Babinski, Bruno of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, May 10th, 2012, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in his 88th year. Beloved husband of Olga (Pianko) Babinski and dearly loved father of Irene and her husband Gary Bodkin of St. Thomas and Richard and his wife Teresa Babinski of Edmonton. Much loved grandfather “Jajo” of Tanya (Kevin) Clark, Jodi (Joe) Smith and Michael Bodkin and great grandfather of Hailey, Avery and Braylin. Predeceased by a great granddaughter Evelyn Smith. Bruno was born in Poland on September 1st, 1924. He retired from Weatherhead, St. Thomas. Bruno served in the Polish Army and was a decorated Veteran of W.W.II. He was a member of the Polish Veterans in London, the Royal Canadian Legion, St. Thomas and also a member of the Polish Canadian Club, London.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas until Monday morning and then to St. Anne’s Church where Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angels’ Cemetery. Visitation at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home on Sunday at 7:00 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.