It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of Miroslaw (Mirek) Stefan Rodziewicz, age 85. He died after a courageous fight on January 18, 2023 with his daughter Agata and companion Helena by his side. He was born to Tekla and Jozef Rodziewicz on September 7th, 1937 in Vilno, Poland and was the middle of 3 children.
Mirek immigrated to Canada with his family in 1971, to start a new life. He was a man of many passions including, hunting, fishing, skiing, scuba diving, and most importantly sailing on his prized boat, the Soaring Eagle. Mirek is survived by his former wife, Urszula Rodziewicz, his companion, Helena Cieniak, his daughter, Agata Hellich (Artur Hellich), daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Rodziewicz and beloved grandchildren, Madeleine Hackstetter, Sara Hellich, Filip Hellich, Izabella Rodziewicz, and Marek Rodziewicz. He is preceded in death by his beloved children Jolanta Rodziewicz and Pawel Rodziewicz. He will forever remain loved and cherished by all who’s life he touched.
A Funeral mass will be held on February 3rd at 1130am at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church at 4260 Cawthra Rd in Mississauga.
Following the mass the family will take Mirek to his final place of rest at St. John’s Dixie Cemetery.
Guests who wish to pay their last respects there are welcome to do so after 2pm.
In lieu of flowers, charitable donations can be made in his name to the Canadian Kidney Foundation .
Rest in Eternal Peace our beautiful Angel.