Paul William Gorcak

May 24, 1956 – November 12, 2018
It is with sadness that the family of  Paul W. Gorcak announce his passing  on November 12, 2018. Devastated  by his loss is also his close friend and caregiver Safet. 

Paul was born in Victoria BC on May 24, 1956. He grew up in Tofino, where he worked for District of Tofino. In 1981 because of an injury Paul had to make changes in his life. Then he worked for Tofino Air and Jamie’s Whaling Station and decided to move to Victoria then Nanaimo where he worked for Ministry of Transportation for 7 years. 

Paul was predeceased by his parents Chuck and Betty Gorcak. He is survived by his brother Brian Gorcak, sister Kim Botting, brother in law Gordon Botting and the family members. 

Paul was a member of SCIBC, Nanaimo Curling Club, car enthusiast and participant in various Car Shows in BC. He enjoyed technology, movies, going for drives, and his family and friends. 

Paul supported various organizations including Alzheimer’s Society of BC and Canadian Liver Foundation. 

He will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Rest in Peace Paul. There will be a celebration of life for Paul at a day to be announced in Tofino BC. 


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