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HALLS: Mildred Vivian (Cleaver) Halls was born April 18, 1926 and passed away at the Virden Health Centre on February 9, 2011 as a result of a 3 year struggle with bladder cancer. She was the only daughter born to Joe and Mabel Cleaver of Moore Park, Manitoba. She married Norman Halls of the Reston area in 1944 and acquired three daughters at the same time. She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Mary (Mummery) Cleaver; husband Norman; five brothers: Bill, Art, Bruce, Jim, and Keith and sister-in-law Margaret Cleaver. Mildred is survived by her step daughters: Winona (Bill) Morrison of Clarkston, Washington, Verna (John) Olenick of Reston and Mary Stewart of Watson Lake, Yukon; brother Bob Cleaver; sisters-in-law Evelyn Cleaver and Marion Cleaver as well as several nieces and nephews. In keeping with Mildred's wishes cremation has taken place and no funeral service will be held. Interment will take place at a later date in the Reston Cemetery. Donations may be given to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 824 18th Street Unit 3 Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 5B7, Lung Association of Manitoba, 940 Princess Avenue, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 0P6, or to the charity of your choice. Arrangements in care of Redpath Funeral Home Melita, 522-3361. Neil Redpath and Kurt Ardron Funeral Directors. To send condolences or special memories to the family, please visit: www.redpathfuneralhome.com
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STRANGE: In loving memory of Garry Archibald Strange, beloved husband of Edith. Garry died on February 7, 2011 at the Tri Lake Health Centre in Killarney, Manitoba at the age of 59. An Anglican funeral service will be held on Saturday February 12, 2011 at the Killarney United Church in Killarney, Manitoba at 1:00 p.m. Interment will take place at the Killarney Cemetery at a later date. Donations in memory of Garry may be made to a trust fund for his two youngest sons Timothy & Thomas c/o The Royal Bank Killarney Branch. Condolences may be made online at www.wheatlnd.com. Killarney & Boissevain Funeral Home 204-523-7791. www.wheatlnd.com
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LELOND: J. Wm (Bill) Lelond passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at Birtle Sunnyside Manor Personal Care Home. Born June, 21, 1917 at Arrow River, Bill was predeceased by his wife Sylvia, and his parents Louis and Enid Lelond; and his siblings and their spouses: Stan (Margaret), Doreen (Larry Hunkin) and Marion (Robert Anderson). He is survived by his three children: Maureen, Leonard (Wendy) and Roberta (Brian Hickman), seven grandchildren and two great grandsons, two sister-in-laws and many nieces and nephews. Bill spent over 68 years farming the Lelond homestead at Arrow River. He took pride in his shorthorn cattle. Bill enjoyed a full day’s work caring for family, fields and the farm. A graveside funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Arrow River Cemetery, Arrow River, Manitoba with a memorial service and reception following at 2:30 p.m. in the Arrow River Community Hall. Our family would like to sincerely thank everyone who cared for dad, including the staff at the Birtle Health Centre. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations may be made to the Birtle Palliative Care Unit, Birtle, Manitoba, R0M 0C0 or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Manitoba, Unit 3 824 – 18th St, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 5B7. Messages of condolence can be sent to the family at www.campbellfuneralhome.ca. Campbell Funeral Home, Hamiota are in care of arrangements. (866) 620-2744.
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KOSTIW: Mary Kostiw, beloved mother of Donald (Sylvia) Kostiw, Marian (Daniel) Holukoff, Helen (Murray) Hicks, Joyce (Jerry) Zaruk, Leonard (Janet) Kostiw and Jack (Lori) Kostiw entered into rest February 8, 2011 at the age of 87 years. The funeral Mass will take place on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. in St. John The Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Neepawa, Manitoba with interment in Riverside Cemetery, Neepawa, Manitoba. Prayers will be said in Whites Funeral Chapel, Neepawa, Manitoba on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. White’s Funeral Home Neepawa in care of arrangements 204-476-2848.
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DOBBELAERE: In loving memory of Mary Agnes Dobbelaere, beloved wife of Robert. Mary died on February 7, 2011 at the Tri Lake Health Centre in Killarney, Manitoba at the age of 66. A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 11, 2011 at the Cartwright Centennial Hall at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Rachel Robinson officiating. Interment will be at the Cartwright Cemetery following the service. Donations in memory of Mary may be made to the Cartwright Independent School.
Messages of Condolence may be made online at www.wheatlnd.com.
