Classifieds / Obituaries
BULLOCH: Evelyn Dorothy Bulloch, age 86, beloved wife of Orville died January 19, 2013 at Wawanesa Health Centre. Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday January 25, 2013 at Wheatland Chapel, Killarney, Manitoba. Interment to follow at Ninette Cemetery. Donations in memory of Evelyn may be made to the Alzheimer Society; 10-120 Donald St. Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4G2 www.alzheimer.mb.ca On-line condolences may be made at www.wheatlandfs.com.Killarney Boissevain Funeral Home Ltd. 204-523-7791 www.wheatlandfs.com
ROSS: Hugh Torrance Ross passed away in his sleep on Saturday, January 19, 2013. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba to James and Helen Alexina Ross on October 18th, 1922. He spent most of his life farming with his father in the Cypress River and Glenboro area. He married the love of his life, Myrtle Irene Cook (née Chapman) on December 27th, 1975 and they enjoyed travelling, fishing trips and many Masonic and Shrine functions for almost 22 years. He is survived by his niece Gloria Munroe, her husband Dan and their three sons Jason, Geoff and Justin as well as Myrtle's four children, Bill, Barbara, Terry and Ellen. Funeral service will be held at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Arlene Robertson officiating. Interment will take place at the Brandon Hills Cemetery. Donations in memory of Hugh may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, 4B-457-9th Street, Brandon, MB, R7A 4A9 or to a charity of choice.
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STERLING: Peacefully, on January 12, 2013, Joanne Sterling, aged 56 years, passed away at her home in East Kildonan. Jo is survived by her sister Debbie Sterling, her brother-in-law Frank Duval as well as her pride and joy (nieces) Ashlee Sterling Duval and Jennifer Sterling Duval (all of Texas). She was predeceased by her parents, Lloyd and Lois Sterling. Joanne was an incredibly resourceful person and created her own definition of beautiful. A private interment will take place at a later date at Glen Eden Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Glen Eden Funeral Home, 204-338-7111.
ROBERTS: James Arthur Jim Roberts passed away peacefully at the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Friday, January 18, 2013 at the age of 75 years. Cremation has taken place, and a celebration of Jims life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Jim may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Unit A1-800 Rosser Avenue, Brandon, MB, R7A 6N5. Complete obituary information to follow in the spring.
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McALPINE: Bonnie Lynn McAlpine of Brandon, passed away at the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the age of 48 years. Bonnie was born on April 22, 1965 in Virden, Manitoba. She took Girl Guides and lessons for guitar. She enjoyed family camping trips and holidays. Bonnie attended Goulter School, Virden Junior High and Virden Collegiate. She worked at Child and Family Services Family Resource Centre for 30 years. She married Lloyd McAlpine at Trinity United Church. Bonnie loved kids and taking care of children. She attended every one of her childrens school functions and carried this on with her grandchildren. Bonnie is survived by her husband, Lloyd McAlpine, daughter, Tracy, sons James, Jeremy, grandchildren Shelby, Nolan, Kendra, Marcus, Darrias, Dorrien, mother, Audry Gabrielle, sisters Gloria, Muriel, brothers Albert, Matthew, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Bonnie was predeceased by her father, Harvey Gabrielle, step-son, Stephen, brothers-in-law Wayne and Rodney and mother-in-law, Elizabeth. Funeral service will be held at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Wayne Sanderson officiating. Interment will take place at the Brandon Cemetery. Pallbearers will be John Felguerias, Noel Harding, Josh Gabrielle, Jeffrey Brown, Kenny Cross and Tony Gabrielle. Donations in memory of Bonnie may be made to the Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre, 255-9th Street, Brandon, MB, R7A 6X1.
