Welcome to the memorial page for

Carl Zabudney

July 5, 2017

The Piano Brothers


December 8, 1924 – July 5, 2017


Carl passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at the Betel Home in Gimli, MB., with his family and friends around him.

Carl was born in Foley, MB. He was predeceased by his first wife Emily in 1992; his second wife Laura in 2003; brothers, John, Joe, Steve and his sister Mary.

Left surviving is his sister Esther Cherniak, numerous nieces and nephews and great niece Tricia of Houston, Texas. Also his close friends, Angelina and Lyle Johnson and many others from the church congregation whose friendship he treasured.

Carl was a hard worker, he worked in the mines in Ontario at the age of 16. When he married Emily, they bought a farm in Sandy Hook where they farmed and Carl did some carpentry work. In 1991, they sold the farm and moved to Winnipeg Beach. He was always ready to help anyone who needed it.

He was an active member of the Winnipeg Beach Jehovah’s Witnesses congregation.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the Kingdom Hall in Winnipeg Beach, #85 Highway # 9, with Perry Woloski officiating. A viewing will be held one half hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in the St. William’s Cemetery.

Many thanks to all who visited him and a huge thank you to the caring staff at the Betel Home who took such wonderful care of him.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to CancerCare or the Betel Home Foundation.

Rest in Peace, dear brother, uncle and friend.

Condolences may be left at

Gilbart Funeral Home, Gimli in care of arrangements.

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