Heaven when my time comes. I love you.

Mary Anne Haggett

January 9, 2021

My dearest brother,
I miss you so much and cherish memories of our years growing up in Winnipeg and those that we have accumulated through our adult years even with miles separating us. Your love, kindness and thoughtfulness will remain with me forever. Please be at peace now and know I love you.
Mary Anne