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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - June 17, 1999, Winnipeg, Manitoba C10 Winnipeg Free June 1999 cm FAMILY NOTICE CLASSIFICATIONS on Burial Card of 3 Church Estate Processing 8 Funeral 9 Funeral Related Gilts for In 5 Memorial Memorial Services 7 Prayer Social The following Is a list of obituaries that appear In todays Henry Hank William Thorgeir Robert Anna Harold David Ernie Russell Father Pierre Lawrence Beatrice Richard Charles David Iris Werner Jack Victor lowna Lillian Beatrice Kathleen Delia James Jennie Robert RASMUSSEN Christian Liarn Percy Noreen Francis Johann Evelyn Alice Obituary Notices may not always appear in alphabetical as they are sorted both by alpha name and by MARY MINA ARTHURSON nee ATTLEY It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Mary at the Boniface Hospital on June Born November Mary passed peace fully from this life on June after a courageous battle with Mary leaves to mourn her husband of 30 years Catherine Tegumiar foster daughter Kathleen son Conway and stepson Grand Blair and Chen Mary is predeceased by her father Smith Attley and her brother Ahab Attley Tammer and Louise motherinlaw Susan Ar thurson fatherinlaw Arthur Arthurson and brotherinlaw Stanley Mary leaves to mourn her mother Nancy Attley Hil da Spence Lillian An derson and James Attley and Henry Ralph Arthurson Bliss Arthurson Leslie Norway Man Helen Attley of Lil lian Sarah Merdina Cameron Ila Mclvor Cross Ivy Cross Mildred Norway and brotherinlaw Tommy Mclvor of Thomp Mary will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and a large extended family and countless Wake services will be held at the home of Franklin Arthurson in Funeral arrangements have been made for June 19 at at the Andrews Anglican Church in The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the nurses and staff of the Boniface Hospital and nurses and staff of Gillam Hospital for their care and compassion during our most difficult In tears we saw you We watched you fade You suffered much in You fought so hard to You faced your task with Your spirit did not But still you kept on fighting Until the very God saw you getting When a cure was not to So He put His arms around And Come to So when we saw you sleeping So free from We could not wish you To suffer that You didnt deserve what you went So He took you home to Gods garden must be For He only takes the BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook 7747474 BEATRICE HENRY After a brief illness at the Seven Oak Beatrice Henry aged 81 years of Arrangements are pending with the MacKen zie Funeral GEORGE BENNETT It is with heartfelt I sorrow that we an nounce the death of George Bennett at Vic I toria Hospital on June 1999 with his family at his Born in MB August second of 10 children of George and Pre deceased by his par ents Al sister Ida and He leaves to mourn brother Bob Mary Irene Vincent Val Many nieces and nephews plus all those who loved him and affectionately knew him as Unc or Poppa and his dog He excelled in many curling bridge and growing his prized He loved animals especially dogs and won the Free Press trophy for his He loved the company of always willing to Our thanks to Walli and the nurses of the third and fifth In lieu of donations may be made to the charity of your In accordance with his cremation has taken The family will gather on June 19 at Vital Cemetery for interment of his ashes fol lowed by open house at for family and friends who wish to call at 25 Nichol in NEIL BARDAL 9492200 LAWRENCE HALL On June 1999 at the Boniface Lawrence Hull passed away at the age of K2 Complete notice to i NEIL BARDAL 9192200 HENRY HANK BAUER Suddenly on June Hank passed away at the age of 76 at the family cot tage in Jessica Hank was prede ceased by one brother Harold Hank will forever remain in the hearts of his loving wife Jessie of 55 years Linda and her husband Bob Burfoot Wendy Pass and friend Jeff one son Kenneth Bauer grandchil Glen and fiancee Brent and friend Craig and Lauren one sister Marga ret Schade one brother Ernest Bauer of British Hank was born in Winnipeg on September 1922 and resided his entire life in Be cause of Hanks love for the he liked nothing better than to plan a trip to his secret fishing spot or packing up the family for