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LITTLE: The family of John Percival "Jack" Little, age 86, announce that his death occurred on Friday, January 18, 2013 at Dinsdale Personal Care Home. A Graveside Service will take place at Brandon Cemetery on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Jack may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba, 3 - 824 18th Street, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 5B7. Complete obituary information will follow.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.memorieschapel.com.Arrangements with Memories Chapel & Pre-Planning Centre, 204-727-0330
KOWALCHUK: Michael (Mike) Kowalchuk, age 73, of Brandon, passed away on Friday, January 18, 2013. Please join us to celebrate Mike's fulfilled life at Memories Chapel, 330 18th Street North, Brandon on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 (TODAY) at 2:00 p.m. with viewing prior to the service. Rev. Fr. Jorge Mante of St. Augustines Roman Catholic Church will officiate. Rite of Committal will take place Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. in the Veterans Section at the Brandon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mike may be made to the Alzheimer's Society of Manitoba, Unit 4B 457 9th Street, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 1K2. Complete obituary information will follow.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.memorieschapel.com.Arrangements with Memories Chapel & Pre-Planning Centre,204-727-0330.
JENNINGS: Meta Jennings of Erickson, formerly of Onanole, MB passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the Erickson District Health Centre at the age of 88 years. Meta is survived by her sons Randy (Melody) of Onanole, Robert (Sue) of Sundre, AB, five grandchildren, three great grandchildren and two sisters: Eve Gillen of Edmonton, AB, and Dorothy Schmidtke of Stettler, AB. A private family funeral will be held on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. Remembrances and condolences may be emailed to email@example.com Raes Funeral Service of Erickson is in care of arrangements. (204) 636-7727.
GOLDSTONE: Christina Peace (Terry) Goldstone of Brandon, Manitoba Canada peacefully passed away on Friday, January 18, 2013 with her children by her side. Born in the Virden district on November 22, 1918, Christina was raised and educated in Oakner, Manitoba. She was the fifth child of seven children born to John and Annie Clark. After finishing school, Christina did housekeeping for a few years and then moved to Brandon where she worked for The Metropolitan Store, Woolworths, and Smiths Drug Store. She met her husband Joe in 1945 when he returned home from overseas following W.W.II. They were married July 16, 1947. They moved to Douglas, Manitoba in 1951 to operate the store and restaurant known as Goldstones Café. After they closed the restaurant, Christina worked at Carnation Foods in Carberry, Manitoba. Christina and Joe lived in Douglas for 44 years. They moved to Brandon in 1995. She moved to River Heights Terrace in Brandon in May 2009 and resided there until the time of her hospitalization. Christina was a great cook and loved to bake; she will always be remembered for her delicious family dinners. The Goldstone home, as well as their cottage at Clear Lake, were always welcoming places to visit. Christina was predeceased by her husband Joseph Ernest Goldstone on March 22, 2007 just prior to their 60th wedding anniversary. She was also predeceased by her mother and father, John and Annie Clark; brothers and sisters Isabel Brandon (Thunder Bay), Mary Ann Kirkham (Lethbridge), Alexander Clark (killed in action in W.W.II), Johnny Clark (Vancouver), David Clark (Thunder Bay), and Joyce Eva Thurber (Thunder Bay). Christina is survived by her three children: Vince Goldstone (Marian) of Brandon, Neil Goldstone (Rose) of Calgary, and Colleen Coxon (Ken) also of Calgary. She is also survived by family member Ron Clark (Gail) of Penticton. Christina leaves five grandchildren: Tracy Vandemosseler (Winnipeg), Marty Goldstone (Redvers), Braden Coxon (Calgary), Katie Goldstone (Brett) (Calgary) and Craig Goldstone (Calgary), as well as three step grand children: Elizabeth Bass(Andrew) (Kamloops), Victoria Bass (Simon) (Kingston), and Nicholas Bass (Brandon). In addition, she leaves behind five great grand children: Kade, Karsen, Ryan, Addison, and Easton Goldstone of Redvers, and three step great grand children: Shalissa Busby (Ross) (Redvers), Gilles Bauche (Virden), and Dylan Everett (Brandon). She is also survived by numerous brothers and sisters in law, many nieces and nephews, and many, many friends. A Ceremony to Celebrate Christinas Life will take place at Memories Chapel, 330 18th Street North, Brandon on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Barb Jardine will officiate. Interment will follow at Brandon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Christina`s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, 415 - 1st Street, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 2W8, the Canadian National Institute for the Blind, 354 10th Street, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 4G1 or a charity of choice. Expressions of sympathy
may be made at www.memorieschapel.com.Arrangements with Memories Chapel & Pre-Planning Centre, 204-727-0330
