It is with heavy hearts that the family of Harold “Harry” Konanz announce his peaceful passing after a brief, hard fought battle with cancer on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the age of 61.
Harry will always be remembered by his best friend and wife of 34 years, Marianne; two children, Jennifer (Matt) and Catherine (Joe); grandson, Issac; siblings, Frank (Val), Margaret (Rick) and Adam (Helena); stepmother, Albina; as well as numerous extended family and many dear friends.
Harry was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Theresa; and brother, Leo.
The family wishes to express a special thank you to the staff on Unit 43 at the Grey Nuns Hospital and Unit 54 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for their care of Harry during his stay. Also, a thank you to all who have kept Harry and his family in their thoughts and prayers during his illness and at this difficult time.
A Prayer Service will be held on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Charles Catholic Parish, 17511-112 St, Edmonton, where the Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Harry may be made to Habitat for Humanity, Hope Mission or to the charity of one’s choice that assists others, just like Harry always would do.