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   Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 13, 2002, Winnipeg, Manitoba                                WINNIPEG FREE APRIL 2002 C11 JOHN FEDOROWICH John beloved husband of Janice Cooney of Leth passed away with his family at his side at the Lethbridge Regional Hospital on April 2002 at the age of 80 John is survived by his wife Janice Pat Checkryn Aaron and Suzanne Julie Fedorowich Susan Hutton Perry and wife Kristie Tina Law Wes and Ryan John Fedorowich Kristy and Jennifer and Janice Fedorowich Keith Jeremy and John also survived by brother Peter sister Mary nephew Larry Kuprowski niece Wanda Bonm and their John was born September 1921 in He and Janice were married in 1947 in Winnipeg where they lived and raised their They were longtime residents of most specifically of until Johns retirement from Winnipeg Hydro in He was employed at Hydro for over 36 He and Janice moved to AB and have lived there for the past 14 Johns life revolved around his They were the most important part of his Anything involving his children or his grandchildren were the highlights of his He was an avid sports fan and spent many hours watching a variety of especially He and the family spent many winters at the rink with son The family gathered in the summers at the cabin at Gimli and then in later years at White Lake with nephew Larry Kuprowski and his A private family service was held at Cornerstone Funeral 2800 Mayor Magrath Interment will take place in Winnipeg at a later Flowers are gratefully Memorial tributes may be made in Johns name to the Intensive Care Unit at the Lethbridge Regional 960 19th T1J 1W5 or the Kidney Foundation of 438 10th T1H Honored to serve the CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME AND 2800 Mayor Magrath T1K Telephone 403 To email expressions of sympathy condolences@cornerstonefuneralhome.com MAX GROSS Max Gross passed away at the Sharon Home n Winnipeg on March He was born in Russia on July and immigrated to Canada as a young He had very little formal schooling as he went to work to support his In he married Shirley Divinsky of who predeceased him in and with whom he shared his life and had three Max was a veteran of the Second World Var upon his worked in family businesses such as Manitoba Wholesale Grocers and Utility He retired in the mid seventies and enjoyed a long and peaceful peri od with his children and his aking long walks and some He moved nto the Sharon Home in 1995 and enjoyed lots of visits from family and friends until his Our gratitude to his companions over these years Helen and and to the staff on the 4th floor for their love and Max is survived by his children and their amilies Bernadine and Terry Oliver Leah and all living in the United States Zachary and Jennifer Zoe and Larissa of MB and Sharman and Don Brenna and of Not ong before he Max became a great grandfather to Doran Avery Goldman of Max always described himself as a lucky although his life wasnt always healthy or se He was thankful for the blessings he re worked hard to support his and was always friendly to those around He as a family boss and neigh to dp things for other people and was nown to hire troubled people and help them get along in to visit and chauffeur older family members around the and to befriend chal enged people who needed personal We miss him because he was so Funeral services were held on March 21 at the Sharon with burial taking place at the Shaarey Zedek Memorial Thanks go to Rabbi Neal Rose for presiding over a wonderfully warm service on a very cold Pallbearers were Terry Don Mathan Isaac Ben Gross and Gavriel In Maxs memory donations may be made to the Sharon Home Spiritual Fund or to a charity of your ROBERT EDWARD FOWLE It is with sadness that we announce the death of Robert Edward Fowle i on April 12002 at the Victoria General He I will be lovingly I remembered by his wife jLynne son Robert and his wife Estelle and j his much cherished granddaughter He also survived by his sister Ethel Beaton of Saskatoon and nephews and Darryl Roger Gateson Doug Gateson Irene and Barb Charlton Dad was born in Australia and came to Canada as a small He entered the and served proudly in Germany as a Flight After the Dad continued to serve in the until his He then took employment at CAE Industries and the Kiwanis Centre for the Deaf where he diligently performed his till his second retirement at the age of Dad was most happy when tending to his vegetable and flower gardens or constructing and repairing anything in He was extremely proud of the cottage at Sandy Hook which he built and remodelled with his own two The family wish to thank the