Gordon Eugene Renkas was born on March 27, 1945 at Balcarres, Saskatchewan; a son of Louis and Katherine (nee Teslak) Renkas. He was raised on the farm in the Tullymet district and received his schooling there. As a young man Gordon worked out on his own for farmers before partnering with his brother Tony. The brothers farmed for many years together. Gordon had been a resident in Regina for the past number of years. Gordon’s health had been in decline in recent years, and following a recent hospitalization at the Regina General Hospital, he passed away on Tuesday evening, October 20th 2020. He was 75 years of age.
Gordon is survived by his wife Mary Ann; step-children: Lillian (Lionel) Rokosh; Mary Ozembloski; Patricia Harris; and Irvine Harris; and their families, all of Regina. Also two brothers: Ted (Helen) Renkas of Regina, and Tony (Helen) Renkas of Ituna, and their families.
Cremation has taken place, a service is being planned for the Spring of 2021. Condolences can be left at baileysfuneralhome.com