a week end of The family remembers all the delicious vegetables from Dads garden and what pride he took in growing his prized vege These he loved to share with all his He led a very full and active life and was involved in many Hank was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces from 1941 to He joined the Winnipeg Fire De mrtment in 1945 and served as a Fire Preven ion Officer for most of his 39 years before retir ng in Before his retirement he was active y involved with the Issac Brock Community lub where he served in various executive posi Following his he was a mem er and president of Elmwood East Kildonan Seniors Hank was also a member of the Acacia Masonic Lodge as well as the Im jerial Veterans He also served as secre ary for the union of the Winnipeg Fire Depart nent for a number of When Hank wasnt usy working and serving the he oved to spend time with his family at their cot age in Jessica A memorial service will be held on me 18 at at Chapel Lawn Funeral 4000 Portage A gathering of family ind friends will follow in the Chapel Lawn Re eption In Hanks lodge will irovide a Masonic Regalia may be In lieu of donations in memory of lank may be sent to the Fire Fighters Burn or a charity of their Thanks to the Winnipeg FireFighters Support Acacia Masonic Lodge Ill and the Whitemouth Arrangements entrusted to CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM 8859715 ANNA BULLEE with her family at her on June 1999 at the Seven Oaks Anna beloved wife of the late Abraham passed away at fthe age of 86 She will be sadly issed by her John Melvin cheryD and Valerie Richard and great grandson Adam also one brother She was predeceased by her grandson and soninlaw Special thanks to the staff at Donwood the home care and the nurses of Seven Oaks Unit for the kindness given to our Funeral service will be held on June 18 at at the John Black United Church 898 Henderson with interment to follow in Vital Viewing prior to the ser If friends donations may be made to Manitoba Cancer Treatment Research Foun 100 Olivia R3E Arrangements entrusted to Klassen Funeral WILLIAM JOHN BELL Born October passed away June He was predeceased by his dear Jean sisters Louise and Ann and brothers Gordon and He is sur vived by sons Geoffrey of Winnipeg and Came ron Barbara of Cal gary and grandchil dren Steven of Winni eg and Jason and Andrea of Dad was raised on the family farm near Stone Despite growing up during the he had many fond memories of his outh in rural He loved participating n running and Dad as a Flying Officer for the 434 Lancas er Squadron during the Second World Jpon returning from the Dad resumed his osition at Canada Post until his retirement in after 36 years of On August 948 he married Jean Hodgson with whom he tared his life until her death in In 1952 Uncle Gord and friends began the building f the family cottage at Caddy pro iding many happy years and memories for his Dad was an active member of Regents ark United Church for over 40 providing im with spirituality and Dad was ports Director at the Glenwood Community lub for several actively involved in ockey and His efforts were recog ized with an honourary lifetime Dad was a quiet man who lived his life with onesty and He would always be there o lend a hand wherever He was a very roud greatly enjoying his time with his Many thanks to all friends and relatives who upported Dad during the past few We also like to thank Sandy for her years of vitality and bringing a smile to Dads and to the staff of the Health Sciences A memorial service will be held at Regents ark United 613 Marys on June at In lieu of donations can be gratefully mde to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of THORGEIR THOR HERMANN BJARNASON On June 1999 at the age of Thor after a long illness passed away peacefully at Deer Lodge He leaves to mourn his beloved wife of 53 Nancy his daugh ter Patricia Courtnage land her husband Don his granddaughter Alesya his grandson Andrew of Winnipeg his sister Margaret Skaptasson and her husband Skip of Kansas City his sisterin law Lillian Bjarnason of White and his many nephews and He was predeceased by his Jacob and Vil borg and his brother Thor was employed by the City of Winnipeg for 41 He was a member of the Khartum Temple Oriental Band and Ophir Lodge Past Master of He was a loving family