June 13, 1935 – December 24, 2018
Metro James Kostrub of Edmonton, Alberta passed away December 24, 2018 at the age of 83 years. Metro is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Shirley; two daughters, Brenda (Kevin), Beverly (Shayne); six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; one sister, Sophie; two brothers, Percy and Walter (Irene); as well as many nieces, nephews, numerous extended family and friends.
Metro was predeceased by his parents, John and Pearl; six brothers, Mike, Bill, George, Ted, Andrew, and Johnny; two sisters, Dora and Helen.
Metro wishes were not to have a funeral, and to be remembered as he was.
In tears we saw you sinking,
we watched you fade away,
our hearts were almost broken,
you fought so hard to stay,
but when we saw you sleeping,
so peaceful, free from pain,
we could not wish you back
to suffer that again.