Margaret "Peggy" Wheaton
Peacefully on Tuesday, May 27, 2003 at the St. Boniface Hospital, Peggy passed away at the age of 83 years. Peggy is survived by her sons Max (Lise) and Gordon. She was predeceased by her husband Max. Peggy immigrated to Canada from Scotland in 1946. She worked for the Government of Manitoba for many years where she was a founding member of A.R.M.A. She will be greatly missed and always remembered. Funeral service 1 :00 p.m. Monday, June 2 at Bardal Funeral Home, 843 Sherbrook Street. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to CancerCare Manitoba, PO Box 2249, Station Main, Winnipeg, MB R3C 4A6 or A.R.M.A. BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook Street, 774-7474 Ample Parking Behind Funeral Home
Anne Barbara Lauzon
On May 27, 2003 at Beacon Hill Lodge, Anne Lauzon passed away. She is survived by son Gary, her brother Tony Wenzoski of Golden B.C., Casey Wenzoski of Ile Des Chenes, MB, sister Frances Trudeau of Kamloops, B.C. and many friends and acquaintances.
Cremation has taken place and at her request, no service will be held. Donations may be made her memory to Alzheimer’s Society, 10 – 120 Donald St., Winnipeg, MB R3C 4G2.
Betty Laura Duchon (née Krall)
November 16, 1908 - May 28, 2003
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother and grandmother at the age of 94 years on Wednesday, May 28, 2003 at Fred Douglas Lodge.
She will be lovingly remembered by her three sons, Ron (Lydia), grandchildren Dino, Kelly, Regan, Landon (Char), Dennis, grandchildren Scott and April, and Len (Barbara), grandchildren Aaron and Michael, great-grandson Keenan. Betty also leaves to mourn her brother Bob Krall (Mickey), sister Gerry Perrott (Lloyd) of Eugene, Oregon, many nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband Jack in 1966, parents John and Anna Krall, sisters Nance, Mary, Ann, Erna, Dena, Margaret, Doreen and brother Ernie.
Betty was born in Gilbert Plains, Mb. on November 16, 1908 and she moved to Winnipeg with her family when she was in her teens. Mother spent the majority of her adult life taking care of her family and grandchildren. She loved cooking and baking and when she was younger she enjoyed her flower garden. Mother was devoted to her pets which included several dogs and parakeets over the years. She paid countless hours of attention to her pets teaching all of her birds to talk. Mother could always be counted on for babysitting her grandchildren, whose company she thoroughly enjoyed.
The family would like to thank the staff at Fred Douglas Lodge for their excellent care and attention they gave to our Mother.
If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Fred Douglas Lodge or the Alzheimer¹s Society. At Betty¹s request cremation has taken place and no formal service will be held.
WE LOVE YOU MOM AND WE WILL MISS YOU
Elizabeth "Betty" Lovell Thomson
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved sister and aunt on May 26, 2003 at the Concordia Hospital. She shall be sadly missed and often remembered by her sisters; Pearl (Larry), Jean (Norm) and brother George (Hilda), her 10 nieces and nephews and her many great nieces and nephews.
Bets was born in Scotland and came over to Canada with her parents and sister are at a very young age where they made their home in Transcona. She lived the rest of her life there except for a few years during the war, when she joined the Air Force. She worked for the Provincial Government in the Forestry Department until her retirement. She volunteered at the Children's Hospital, helping to read and play with the sick children. She was also very generous with donations to many charities. Bets traveled extensively throughout her years going to Great Britain, Europe, Australia and New Zealand and from coast to coast in Canada and the USA.
Bets had many hobbies, she loved to knit, travel, read, grow plants and shop. See was active in the Transcona Memorial United Church Women's Group and also sang in the Church Choir for many years. She felt very close to all her nieces and nephews, and she was very generous to them, as they were to her in return.
There will be a celebration of Betty's life on Monday, June 2, 2003 at 2 :00 pm at the Transcona Memorial United Church, 209 Yale Avenue West with Reverends Carol Fletcher and Jeff Cook officiating. Burial to follow at the Transcona Cemetery. Should friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Transcona United Church Memorial Fund. Transcona Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements.
June 14, 1937 - May 28, 2003
Peacefully on Wednesday, May 28th, 2003 after a courageous battle with cancer at the Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Priscilla Normand of Rathwell, Manitoba, beloved wife of George Normand passed away at the age of 65 years. Funeral Services will be held at the Rathwell Community Hall on Monday, June 2nd, at 1 :00 p.m. with the Reverend Warren Marsh officiating. Interment will follow in the family Woodlands Cemetery.
Priscilla was born on June 14, 1937, daughter of Marguerite and Joseph Normand in Winnipeg, where she was raised and received her education. On January 19, 1957 she married George Normand of Winnipeg. They lived in Winnipeg until 1997 when they moved to Rathwell, Manitoba. For a number of years she worked in a Personal Care Home as a Nurses Aid until she retired in 1993. Priscilla loved to play bingo, she loved listening to all kinds of music and spending time with her family.
Predeceased by her parents, two brothers; Jean-Marie and Marcel, one sister Diane Zaparniuk of Winnipeg. She leaves to mourn her passing her husband George, two children; George Jr. and Wilma of Portage, two brothers; Roland of Richmond of British Columbia, and Rudolphe (Connie) of Winnipeg, Manitoba, three sisters; Reine-Aimee (Alex) Lupky of Alberta, Bibiane Normand of Arborg, Manitoba, Cecilia (Richard) Hermary of Portage, parents in-law Elie (Mary) Normand of Winnipeg, two brothers-in-law; Gerry (Nancy) of Kenora and Len Zaparniuk of Winnipeg, two sisters-in-law : Renee (Len) Peterson of Kenora, Florence Normand of Winnipeg, many nieces of nephews.
