Classifieds / Obituaries
HARDY: Andrew Joseph William (Andy) passed away on September 25, 2015 at BRHC at the age of 83. He was predeceased by his wife Doris (2010), his brother Gabe and parents Peter and Nora Hardy. Andy leaves behind to mourn his children, Don (Barb), Karen (Chris), Ken (Mary) and eight grandchildren, Theresa, Bev, Wesley, Christopher, Heather, Lauren, Thomas, Shauna; and nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson. Also Andys sisters, Yvonne (Richard), Rose Marie (Renato) and brother Roger (Jeannette), sister-in-law Mary and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Dad was a Railroad Man working for the CPR for over 20 years. Mom and Dad retired to Oak Lake Beach making numerous life-long friends. So many memories were made with family and friends, always gathering for holidays and visits at Andy and Doriss. After moving into Brandon in 2005, Dad and Mom settled into city life, never forgetting their laker friends. After Mom passed away Dad cherished even more his time spent with family.
We all miss you so muchA celebration of Andys life was held at St. Augustines Catholic Church in Brandon, on what would have been his 84th Birthday, September 29, 2015.
DEMCHUK: Lorne Demchuk passed away in Brandon on October 18, 2015 at the age of 71 years. He was born in Stenen, Saskatchewan and grew up near Rounthwaite, Manitoba. He enjoyed pestering his brother Richard, and later, enjoying his friends. He held various jobs until he started his 32 year career at the Brandon City Police. Married to Elsie in 1967, they had two children, Candace, then David, now married to Darlene. He loved them all. He also enjoyed cars, motorcycles, and hobby farming south of town, where they lived almost 40 years. Lorne also had a private investigation company and later worked for the Sheriffs. He was predeceased by parents Walter and Anne, sister-in-law Fern, many aunts and uncles, including special couple Uncle Paul and Aunt Mary. Many thanks to Brockie Donovan, Kim Lewarne, and former colleagues for the moving funeral service on October 23rd. The family remain overwhelmed by peoples kindness. The Demchuk family wish to thank everyone for their cards, phone calls, delicious food, visits, flowers and continued support. Donations in Lornes memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, A1-800 Rosser Avenue, Brandon, MB, R7A 6N5.
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GEROW: Verlena Rosetta: Peacefully on October 22, 2015 Verlena passed away at Fairview Home with her family by her side. Verlena was born June 5, 1922 at Fairlight, Saskatchewan, the eldest of three children to Fred and Harriet Richardson. As a young child they moved to a farm at Alexander, Manitoba where she attended school to Grade 9. She then went to work at various farms, the Holms, Robinsons and at last the Gerow farm at Beresford, Manitoba where she met Garfield. On October 16, 1944 she and Garfield were married and resided on the family farm until retiring to Souris in 1984. Life on the farm was very busy and rewarding. She milked cows, had a huge garden which she shared her bounty. She sewed many costumes for Christmas concerts at the one room school. Also very involved with Beresford United Church teaching Sunday school, helping with teas, showers and weddings. She received a Life Membership from Beresford U.C.W. She and Garfield loved their Friday night card club with neighbours. After retiring to Souris in 1984 she was an avid volunteer for the Adult Day Program, Hillcrest Museum, and Souris Fair Board. She received many first place ribbons for her flowers. Quilting was also a favorite past time, all the family received a quilt. She also helped quilt the Butterfly quilt that hangs in the Hillcrest Museum. In 1999 she was nominated as a Special Older Person and her picture is displayed on the Wall of Honor in Baldur. She is survived by Dorothy (Dennis) Johnson of Sandy Lake. Grandchildren; Angela (Rick) Kozak, Michelle Johnson (Murray), Neil Johnson and Ryan Johnson. Great Grandchildren; Alexandra (Peter) Kuefler, Michael Lewandoski (Nikki), Zachary Johnson and Hailey Johnson. Great Great Grandchildren; Easton, Bennett and Charlotte Kuefler. Sister Eva Sexsmith, numerous nieces and nephews, and lifelong friends. Verlena was predeceased by her husband Garfield in 1992 and brother Allen Richardson. Funeral service was held at Kowalchuks Funeral Chapel, Souris on Monday, October 26, 2015 with interment in the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. In memory of Verlena, donations may be made to the Souris Personal Care Home Courtyard Fund c/o Prairie Mountain Health Box 10 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0 or to a charity of your choice.
