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Leslie "Les" Potolicki

March 17, 1937 ~ August 28, 2020 (age 83)

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Leslie Marian Potolicki of both Edmonton, Alberta and Ethelbert, Manitoba passed away suddenly on Friday, August 28, 2020 at the age of 83 years.

Leslie proudly served in the Royal Canadian Air Force as a Captain of communications for 27 years. Leslie was a passionate outdoorsman and spent many years hunting and fishing with family and friends.

Left to cherish his memory; sons Mark (Tanis) and Lane (Linda); grandchildren Amanda, Lyon, Alexa, Christian, and Shanelle; two great-grandchildren Kaitlyn and James; his close friend Mercy Kostyshyn; many friends of both Ethelbert and Edmonton, Brothers Victor Potolicki, Walter (Anne) Potolicki; and Sister Helen (Ed) Pacholko. Leslie was predeceased by his wife Maxine Potolicki (formerly McMillan); and parents; Frank and Matilda Potolicki.

If family and friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Mazinkowski Heart Institute. 

Private family services to be held at a later date.


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