Friends may call at the Rathwell Community Hall for visitation prior to the service. Should friends so desire memorial donations may be made in Priscilla's name to the Central Plains Cancer Care Services, 318 Saskatchewan Ave E., Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 0K8 Friends may leave a message and sign the register at our website www.omegafuneralhome.com "Where life stories live on"
Fredrick William Bushie
Suddenly on Saturday, May 31, 2003 at the Health Science Centre Fredrick William Bushie passed away at the age of 22 months. He leaves to cherish his beautiful memory his parents Verle and Bradley Bushie, five brothers, Bradley Jr., Bradden, Brad, Braddy and Henry, three sisters, Rachel, Evangeline and Veronica, grandparents Colin and Bertha Bruce, Emily Bushie. There were also numerous aunts uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Frederick was predeceased by two brothers in infancy, grandfather Frederick William Bushie Sr., three aunts Oriole, Josephine, Sharon, one uncle George and three nieces. Prayers will be held on Tuesday June 3, 2003 from 8:00 p.m. - 12 midnight at the Aboriginal Funeral Chapel 724 Selkirk Avenue at Parr in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Wake services will be held on Wednesday June 4 and Thursday June 5, 2003 at Colin Bruce Residence in Poplar River. Funeral will be held on Friday June 6, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. at the Poplar River Church, Poplar River Manitoba. Interment to follow at Poplar River Cemetery. Aboriginal Funeral Chapel 724 Selkirk Avenue 586-7700
Margaret Twist (née Cormack)
May 27, 1914 - May 24, 2003
Peacefully on May 24 at Seven Oaks Hospital, Margaret passed away three days prior to her ninetieth birthday. She will be lovingly remembere
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Lloyd James Stuart
December 02, 1919 - May 20, 2003
Sadly on Tuesday May 20, 2003, Lloyd James Stuart passed away at Carman Memorial Hospital. He is predeceased by two brothers and four sisters. Lloyd leaves to mourn his loss, his sister Devena (Stan) Reeves of Montevideo, Minn., many nieces and nephews as well as many spiritual friends.
Lloyd was born in Cartwright, MB on December 2, 1919. He resided there with his parents and two brothers and five sisters. In 1937, the family moved to a farm north of Lorette. In 1959, he was baptized as one of Jehovah's Witnesses. His active faith encouraged and strengthened many. In 1996, due to failing eyesight he moved to Carman to be closer to family.
Funeral Service will be held on Monday May 26, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. in Green Acres Funeral Chapel, Hwy. #1 E. at Navin Road. Viewing one half hour prior to Service. Interment to follow in Green Acres Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Manitoba Heart and Stroke Foundation, 301-352 Donald St. Wpg, MB R3B 2H8. GREEN ACRES Funeral Home, Cemetery and Crematorium Hwy. #1 E. at Navin, 222-3241
Eugenie "Jean" Palmer McKinnon
After a fight with many illnesses and recent surgery, Jean passed away peacefully at Concordia Hospital on May 20, 2003 at the age of 77. Jean was the wife and companion of her husband Bill for forty years. She will be sadly missed by her daughter Beth (Gordon) Stainton, grandsons, James (Elise) and Matthew Stainton in Toronto. She will be also be greatly missed by Cathy & Robert Wise-Laskey and family of Calgary, Jim Cole of Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Joni & Dave Rowat of Chelmsford, Ontario, Frank (Mardi) McKinnon of Winnipeg and mother-in-law Gertrude McKinnon of Winnipeg. Jean and Bill were active members of the Manitoba Classic & Antique Car Club, Northern Lites Impalas & Fabulous 50 Ford Club of Manitoba, Legion #215 Branch and was employed for many years at Bethania Care Home. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 23 at the Royal Canadian Legion 3600 Devries, off Henderson Hwy. at the Perimeter. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Breast Health Centre, 400 Tache St, R2H 3E1.
With sadness we announce the sudden passing of Wilfred McCorrister of Peguis, Manitoba on May 14, 2003 at the age of 70 years.
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Roy R. Clark
On Tuesday, March 4, 2003, Roy Clark, passed away peacefully. A service of remembrance will be held Tuesday, May 13, at 1 :30 p.m. at ANAF Winnipeg Unit #1, John Osborn VC 300-1395 Ellice Avenue. (On Empress at Ellice)
James Alois Dreisig
December 30, 1941 - May 15, 2003
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of James Alois Dreisig of Winnipeg, Manitoba, formerly of Fisher Branch, on May 15, 2003 at the age of 61 years.
James leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife Blanche; his children, James (MaryAnne) Scavuzzo of Calgary, Janine (Trevor) Maganja of Mississauga, Jerrod of Toronto and Matthew of Edmonton; his grandchildren Kathtrina, James Jr., Leanne, Melissa and Connor; his great-grandson Daimon; also special niece and goddaughter Destiny Mason; as well as numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.
James was predeceased by his parents, Alois and Sophie Dreisig; his uncles Harry, Nick, Mike and Pete (Kowalchuk); his aunts, Kay, Mary, Jenny and Nellie; his grandparents Anna and Knot and by his cousin Sonya.
Jim lead a life as a highly qualified electrician, then went on to pursue a career at CN until his retirement.
Jim's family would like to send a special thank-you to neighbors, the Concordia Hospital staff, Dr. John Ormiston and to the many friends and family for their support.
The Funeral service will be held at the Manitoba Metis Federation Hall, Hodgson, Manitoba on Tuesday, May 20th, 2003 at 2:00 p.m., with a viewing beginning at 12:00 p.m.
Interment will follow at the Ukrainian Christian Congregation Cemetery, Fisher Branch, Manitoba. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in James memory to the Diabetes Foundation.