Killarney & Boissevain Funeral Home 204-523-7791. www.wheatlnd.com
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DITCHFIELD: The death of Violet Ditchfield, widow of the late Robert Ditchfield occurred at her residence, Rideau Park Personal Care Home on Monday, February, 7, 2011. A memorial service will be held in the late spring. Announcement of details will follow at that time. Flowers gratefully declined. Friends who desire may make a donation in memory of Violet to the Arthritis Society, Suite 105 - 386 Broadway Avenue, Winnipeg,MB R3C 3R6 or Trinity United Church Memorial Fund, Trinity United Church, 1515 - 6th Street, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 6B3.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.memorieschapel.com.
Arrangements are with Memories Chapel & Pre-Planning Centre, 727-0330.
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ASH: Wilfrid “Wilf” Reginald of Brandon, beloved husband of Kathleen, father of Bob, Gene and Eucilla, passed away peacefully with family surrounding him at the Assiniboine Centre on Monday, February 7, 2011 at the age of 90 years. A service to celebrate Wilf’s life will take place at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Paul Sakasovof St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Wilf may be made to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church – Memorial Fund, 361 Russell Street, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 5H6 or to the Brandon Humane Society, 2200-17th Street East, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 7A3. Complete obituary information to follow.
Messages of condolencemay be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
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SAWATZKY: Gwendoline Florence passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the High River Hospital on February 4th, 2011 at the age of 68 years. Gwen is survived by her loving husband Henry; daughter Janna; son Doug; daughter in law Alison and her loving grandchildren Jacob and Megan. Gwen was born and raised in Brandon, Manitoba and married Henry in 1965. Together they spent many years working and travelling throughout western Canada. Gwen was not only a Registered Nurse for 40 plus years, but a talented seamstress who loved music and stitching. She was a loving wife and mother and will be dearly missed by all who knew her. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 9th at 2:00 p.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Okotoks. A Graveside Service will be held at the Brandon Municipal Cemetery in Brandon, Manitoba on Monday, February 14th at 11:00 a.m. The family would like to thank the staff at the High River Hospital for providing such wonderful care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Center (www.cancerboard.ab.ca).
To email condolences to the family please visit
www.snodgrassfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements in care of Snodgrass Funeral Homes (Okotoks) 403-938-3111. Brandon arrangements in care of Brockie Donovan Funeral Home (Brandon) 204-727-0694.
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LECKIE: Marie “Jeanne” Leckie (nee Gratton) of Treherne, Manitoba passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 6th, 2011, at the Tiger Hills Health Centre in Treherne, Manitoba at the age of 96 years. Left to mourn Jeanne’s passing are her daughters Cecelia (Dennis) Chimuk of Beausejour, Manitoba and Shirley (Larry) Hammond of Brandon, Manitoba, grandchildren Brian (Elizabeth) Chimuk, Douglas (Jennifer) Chimuk, Shannon (Joe) Langan, Michael (Cheryl) Clark, Melissa (Chris) Allen and Sean Hammond, and great grandchildren Desmond and Kiera Langen and Colin and Emily Clark. Also left to mourn Jeanne’s passing are her sister-in-law Margaret Leckie of Treherne, Manitoba and numerous nieces and nephews. Jeanne was pre-deceased by her husband Neil in 2005, her parents Ferdinand and Marie (nee Gagné), sisters Angeline and Hortense Gratton and Denise Girardin, and brothers Ferdinand, Hilare (Arcelie) and Noel.Liturgy of the Word will be held from the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Treherne, Manitoba at 2:00 p.m. Friday, February 11th, 2011. Interment will follow in the Bethel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tiger Hills Health Centre, Box 130, Treherne, Manitoba, R0G 2V0, or a charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.willmorchapel.com
Budz Funeral Service of Holland, Manitoba in care of arrangements. (204)526-2380 or (204)827-2480.
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GREER: It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Verna Jane Greer (Hourie) on February 7th, 2011 at the Brandon Regional Hospital at the age of 68 years. She was born and raised in Portage la Prairie. She moved to Goodlands, Manitoba where she married Bill Greer, and raised their 8 children together. They then moved to Deloraine where she worked as a nurse’s aide, till her retirement. They then moved back to Goodlands. Verna was a generous, joyful and easy going person who enjoyed doing crafts, knitting, and family gatherings. She leaves to mourn her loving husband Bill Greer, and her children, Reta (Len), John (Donna), Brant (Cathy) Garry, Debbie, Lance (Christine) ,Richard(Marie) and Colleen (Jim), sister Hilda, brothers Roy and Murray, 18 grandchildren, and 23 great grandchildren, and numerous cousins. Predeceased by her, Mother (Rose), Father (John), and sisters, Joyce, and Lorna. Celebration and memory service will be held at the Deloraine United Church on Thursday February 10, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. With burial to follow at the Goodlands Cemetery. Donations in memory of Verna may be made to the I.C.U. at the Brandon Regional Health Center; Brandon, Manitoba.Messages of condolence may be made at www.wheatlnd.comSmith Funeral Home, Deloraine Manitoba. www.wheatlnd.com (204) 747-2088.