man and was a very proud and doting grandfa He was a great animal Thor was known for his easy going nature and good sense of humour and will be sadly missed by his many friends and No longer in our lives to but in our hearts he is always Our thanks for all the kindness and compas sion shown by staff and friends at Deer Lodge In lieu of donations may be forward ed to the Stop Burn Injuries in care of Khartum 529 Wellington R3M A memorial service will be held at Thomson Funeral 669 Broadway on June 18 at HAROLD LOUIS COUTURE 1912 1999 Born in on July Harold aged 86 late of Selkirk and for jinerly of passed away at the Sel kirk General Hospital his devoted family at his after a short He was predeceased his Antoi nette and Napoleon Couture of Clandeboye and leaves surviving three Helene Guyot Olive Porteous and Theresa Hough of Winnipeg two Bert Theresa of To ronto and Roland Bridget of Winnipeg and many nephews and grand nieces and Harold had serving during the Second World War in the RCAF voluntary Following his discharge from the RCAF he was employed in Winnipeg with Lorry Wagon Works and Motor Coach He farmed in Clandeboye from 1946 to 1997 at which time he moved to the Parkview Manor Seniors Home in Selkirk and was a recent resident of the Red River Place Seniors Care Home in Harold was a kind and generous person who was always more willing to comply than com He was very devoted to his espe cially to his parents when their health was The family wish to thank the Seniors home and the Selkirk General Hospital emergency ward doctors and 2nd floor nursing staff for the care and compassion shown to Prayers and viewing will be held on June 17 tonight at in the Gilbart Fu neral 309 Eveline Funeral Mass will be celebrated by Reverend Father McClusky at on June 18 at the Notre Dame Roman Catholic Church in Selkirk with interment in the Parish His pall bearers will be Louis Tom and Ted Carson great nephew Matthew Couture and longtime friend Joe Flowers are gratefully declined and donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke 301 352 Donald Gilbart Funeral Selkirk in care of ERNEST SCARTH FENWICK 1927 June 1999 Ernie passed away at the Boniface Hospi with his beloved wife Doreen at his He is survived by chil Barbara iGlenn Norman Sharon 14 dearly beloved grand children and five great Also sur vived by brother Art sister Isabel Tom Mason and extended family members and Wartime service in the Navy was followed by many years with the Winnipeg Grenadiers he was a longtime employee of the Liq uor Control retiring in Ernie was a Life Member of the Royal Canadian Le gion Branch having served on various com also a member of Fort Garry Unit He was honoured recently to be elected Chairman of the Joint Hospital Committee The welfare of Veterans was Ernies main concern during his 12 years of spending many hours visiting hospitals and nursing Funeral service will be held at Fri June 18 at Bardal Funeral 843 Sherbrook In lieu of donations may be made to RCL Joint Hospital 102 Humbolt R2M BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook 7747474 RICHARD HORN On June at the Pine Falls Pine Richard Horn aged 86 beloved husband of May Horn of Funeral arrangements longer obitu ary to RUSSELL FUNERAL HOMES CREM ATORIUM of Manitoba in care of Change in Time of Service DAVID FALK After a lengthy ill David Falk passed away in Grace Hospital on June 1999 at the age of 65 David suffered a stroke in his health steadily He worked for South West Stadium Scott National and Dominion He also worked for Western Grocers for 19 years and was well loved by all who met He was predeceased by his Bishop and Wilhelm and Elizabeth Falk brother and Menno and He is survived by his son Bill Kerry and daugh ter Shirley husband Nick Morin and their son and their mother He leaves to mourn his passing his wife Marilyn daughter Christi and son David He has been supported by family and close friends during his struggle with acute Spe cial thank you to our neighbours for their nurturing and care during our Profuse gratitude is extended to the staff at Grace Hospital for their compassion and empa thy in our time of grief and to Poon and Tim McDowell who extended his life with their Viewing will take place on June 17 from until in Wojciks Funeral 2157 Portage Avenue at Sharp Da vids funeral service will