April 30, 1966 – March 8, 2019
It is great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Hokan O. Gidska in Edmonton, Alberta.
Hokan was born in Gothenburg, Sweden and in 1968 moved to Canada. Most of his life was spent in Nanaimo and in 2006, moved to Edmonton.
Predeceased by his father Ola. He is survived by his son Markus (his pride and joy), his mother Inger, sister Christina,
twin brother Thomas, nephews Matthew and David, several relatives in Sweden and Norway. He leaves behind many friends and co-workers.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested a donation be put towards the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
A Celebration of Life will be held in Nanaimo at a later date.