Expression of sympathy may be made at www.kowalchuks.net
HAYDEN: The death of Edith Hayden, widow of the late Paul Hayden, and beloved mother of Van (Sandra), Terry, Red (Kathy) and Marilyn, occurred on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at her residence, Valleyview Care Centre. The Funeral Service will take place at St. Marys Anglican Church, 401-1st Street, on Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Sean Beahen officiating. Complete obituary information will follow.
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MOORE: On October 26, 2015 Muriel Ardeth Elaine Moore (nee Templeton) passed away peacefully surrounded by family. Ardeth was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great- grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, who enjoyed nothing more than a laugh and a good story with those she loved. She leaves to mourn her loving husband Ken Moore, daughter Tracey Templeton, son Kelvin Moore and wife Shelley, daughter Charlotte Grant and husband Frank, grandchildren, Ashley Templeton, Preston Moore, Sean Moore, Landon Moore, Matthew Moore, Madison Moore and great-grandson Aiden Templeton as well as her brothers and sister and numerous nieces and nephews. Ardeth is predeceased by daughter Tammy Zander, her parents Alvin and Audrey Templeton, sister Leora and brother Doug Templeton. The funeral will be held Friday, October 30, 2015 in Souris, Manitoba at 2:00 p.m. at the United Church. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Diabetes Foundation.
Remember me with smiles not tears, for all the joys through all the years. Recall the closeness that was oursa love as sweet as fragrant flowers. Dont dwell on thoughts that cause you pain. Well see each other once again. I am at peace...Try to believe. It was my time. I had to leave. But what a view I have from here, I see your face, I feel you near. I follow you throughout the day, youre not alone along the way. And when God calls you, you will be right by my side. right here with me, till then Ill wait by heavens door well be united evermore
JONES: Eileen Marjorie Jones (nee Kendrick), beloved wife of the late Russell Jones of Virden, Manitoba, loving mother of Goldwyn, Jocelyn, Ian and the late Janeen, passed away at WestMan Nursing Home, Virden Saturday; October 10, 2015 at the age of 88 years. Funeral service will be held from St. Pauls United Church, Virden Friday; October 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. with The Rev. Janis Campbell officiating. Interment will be in Tilston Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial donations in memory of Eileen may be made to: The Council of Canadians (Prairies-NWT), 602 12323 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y5.
E-mail messages of condolenceor sign the on-line Book of Condolences atcarscaddenfuneralchapel.comG. R. Carscadden Funeral Chapel, Virden in care of arrangements.
MORRISON: Eunice Morrison beloved wife of Don Morrison died October 26, 2015 in the Wawanesa Personal Care Home, Wawanesa, MB at the age of 80 years. Memorial Service will be held Friday, October 30, 2015 at Wheatland Funeral Chapel, Killarney, MB at 2:00 p.m. Interment will be held in the Rea Cemetery, Dunrea, MB. Donations in memory of Eunice may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, 10-120 Donald Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 4G2 or to the Wawanesa Personal Care Home, Box 309, Wawanesa, MB, R0K 2G0.
Messages of condolence may be made online at www.wheatlandfs.comWheatland Funeral Service (204) 523-7791
HILL: Myrna Lillian Hill. Myrna was born on June 2, 1940 in Elgin, MB and passed away peacefully on October 22, 2015 in Nanaimo, BC after her long and brave battle with Alzheimers. Born and raised in Elgin, MB, Myrna went to Brandon Business College and worked in Winnipeg for several years before moving to Calgary. Predeceased by her parents Hudson and Lillian Moore and brother Richard Moore, survived by her sister Joan Kelleher. Beloved wife of 48 years to James Garth Hill residing in Calgary, AB for 40 years of their marriage before moving to Nanaimo, BC in 2008 - present. Devoted and loving Mother to her 3 children; Amber (Trevor) Berry, Tawna (James) Hill and Ryan (Rebecca) Hill, she is also survived by her 5 grandchildren, Ava Berry, Hudson Hill, Anna Hill, Sienna Berry and Olivia Faulkner. Myrna will be lovingly remembered with a Celebration Of Life at a future date to be announced. The family would like to extend sincere thanks to the amazing and compassionate care providers who cared for Myrna at Malaspina Gardens in Nanaimo, BC.