be held on June 18 at in Assiniboia Charleswood 760 Charleswood If friends flowers are or a donation may be made in his name to the Grace Hospital Davids family has entrusted his arrangements to the care of WOJCIKS FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM 2157 Portage Avenue at Sharp Blvd 8974665 CHARLES KENNELL Charles Kennell gassed away at Deer Centre on Tues June at the age of 83 Charles will be loving fly remembered by wife Phyllis Wayne Aggie of Don Helen of Glen Kim and Sandra Aman and Kevin Bob and George as well as nieces and Charles served in the Second World War and was wounded in He had a great love of carpentry and could often be found helping the Funeral service will be held on June 18 at at Chapel Lawn Funeral 4000 Portage Interment to follow in Chapel Lawn Memorial A gathering of family and friends will follow in the Chapel Lawn Reception In lieu of donations may be made in Charles memory to Alzheimers 120 Donald R3C The family wish to thank the Deer Lodge Centre T3 for their patience and Arrangements entrusted to CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM 8859715 THOMSON FUNERAL CHAPELS 7837211 RUSSELL ADELARD FONTAINE Suddenly on June 1999 Russell started on his journey home to be with his Crea He was born on May 1930 in Sagkeeng First He was predeceased by his mother Martha nee Bunn and father Anthony Fontaine Edna and Evelyn and brother Russell will be sadly missed and mourned by his Russell Sheldon and Jody also by Marilyn Martha and Nadine as well as 24 grandchildren and seven Also surviving is a brother Ernest Doris and Joan broth Raymond Degrace and John Lang numerous nieces and relatives and Wake services will be held at the Alexan der Roman Catholic Fort MB beginning Wednesday Funeral services will be held on June 19 at also from the Church with Paradis of Services will terminate at the church with cremation to Russell Funeral Homes and Crematorium of MB in care of arrangements DAVID MILLAR KETTLES after a lengthy on Fri day June at the Grace David Millar Kettles passed away at the age of The beloved husband of Phyllis his wife of 61 Dave is survived by his daugh ter Janice Haugen and her husband Augie and his granddaughter Su san Neilan and her hus band David and Grandson Dave was born in Janu ary He moved to Canada with his parents at the age of nine Dave started his work ing life as an apprentice carpenter on the down town Hudson Bay Store in working through its completion and various other pro jects throughout In 1931 he spent two years working on the grain elevators in Church He then worked in a contracting business with his father until the Second World when he began working for McDonald Air craft through the completion of the War In 1947 Dave joined the City of Winnipeg in the building inspection He retired in 1979 as Chief Building After retire ment he spent many happy winters in the Rio Grande Valley of trailering and square There will be a funeral service at on June 1999 in Thomson Funeral 669 Broadway with the Russell Wardell There will be a private fami ly interment in Garry Memorial The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Padua for his many years of care for and to the nurses of 3A North of the Grace General Hospital for their efforts and In lieu of donations may be made to the Heart Stroke Foundation of Manitoba 301352 Donald MB R3B or to the Canadian Diabetes 102310 MB R3C THOMSON FUNERAL CHAPELS 7837211 KIM KIMBALL Peacefully on Tues June 1999 at ihome with his family at his Kim Kim jball passed away at the of 85 He leaves to cherish ihis memory his loving wife Violet Janice Gordon King of Patricia Graham Lois Kathleen Larry all from Winnipeg grandchil Kimberley and Steven Tracy and Kevin Curtain Margaret Nassachuk of SK and many Kim was an avid sportsman and especially loved golfing and At his cremation has taken place and there will be no formal In lieu of donations may be made in Kims memory to a charity of ones choice NEIL BARDAL 9492200 LABBE PIERRE GAGNE Labbe Pierre fils de Pierre Gagne et de Eugenie Jou bert est decede a la suite dune crise a 1Hopital general de le mardi 15 juin a 1age de 77 Ne a Saint Pierre le 05 Janvier Pierre fit ses 6tudes elementaires et sec ondaires a 1gcole publique de Saint PierreJolys 192836 puis se rendit au College Universitaire de SaintBoniface