staff of the Victoria 5th for their kind attention to Dad and Cremation has taken A celebration of Dads life willbe held on April at at Leatherdale Gardiner Funeral 1501 Waverley with Roger LEATHERDALE GARDINER 1501 Waverley 9494860 NACHHATTAR SINGH GILL 1930 2002 On April at Seven Oaks Nachhattar Singh Gill passed away peacefully and left behind his loving family his wife Gurdev Kaur I Gill his Amarjit Preetam Sukhjit and respected daughtersin I law his daughters and respected sonsinlaw along with his grandchildren and great Funeral service will be held on April 14 at in The Leatherdale Gardiner Funeral 1501 Waverley The following is a poem dedicated in his j Finally you have reached the heavens In such a peaceful God bless your soul and keep you In His heartfelt and spiritual For you have left behind wonderful memories and good times with you that weve you have always been our one our role And now we wonder where you have Because our hearts are filled with the warmth of your You are a mysterious It is hard for us to be like Youve showed us to to and to accept to everyone equally should be our ultimate goal How much youve youve devoted to Our words cannot Youve4ived a life of great integrity and Praying for others in suffering and And now we are left as your Although they may not be the But we pray each day in your In hope that the qualities youve instilled along the path are gained We love you LEATHERDALE GARDINER 1501 Waverley 9494860 EGON RUDOLF HEESE A memorial service was held on Apri 2002 at in the New Apostolic 1755 Taylor WOJCIKS ALL BELIEFS FAITHS FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM 897 4665 1 on April at the Victoria General Robert Hudson beloved husband of Mary Hudson passed away at the age of 77 A memorial service will be held at April at Fort Garry United Church Longer obituary notice to follow Monday April FUNERAL ALBERT EVERETT HUSTON Albert Everett Huston passed away April at the Boyne formerly of Stephenfield and He is survived by his wife three two daughters and their Funeral service will be held from Doyles Funeral Chapel in on Monday April 15 at with Pastor Jim Halmerson Interment will take place in the Graysville If friends so memorial donations may be made to the Boyne Box ROG or to a charity on ones Doyle Funeral Chapel of Carman in care of HELEN HYWORREN nee CHORNEY April at the Boniface aged 82 beloved wife of the late Alec Hyworren passed peacefully into the Lords Helen was born in Saskatchewan in 1919 and along with her husband was also predeceased by her youngest son Paul and several brothersand She is survived by her son Stephen granddaughter Amanda brother Peter and sister Stella and niec es and Helen was a hard avid gardener and a good For family always came first and it showed in everything she As her generosity to others was A memorial service will be held to celebrate her life on April 27 at in the Transcona Alliance 751 Kildare CLARA KAUFMAN 1911 2002 Clara Kaufman passed away April She is fondly remembered by her Justice Morris Moishe and Maxine Kaufman and Miriam and Ralph Clara leaves a legacy of ten grandchildren and their families including 14 Clara was predeceased by her husband Shlomo Kaufman in She was the surviving member of the Zamdweiss family five sisters and two Clara was born in Poland on June 16 She moved to Israel in the late 1930s where she married and raised her In her family immigrated to She always adapted to her surroundings and life circumstances as exemplified by the six languages that she spoke Russian Hebrew and Clara will be remembered for her passion foi her beautiful the recounting of her life a love of her chopped liver and matzah From Poland to Israel to she was always full of strength and We will forever be grateful to Clara our grandmother and great grandmother who we all love and whose memory we will cherish We wish to thank Rusen and the staff at the Simkin Center for their Funeral service was held on April 7 at the Shaarey Zedek i Donations can be made to Jewish Child am Family Service or to the charity of your STELLA KORMYLONOLETTE HOMENIUK nee BARTESKI 1916 2002 with family members at her side Stella went to her eternal rest on Apri at Regina General at the age ol 86 Stella was born in lived in Winnipeg and and Kamsack SK for the past 10 She was employed in the Hospitality Industry at the Royal Alex Hote and Fort Garry Hotel until her at age Stella was a hard worker her entire She accepted life as dealt to her and handled every situation with Stella was predeceased by her parents all her Ben Paul three William ant eldest son Bill Homeniuk in Stella leaves to cherish her Adrien her soul mate of 28 years two Lou Parker Gary