Sands ~ Nanaimo
HAYDEN: The death of Edith Hayden, widow of the late Paul Hayden, and beloved mother of Van (Sandra), Terry, Red (Kathy) and Marilyn, occurred on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at her residence, Valleyview Care Centre. Arrangements are pending. Announcement of service details to follow.
Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.memorieschapel.com
DRAPER: Norman Wallace of Hamiota, MB, passed away peacefully in his home of two years at Rideau Park Personal Care Home on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at the age of 87. Norman leaves to mourn his passing his two children Ron (Candace) and Rhonda along with her two children Cole and Nash. Norman also leaves his sister Bernice (Earl) along with several nieces and nephews. Norman was predeceased by his parent Peter and Violet (nee Hardey) and sister Beatrice. He will join his loving wife Marlene (nee Marsh) who passed April 29, 2013. A service to celebrate Normans life will be held at the Campbell Funeral Chapel, Hamiota, MB on Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with interment following in the Hamiota Cemetery. A reception will be held at Chumah Hall, Hamiota United Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Normans memory to the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, 4B 457 9th St., Brandon, MB, R7A 3K8.
Messages of condolence and/or photos can be shared at www.campbellfuneralhome.caCampbell Funeral Home, Hamiota, are in care of the arrangements. (866) 620-2744.
HODGSON: Murray Lynn Hodgson of Brandon, beloved husband of Karen and dear father of Kevin, Quita and Cory, passed away suddenly on Sunday, October 25, 2015 at the age of 66 years. A Funeral Service to celebrate Lynns life will be held at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Friday, October 30, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. with interment to follow at the Brandon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Lynn may be made to Special Olympics Manitoba, (Westman Region), PO Box 20149 Rpo Brandon South, Brandon, MB, R7A 6Y8. Complete obituary information to follow.
Messages of condolence may be placed at www.brockiedonovan.com.
COOMBS: Eleanor Coombs; formerly of Hamiota, MB; beloved wife of the late Jack Coombs; mother of Dick (Betty-Jean), Don (Bonnie), Bruce (Barb), Bonnie (Alan), Ross (Eva); passed away at the Boissevain Health Centre, Boissevain, MB on Friday, October 23, 2015 at 93 years of age. A service to celebrate Eleanors life will be held at the Hamiota United Church, Hamiota, MB on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 2:00pm. Interment at Hamiota Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Eleanors memory to the Hamiota United Church Memorial Fund or to the Hamiota District Sports Complex Memorial Fund, Hamiota, MB, R0M 0T0.
Messages of condolence and/or photos can be shared at www.campbellfuneralhome.ca.Campbell Funeral Home, Hamiota in care of arrangements. (866) 620-2744.
BARTLEY: Norman L. Bartley, beloved dad to Brent (Veronica,) Bruce (Connie), Tammy Ramsey and Cory died October 24, 2015 in the Brandon Regional Health Centre at the age of 73 years. Memorial Service will be held Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at Wheatland Chapel, Killarney, Manitoba. Donations in memory of Norman may be made to a charity of own choice.
Messages of condolence may be made online at www.wheatlandfs.comWheatland Funeral Service (204) 523-7791.
POW: Annie Lillian Pow, mother to Ewan Pow and Lois Urbanovitch, passed away peacefully at the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the age of 102 years. Annie was predeceased by her husband John Jack Pow. A Funeral Service will be held at the Brockie Donovan Chapel, 332-8th Street, on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Barb Jardine officiating. Interment will follow at Rosewood Memorial Gardens. Donations in memory of Annie may be made to the Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, Box 3, Grp. 520, RR #5, Brandon, MB, R7A 5Y5. Complete obituary information to follow.
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