Henry George Sebastian, late of Regina, SK, (formerly of Weyburn, SK), passed away on December 6, 2018 at the age of 86 years.
Henry was predeceased by his parents: Jacob B. and Elizabeth (nee: Baumbartner); his first wife Frances Marie; brother Victor (Evelyn) Sebastian; sister-in-law Ida Sebastian; and brother-in-law Dan Ripplinger.
Henry is survived by his wife Gilberte Kelly; his children: Dayna (Aaron) Reich, and Kathy (Bruce) Kravanya; his grandchildren: Jesse Reich (Amy Selinger), Jared (Julie) Reich, Jasmine Kravanya (Tyler Istace), Jerald Kravanya (Keely St. Onge), Cody Kravanya (Roxann Mutton), Gracyn Kravanya (Greg Miller); his great grandchildren: Alder Istace, Rubi Raye Kravanya and 2 due shortly; Gilberte’s children: Ron (Patsy) Kelly, Richard Kelly (Nancy), Wanda (Gary) Mills and their families; his sister Clementine Ripplinger and brother Albert; along with numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, December 14, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from Christ The King Roman Catholic Parish, 3239 Garnet Street, Regina, SK with Celebrant Fr. Stephen Bill. Luncheon followed the service at Christ The King Parish Hall, Regina, SK. with interment held at Hillcrest Cemetery, Weyburn, SK. Active Pallbearers were: Jesse Reich, Jared Reich, Darren Sebastian, Jerald Kravanya, Cody Kravanya and Vern Ripplinger. Honorary Pallbearers were the Knights of Columbus.
For family and friends so wishing, charitable donations in memory of Henry may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, Unit 26, 1738 Quebec Avenue, Saskatoon, SK, S7K 1V9 or S.T.A.R.S., 2640 Airport Road, Regina, SK, S4W 1A6.