Maryniak a volunteer on the front line
Last updated 2/14/2008 at Noon
Born and raised in Saskatchewan, Canada, Jake Maryniak had a great youth experience, spending his early years on his family’s 640-acre grain farm.
“My greatest memory as a boy was living on the farm and riding my pony, Keno, to school for three and one-half miles,” said Maryniak.
Back in those days, schools had a barn for the horses because the only means of transportation at that time was a trusty steed.
“I also helped out on the farm, where we grew mostly wheat,” he said.
Like every young boy, Maryniak had a dream of what he wanted to be when he grew up. “As a kid, I wante...