Kormylo grandchildren Jason Jennifer Michele Garre and Ashley and Jod Homeniuk Brett Wilson and Brad Homeniuk numerous nieces am nephews Nettie Sophia Frances Stella will joyfully be remembered for her her skills especially her The family graciously thank the nurses anc doctors at the Kamsack and Regina Genera Hospitals for their attentiveness to Stellas medical Cremation has taken place at Stellas request A memorial service will take place on Thursday April Stephens Roman Catholic Hector Seville Interment April Glen Eden Funeral 4477 Mi Terence McGn In lieu of donations may be made Stellas to gaglestone Seniors Lcdi 346 Miles or a charity of on SAMUEL NEWMAN On April at the age of 89f Funeral service was held Apii Interment Brookside Cemetery BARPAL FUNERAL HOME 843 SJierbrook 7747474 KAZIMIERZ KUZDUB March April 2002 Peacefully in his on Kaz passed away at Tuxedo Villa Nursing Kaz leaves to mourn his loving wife Audrey heir four Stephen Brian Theresa and Sandi six grand rtarta and Pavel and extended family in Kaz was born in He joined he Polish Army and served in the Second World rVar with the Carpathian fighting in forth Africa and many After the war he was stationed in England and hen in 1947 immigrated to where he worked as a Lumberjack in Atikokan and then as a Car Man at the CPR Weston Shops in Kaz met and married Audrey in 1955 and raised their family in He belonged to lub 13 where he spent many enjoyable Friday evenings playing Summers were spent with the family at their cabin in Otter After his he resided in Tuxedo Villa for the last two and onehalf The family wish to thank Burke and the staff at Tuxedo Villa for all their care and Funeral service will be held on April at at Cropo Funeral 1442 Wain A private interment will take In lieu of donations may be made in Kazs memory to the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba or the Heart and Stroke CROPO FUNERAL CHAPEL 5868044 PHILLIP LAZARENKO Peacefully on April 2002 at Concordia Hospital with his family by his Phil was predeceased by his mother May Left to cherish his memory are wife Leona nee daughter Megan and soninlaw Cory son David and Colleen McRobbie father Peter sister Sandra brother Richard mother inlaw Anne Solomon as well as numerous nephews and Phil was born on May 1941 in His working life was centred on the family which were devoted to Northern Having a deep respect for the traditions and people of the he and his father worked together in all aspects of the family His particular achievement was developing Northland Petroleum His happiest moments were spent at at the summer cottage and in Palm Springs surrounded by family and He thrived on sharing the company of his children and their always making them welcome and taking pride in their Above Phil was a kind and gentle a loving husband and He will be deeply missed by us Special thanks to Carey Isaac for his care and compassion as well as the wonderful staff and nurses Janina and Katherin at Concordia A celebration of Phils life will be held on April at in the chapel of Glen Eden Funeral 4477 Main Honorary pallbearers are Derek Travis Glenn Gilbert Gary Brian Frank Summers and Ed In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Riverview Health Centre 1 Morley R3L Arrangements entrusted to GLEN EDEN FUNERAL HOME 4477 MAIN STREET 3387111 NICHOLAS LUCKO Nicholas Lucko Lucks passed away in on He was born May just outside of Hazelglen and grew up witf his eight brothers anc sisters on the Nick later began career in hairdressing in Winnipeg with his wife of 37 Christine Lucko Osiowy deceased They owned and operatec several beauty salons and he was also a past president of the Manitoba Hairdressing Associa Nick later moved to where he lived for 23 years and made several friends who helped him a great He always lookec forward to returning to Winnipeg at Christmas to spend time with his Nick was always a good neighbour a man willing to pitch in when ever he was He loved the outdoors anc spent many happy hours fishing anc enjoying the wonders of well miss your bright smile and your helping Nick is survived by his Adrienne Zosiuk and husband Linda Fabian anc husband Karl his David anc Andrea Fabian and Ann Loupul anc Judy We would like to thank the staff at Grandview Nursing Home in Edmonton on 2AB for their compassionate and sensitive A memorial service will be held Thursday April 18 at Knysh Funeral 1020 Main in lieu of will be grateful ly accepted by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of 301352 Donald VIOLA MARRESE nee ZILLMAN Viola Marrese passed away peacefully on April 2002 at the age of 78 She will be dearly missed as our and Vi was predeceased by her husband She