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ASH: Wilfred “Wilf” Reginald of Brandon, beloved husband of Kathleen, father of Bob, Gene and Eucilla, passed away peacefully with family surrounding him at the Assiniboine Centre on Monday, February 7, 2011 at the age of 90 years. A service to celebrate Wilf’s life will take the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Paul Sakasov of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Wilf may be made to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church – Memorial Fund, 361 Russell Street, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 5H6 or to the Brandon Humane Society, 2200-17th Street East, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 7A3. Complete obituary information to follow.
Messages of condolence may be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
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BICKNELL: Mary Marguerite Bicknell, died February 6, 2011 at Rideau Park Personal Care Home. . Prayers will be held at Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at St. Augustine’s Roman Catholic Church, 327– 4th Street, on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 11:30 a. m. with Fr. Dominic Yuen as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Brandon Cemetery. Marguerite was born to Ozzie and Madge Bicknell on December 31, 1924 in Dana, Saskatchewan and moved to Brandon with her family in 1928. She is survived by sisters; Iris Souliere and Noreen, brothers Ken (Vivianne), Terry (Judy), Ted (Mary Ann) and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters Madeleine and Joan James. Marguerite will best be remembered in Brandon for her professional nursing career, which culminated as Assistant Executive Director in charge of patient care at Brandon General Hospital. She also served as the President of M.A.R.N. and on a number of provincial health committees. The family will remember Aunt Muggieas a caregiver to her mother and sister Joan, and all her nieces and nephews who loved and admired her. The family wishes to thank Dr. Egan and the staff of Rideau Park Personal Care Home for the loving, tender care that they gave to our sister Marguerite. If so desired, donations in memory of Marguerite may be made to the Brandon Regional Health Centre Foundation, 150 McTavish Avenue East, Brandon, Manitoba, R7A 2B3.
Messages of condolence may be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
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SPEED: Suddenly on February 3, 2011 Glenn Speed passed away. Leaving to mourn his passing are his loving wife of 56 years, Jean; daughters Millie (Brian), Michele (Dan), Brenda (Collin); as well as grandchildren. Glenn was a very loving and caring man. He was always there for his family and friends when they needed him. Glenn had many wonderful neighbors and friends. We’ll all miss you and love you always. Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. at Blessed John XXIII Roman Catholic Church, 3390 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice.
Chapel Lawn 204-885-9715.
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BICKNELL: Mary Marguerite Bicknell of Brandon, passed away at Rideau Park Personal Care Home on February 6, 2011 at the age of 86 years. Prayers will be held at Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Friday, February 11, 2011 at 7:30 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be held at St. Augustine’s Roman Catholic Church, 327 – 4th Street, on Saturday, February 12, 2011 at 11:30 a. m. with Fr. Dominic Yuen as Celebrant. Interment will follow at Brandon Cemetery. Complete obituary information to follow.
Messages of condolence may be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
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SAWATZKY: Gwendoline Florence passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at the High River Hospital on February 4th, 2011 at the age of 68 years. Gwen is survived by her loving husband Henry; daughter Janna; son Doug; daughter in law Alison and her loving grandchildren Jacob and Megan. Gwen was born and raised in Brandon, Manitoba and married Henry in 1965. Together they spent many years working and travelling throughout western Canada. Gwen was not only a Registered Nurse for 40 plus years, but a talented seamstress who loved music and stitching. She was a loving wife and mother and will be dearly missed by all who knew her. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, February 9th at 2:00 p.m. at the Evangelical Free Church in Okotoks. A Graveside Service will be held at the Brandon Municipal Cemetery in Brandon, Manitoba on Monday, February 14th at 11:00 a.m. The family would like to thank the staff at the High River Hospital for providing such wonderful care. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Tom Baker Cancer Center (www.cancerboard.ab.ca).
To email condolences to the family please visit
www.snodgrassfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements in care of Snodgrass Funeral Homes (Okotoks) 403-938-3111. Brandon arrangements in care of Brockie Donovan Funeral Home (Brandon) 204-727-0694.
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