SWAENEPOEL: Mary (Taylor) Swaenepoel. Mary, our beloved mother passed away on January 2, 2013 at her home in the Souris Personal Care Home, with her three children by her side. Mary was born in Hayfield Manitoba on August 22, 1914 and took her schooling in Fairfax, Manitoba. She met and Married Archie Taylor in 1937 where they farmed on the family farm in Elgin, Manitoba. Their son Jack and daughter Marlene were born while on the farm. In 1950 they moved to Oak Lake, Manitoba where Janice was born completing their family. Mary was an avid gardener and loved her chickens and ducks. She milked cows and did farm chores while Archie worked on road construction. They liked to play cards and visit with neighbors. They retired to Virden, Manitoba where Archie passed away in 1975. Mary moved to Souris to be closer to her daughter. There she met and married Louie Swaenepoel in 1978. Louie had three daughters, Ava, Betty Lou and Helen. Louie and Mary enjoyed cards, dancing, bingo and fishing trips up north. Mary was predeceased by Archie Taylor, Louie Swaenepoel, two sisters Barbara Reid, Ruby Snowball, two brothers Alex White, Ray White. Mary is survived by her son Jack (Jane) Taylor, daughters, Marlene Kruger and Janice (Richard) Martin, five grandchildren Deb, Pat (Mike), Teresa, Yvonne (Ralph) and Vicky, 10 great-grandchildren, 4 great- great-grandchildren and many other extended family members. Mary was always a fun loving person who accepted life as it came and lived her life to the fullest. She will be sadly missed and always remembered by all who knew her. Pallbearers were her grandchildren Deb Owens and Mike, Pat, Terri and T.J. Baker. A family graveside service was held on January 8, 2013 in the Virden Cemetery, beside Archie.
STOTT: The death of E. Beth Stott (nee Turner) occurred on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at the Brandon Regional Health Centre. Beth was born on Hardscrabble Farm near Invermay, Saskatchewan. She attended Mason School and later moved to Winnipeg and then Brandon. She worked at the Childrens Home (now Daly House Museum), the Durnin family home, and the Brandon Mental Hospital. She met and married George Alfred Stott in 1942 and they had two children, Wayne and Wreatha. They farmed in the Valley West of Brandon at the location where the Little Saskatchewan and the Assiniboine Rivers join. They sold the farm in 1967 and then spent several years travelling, generally spending winters in warmer climates. They travelled to New Zealand in 1974 and returned to Brandon in 1993. She has lived for the past twelve years at River Heights Terrace. She will be remembered by her children, four grandchildren, six great grandchildren, her sister and sister-in-law and many nieces, nephews and friends. Ceremony to Celebrate Beths Life will take place at River Heights Terrace, 4525 Victoria Avenue, on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. Pastor Len Smith will officiate. A private family interment will take place in the family plot at the Brandon Cemetery. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Beth may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Unit 5B 457 9th Street, Brandon, Manitoba R7A 1K2.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.memorieschapel.com.Arrangements with Memories Chapel & Pre-Planning Centre,204-727-0330
ROOZENDAAL: Helen Roozendaal (nee Burgess). On January 15, 2013, our beloved wife, mother and grandmother Helen Roozendaal passed away at her home in Carberry, Manitoba. A cherished music teacher for over 50 years, Helen impacted the lives of generations of students in Winnipeg, Gladstone, Churchill and Carberry. Helen leaves behind Gerard, her husband of 51 years; her children - Angela, John (Rebecca) and Paul (Nicola), as well as three grandchildren - Zachary, Mya and Robbie. A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 21st 1pm at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Carberry; luncheon to follow at the United Church hall in Carberry. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations may be made in Helens name to Our Lady of Assumption Church or The Carberry and District Health Center. Seasons Funeral Chapel of OakBank, MB in care of arrangements 204-444-5444
SEDDON: John Thomas of Brandon, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Tom was born in Brandon on August 17, 1930. He attended Fleming School and New Era Collegiate; where he met his future wife Shirley. Tom worked as a stock boy at Scott Fruit and then was employed by Canada Post until he retired. Tom married Shirley Weaver in 1954 and built their home one block from where he was born. He resided there ever since. Tom and Shirley summered at Oak Lake Beach where they built their retirement home. They enjoyed many spring, summer and fall seasons there together. Tom continued to spend those three seasons there following Shirleys passing in 2005. Tom found joy when Mike, Tracy, Rachel, and Ryan would come out to the lake and go fishing or boating. Dad liked to break up the winter months by spending Monday nights watching Mike bowl and catching up with the guys. He also would head out west to Barbs and spend the time visiting at the lake or site seeing. He will be lovingly missed by his children Barb (Dave) and Michael (Tracy); grandchildren Caitlin, Jessica, Curtis, Rachel, and Ryan, as well as his sister Kathleen Krog. He was predeceased by his parents, Tom and Mary Seddon, his wife Shirley, and sisters Ida Stimson and Molly Rourke. A Memorial Service will be held at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Monday, January 21, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Craig Miller officiating. Donations in memory of Tom may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Unit A1-800 Rosser Avenue, Brandon, MB, R7A 6N5 or to a charity of choice.