jusquen philosophie II fit ses etudes en theologie au Seminaire de Sher Quebec et au Grand Seminaire de SaintBoniface II obtint son Bac calaurtatesArts a TUniversite du Manito ba ainsi que son Certificat en Edu cation Mgr Georges archeveque de 1ordonna pretre a Saint Boniface le 11 juin Pierre fut nomme vicaire a la Cathedrale vicaire a Aubigny vicaire a SaintClaude vicaire a la Cathedrale vicaireadministrateur de SainteRita curt a SainteRita curt a Richer curt a NotreDamedeLourdes cure a Fannystelle durant lesquelles il enseigna la catechese et le francais a Elie curt a SaintJeanBaptiste curt a SaintNorbert En 1997 il prend sa retraite a Iarcheveche de Pierre yient de celebrer 50 ans de sacer doce le juin II appartient dailleurs fierement a une grande famille ou la voca tion sacerdotale et religieuse valori see Plusieurs se souvien nent de sa soeur religieuse Pierre Jo seph Adeline SNJM et de ses freres pre maintenant Iabbe Jean Marie et le Pere Mention nons aussi ses neveux Iabb6 Jean Paul Gagne et Mgr Albert Frtch Labbe Pierre etait tres interesse a 1histoire locale et a celle du II a et6 pendant de nombreuses annfies aum6nier de 1Union nationale Metisse II laisse dans le deuil ses deux soeurs Antoinette Frechette et MarieJosephe Fi son frere un beaufrere Maurice deux bellessoeurs Louise Gagne et Gisele ainsi que de nombreux neveux et cousines et paroissiens et It fut prtcede1 par ses Pierre et ses freres Iabbe Jean le pere Hilaire Olivi er et ses soeurs Soeur Pierre Joseph Adelina There Ma rieLouise Gagne et Gabrielle ses beauxfreres Georges Jo seph et Edouard Fisette et Emile ses bellessoeurs Yvonne Annette Gag Zo6 Une vigile de priere aura lieu jeudi le 17 juin 1999 a 19h30 a la Cathedrale de Saint La messe des funeiailles sera presidee par Mgr a la Cathedrale de vendredi le 18 juin 1999 a Linhumation se fera au cimetiere deyant la Jai toujours affectionne1 le ministere Jaime celebrer la dis tribuer les rendre service aux cures En je suis dans mon el Je rends grace au Seigneur pour tous ses Labbe Peirre Gagne cetait ine histoire de La maison du Seigneur est devenue Extrait du livre de FATHER PIERRE GAGNE Father Pierre son of Pierre Gagne and Eugenie Joubert died following a heart attack on June He was 77 years Pierre was born in on January He attended public school in this Parish then studied at Boniface pursued philosophy courses at this same College 193645 and courses in Theology at Sherbrooke then went to Boniface Major Seminary He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba Ordained to the priesthood on June by Bishop Georges Father Gagne consecu tively occupied the following positions Vicar at the Cathedral Vicar at Aubigny Vicar at SaintClaude Vicar at Sainte Rita Pastor at Richer Pastor at NotreDamedeLourdes Pastor at Fannystelle 196774 during which he also taught Religion and French at Elie Pastor at SaintJeanBaptiste Pastor at Saint Norbert He retired at the Archbish ops House in Pierre celebrated his 50th Anniversary of Or dination on June He belonged to a big family amongst which were many priests and One will remember his brothers de ceased Father Father and a nephew Father JeanPaul Gagne Albert is also his He also leaves to mourn his two Antoi nette Frtchette and MarieJosephe Fisette his brother Lucien one brotherinlaw Maurice Le mpine two Louise Gagne and Gisele also numerous nephews parishioners and A prayer vigil will be held in the Boniface Cathedral at on June The funeral mass will be celebrated by Archbishop Antome Hacault in the Boniface Cathedral at on June Interment will be in the Cathedral Desjardins Funeral Home in care of arrange 2334949 toll free WERNER KURZ Werner age passed away peacefully at his home on June Predeceased by his daughter Gladys and Oscar and Mac Sur vived by wife Marie daughter Shirley sonmlaw Vic Betty and Mia brother Hans six Barb Dan Jim Patty Greg Robert five Natha Colin and also by numerous nieces and A memorial service will be held on Friday June 18 at in the Chapel of Richmond Funeral 8420 Cambie In lieu of donations to a charity of your choice would be Richmond Funeral Home 16042733748 ALICE WEINBENDER On June 1999 at Kildonan Personal Care Alice Weinbender died at the age of 88 Longer obituary to Arrangements pending with Klassen Funeral mer
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