Hulse & English Funeral Home & Chapel

75 Church Street, St. Catharines, ON


Ivan Brenko

January 9, 1923March 18, 2020

Passed away on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, in his 98th year. Beloved husband of 70 years to Emilia. Dear father of Bohdan (Margaret) and Olga. Much loved grandfather of John, Nadia and Julia. Dear brother in law of Anthony Hreczany.

In light of COVID-19, a family funeral will be held. Panachyda and Funeral Service will be held at Hulse & English Funeral Home & Chapel, 75 Church St. (905-684-6346). Interment to follow at St Volodymyr Ukrainian Cemetery in Oakville. Father Gregory Mielnik officiating.

The family thanks Dr. Jakibchuk, Dr. Gruber, Dr. Wan, Niagara Gardens staff and St. Catharines Hospital staff for their care. Memorial donations may be made to St. George Ukrainian Orthodox Church, St Catharines. Online condolences and tributes may be made at www.hulseandenglish.com.

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Gerri Harris

March 21, 2020

Dear Margaret,
I was so very sorry to hear of your father-in-law’s passing, especially during this very challenging time when family cannot gather together with their loved ones and friends. I am thinking of you and your family.