is survived by her Jim Jill of Larry Carol of Winnipeg and Kali Frank Adam of Calgary proud frandma of Chris Linsey and greatgranddaughter She was a born caregiver who touched so many people in her She had the ability to make everyone she met so Vi will be missed by all who knew At her there will be no funeral If friends so memorial tributes can be made in lieu of flowers to the Kidney Foundation if Canada Manitoba 20055 Donald R3C Mom will be remembered for her ler sense of humour and most of all her unconditional love for her children and grand you will always be our best We love you THOMSON FUNERAL CHAPELS 7837211 ELIZABETH NOBISS On April at the age of Funeral service was held April 9 Interment Brookside BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook 7747474 PETER PIPER on April 2002 Peter passed Full obituary to Arrangements entrusted to GLEN LAWN FUNERAL HOME 45S LAGIMODJERE 9827550 ADELGUNDA PODJAN Peacefully on April in Beacon Hill Lodge at the age of 94 Longer obituary to follow in Mondays paper GREEN ACRES FUNERAL HOME 2223241 J9NIRISAVY On Apri Joni aged 42 passed away at Health Sciences Longer obituary to CROPO FUNERAL CHAPEL i5868044 GEORGINA ENA ELLEN MAWHINNEY nee STAPLES June April 2002 on April Mom passed away at Concordia She was predeceased by her husband Fred ler sister Nora Gauvin and brother Robert Mom will be lovingly remembered by her son ordon daughter May Ed Hamilton ler beloved Rob and Meghan Dana and Craig also many wonderful nieces and Mom was born and raised on the family farm near She married Dad in 1941 and hey lived in Oakville before moving to Winnipeg in Mom had a great interest in She was an avid bowler at Mosienko for many She was an enthusiastic supporter of the Bombers and the Jets in good imes and In 2000 Mom moved to Kin Place n where she enjoyed many 5he was very proud of her nieces curling and baseball careers and followed them closely hroughout the including an unforgettable rip to the Ladies Canadian Curling Championship in Mom will be missed by everyone who knew A Service of Remembrance will be held on April 14 at in the Leatherdale ardiner Funeral 1858 Portage nterment will be held in the Oakville MB on April 16 at Special thanks to the loving caregivers at Kin and the staff at Concordia Hospital for their care and Should friends donations in Enas memory may be made to Kin Place Personal Care 680 Pine ROE 1JO or 675 McDermot R3E LEATHERDALE GARDINER 1858 Portage Avenue 9494872 JAMES NORMAN NORM MCLENNAN Born in May passed away peacefully March 2002 in Norm leaves behinc his beloved wife of 48 years Audrey sons Gord and Doug daughterinlaw Sarah and granddaughter Kate sister Lillian Scheibel sisters anc Beverly and David anc Cec and Bill Girling and several cousins nephews and He was predeceased by his brother He worked as Comptroller for Acres International in Winnipeg for 22 years until his retirement in His lifelong passion was Blessed with a powerful Norm was much in demand as a soloist and choir and sang at countless events over the He was a member of Fort Garry Unitec Church Choir for 27 and sang numerous roles in musical theatre productions at the Hollow Mug at the International After moving to Victoria in he sang with severa the Pacific Opera the Gilbert and Sullivan Society and more recently as volunteer entertaining patients at Victoria General Norm was a kind and caring who made a point of keeping in touch with an evergrowing collection of those who crossed his Armec with an infectious sense of humour and genuine love for he invariably left friends with warm thoughts and broad Loqua cious in daily life he preferred to prac tice his good works quietly and without fan He was much loved and will be greatly missec by all who had the good fortune to know Our thanks to the many friends who have provided love and for which Norm and his family are deeply In lieu of donations would be much appreciated by the Open 502 Pembroke VST 1H4 or the United Church Mission and Service Suite Bloor M8X A memorial service will be held in Winnipeg at Fort Garry United 800 Point on April 20 at EVELYN ELVA McNABB nee ELIAS July April Evelyn passed awa peacefully on Monday April 2002 at the Riverview Health Centre at the age of 80 She leaves to mourn her passing and to cherish her he Wayne McCallum Tom McNabb o Winnipeg and James She is also survived by sister Mary Frank of AK brother Peter Ellas and sister Anne Cutting o Her Peter and Anna Elias and a John predeceased Evelyn The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to Evelyns many good friends for thei kindness and A memorial service will be held Monday April at at Chapel Lawn Funera 4000 Portage AveInterment