Messages of condolence may be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
REID: Delmar Marshall Reid. March 8,1948 December 20, 2012. Delmar Reid passed away on December 20, 2012 at the Russell District Health Centre at the age of 64 years. Delmar was born in Russell on March 8, 1948 to John and Inez Reid. He grew up on the farm south of Silverton and attended Stratford School. In his teens, the family sold their farm, moved to Binscarth and Delmar attended high school in Russell. On August 20, 1971 Delmar married Donna McMorris. They made their home in Russell where they raised their children, Lorissa and Devin. Family was important to Delmar, and as time would allow, he enjoyed attending his children's activities. He taught his children to work hard, to finish what they started, and to take care of what they owned. Delmar was blessed with four grandchildren who were very special to him. Delmar was always a very hard worker. The majority of his career was in road and oilfield construction as a heavy equipment operator. His long term positions were with Keating Bros. Ltd. of Russell, MB (21 years), Jerry Mainil Limited of Weyburn, SK (7 years) and Russell Redi-Mix Concrete of Russell, MB since 2003. He took pride in his work and enjoyed the early mornings and the alone-time running his dozer. Delmar was a self-taught mechanic and liked overhauling and maintenance. He treated his construction equipment and company vehicles with the same care and respect as his own personal ones. Delmar enjoyed early morning coffees and acquired some of his best friends there. Those close to him will remember his smile and infectious laugh. He was quick-witted, spoke his mind and called a spade a spade. In his battle with cancer, his courage and determination carried him through each day and he was a great example to those around him. Delmar was predeceased by his parents, John and Inez Reid; sister Donna Hiller; brothers- in-law Don Bradley and Gordie Hiller; sister-in-law Esther Smart; and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Bill and Verna McMorris. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife, Donna; daughter Lorissa (Orland) Cook of Russell; son Devin (Maria) Reid of Winnipeg; grandchildren Rylan and Reid Cook, and Aurora and Aristotle Reid; sister Shirley Bradley of Minnedosa; brothers Ron Smart of Redcliff, AB and Garth (Edith) Smart of Binscarth; aunt Rachel Rose of Minnedosa; sister-in-law Muriel (Stan) Good of Boissevain and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Interment took place at the Russell Memorial Gardens prior to the funeral service which was held on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at the George P. Buleziuk Centre, with Rev. David Howell officiating. If friends so desire, donations in memory of Delmar may be made to: Russell Palliative Care, Russell District Health Centre, Bag Service #2, Russell, MB R0J 1W0 or Cancer Care Manitoba Foundation, 675 McDermot Avenue, Room ON1160, Winnipeg, MB R3E 0V9. Braendle-Bruce Funeral Service was in care of arrangements.
PRINGLE: Donald George Pringle Don of Brandon, beloved husband of Geri and devoted father to Lindsey (Grant) and their daughter Mary; Allana (Shane) and their children Dayton, Kyra, Danica, Kypling and Beckett; Skip and his son Brody; passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. A service to celebrate Dons life will be held at Central United Church, 327-8th Street, on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with Arlene Robertson officiating. Donations in memory of Don may be made to a charity of ones choice. Complete obituary information to follow.
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