will follow at a later In lieu of donations may be made it Evelyns memory CancerCare Manitoba ON109 675 McPernwt MB R3E Arrangements in care of CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM HELEN McQUESTENTnei MORRIS On April Helen McQuesten assed away suddenly at the age of She is survived by a daughter Carol Dave alley of their Brent of Winnipeg and Erin of SK a son Bill their Graham and Ian of AB a sister Eleanor two rank and She was predeceased by her usband William McQuesten in 1982 four isters and two Funeral service will be held on 13 at pm at Albans Anglican 486 Rathgar with The Donna iall The service will terminate at the hurch and a private family interment will take lace at a later Mom was a long time member and past resident of Albans She was also very roud to have worked in the offices of the or many In lieu of donations may be made to Albans Memorial 486 Rathgar R3L Arrangements entrusted to Klassen Funeral 3380331 WERNER MIKE MERKE Beloved husband of passed away peacefully at the Brandon General Hospital on April Werner was born in on February the son of Rudolph and Ella Meta As a young man he enjoyed working with is creating By trade he was a ricklayer and in 1957 to 1958 started his own Merke He left a legacy of juality work behind He enjoyed and his randson Christopher loved to play sequence vith He will be deeply missed by his loving wife Uselle Katherine son Joey Terry Jozsa of AZ and daughter Elizabeth Greg Dyck of Also left are his grand Adam Christopher Melissa and Mathew He also eaves a sisterinlaw Shirley Merke and neph Vern Merke of AB and Verns chil Trish end Ryan and a cousin Maide Barb necht and uncle Oscar of Wer ner was predeceased by his Rudolph and Ella Meta Merke two Ernest Merke and Horst His pet Toby will leeply miss his A time of visitation for family and friends will ie held at Memories 33018th on April from to The ceremony to celebrate Werners life will be held at Redeemer Lutheran 14 Ashgrove on April at Pastor Ted Jannuska will Friends who wish may make a donation in memory of Werner to the Kidney Foundation of Manitoba 42 McTavish MB R7A The family wish to thank all the nurses and staff on Brandon Regional Health for all their kindness and care jiven to Werner during his T lift up my eyes to the hillsWhere does my help come from My help comes from the the maker of heaven and He will not let your foot slip He who watches over you will not slumber He who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor The Lord watches over you The Lord is your shade at your right hand The sun will not harm you by nor the moon by The Lord will keep you from all harm He will watch over your life The Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forever May You Rest in Arrangements are with Memories Chapel and PrePlanning ALICE MARY METCALFE nee LONG with fami ly members by her Alice passed away on Monday April at Central Park Lodge Poseidon Mom was born in Winnipeg February Her husband Frank Metcalfe prede ceased her in She is survived by her three Margaret Fenton of Elizabeth Dasinger Jim of Deborah Metcalfe of Winnipeg her three Marian Yeo of Barbara Germain Garry of Frank Metcalfe of San and their families her brother Emsley Long and Margaret and Matthew and John as well as great Kathleen and Kirstyn and many other family Mom lived most of her life in Winnipeg and spent 85 summers at her beloved cottage at Whytewold In her early years she was very involved with the Girl Guides as a Mom worked for many years in the clearing department at the Bank of Montreal and retired from the bank in 1957 to be a fulltime Her other interests included bowling and curling at the Winnipeg Winter A highlight of her years as a member of the Winter Club were her lunches with the Wednesday Mom was an avid Blue Bomber fan and held season tickets since In accordance with her wishes no formal service will be held and cremation has taken A graveside service will be held at Elmwood Cemetery at a later date Alices family would like to thank the staff of Central Park Lodge Poseidon especially those on the 2nd for the care and compassion they provided to Alice and her If friends donations may be made in Alices memory to the Winnipeg Humane 5 Kent R2L BARDAL FUNERAL HOME 843 Sherbrook 7747474 ARLA REPMOND Aria Redmond of died April 2002 at the Sunnyside Manor Personal Care at the age of 93 Funeral service will be held Tuesday April 16 at from the WestmMtej united with Mowin the Foxwarren Flowers gratgfuliy if friends so desire donations my be made to the Manitoba Heart and Stroke BraendleBruce Funeral Service of Manitoba in care of mmiipnimn   

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