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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - June 26, 1982, Winnipeg, Manitoba Winnipeg Free Press June 1982 Page 42 My Answer By BILLY GRAHAM Deaths and Funerals DEATHS WINSTON BANNISTER On June 1982 at Vic toria Winston Bannister aged 61 years formerly of 110460 Chester field Bannister was prede ceased by his wife on Febru ary He is survived by one brother and by one sister and by nephew Ron ald Singer of Vancouver am by close friend D Cremation has taken A memorial service will be held on Tuesday June 29 at at 60 Chesterfield Brigadier William Ross Shaver offi Kerrs Funeral 120 Adelaide Phone HARRY BETTS On June 1982 after a brief Harry ol beloved husbanc of Born in an engi neering graduate of Manito ba he was with the senior executive in the head office of the Survived by Kath leen Whitaker and Marjorie and broth er Lome of THOMAS RICHARD DICK BOOTH On June 1982 at Boniface Thomas Richard Dick aged M beloved husband of Georgina Booth of 9 Elm Park Dick was a lifetime resi dent of Winnipeg and served overseas with the in the Second World For the past 20 years he had worked with both the United Way and the Better Busi ness He had also dedicated the past 23 years to the program of Alcoholics Besides his loving wife Booth is sur vived by one sister Kay Sampson of Pinellar Florida five David John Robert James Edward and William Thomas four daughtersinlaw and five ail of Winni Cremation a wish of Dicks has taken place and a memorial service was held in Regents Park United Church on June 26 at The John Freeman Service terminated at the In lieu of dona tions may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society 202777 Portage or to Regents Park United Church Memo rial The Thomson Funeral Chapels in care of arrange Phone Dick was a true as witnessed by the multi tude of friends who will dearly miss his guidance and He gave willingly to all who sought his ad ELLA BLANCHE BRITTON On June 1982 at the Grace Ella Blanche aged 91 of the Holiday Haven Nursing Britton was born in She had been a former member of Johns United Church and was presently a mem ber of Charleswood United She leaves to mourn her passing her two Roy and wife Wyn Britton and Kenneth and wife Doreen all of Winnipeg her two grandchildren Sandra Vaessen and husband Gerard and Diane Jones and husband Steve Her two Karlin and Should friends in lieu of donations may be sent to the charity of their A memorial service will be held June 29 at in the Charles wood United 4820 Roblin Clark Saunders The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff of the Grace Hospital and the Holiday Haven Nursing and a special thanks to Neil Bardal Family Funeral in care of Phone DEATHS MARY ELIZABETH BRUCE On June at Health Sciences Mary Eliz abeth 80 years late of Third Crossing She was born January the third daughter o John and Margaret pioneer residents of the Bear later Helston She was prede ceased by her parents and by a sister Bessie in infan She will be sadly missed by her sister Anna Smirl ol Portage la Prairie and George of Glad stone and Douglas of Pen She was a dear aunt to Jack Bob Bruce wife Annamarie and family and to Carol Ann Coish and husband Ro bert and Marilyn husband Chuck and She shared her heart and her home with her family and we will always be grate A quiet and retiring per she was deeply in terested in the Bible and its She attended the Toronto Bible College and graduated in Her raining and faith enabled aer to Initiate a Sunday School in the Helston Dis rict which flourished for many She was a car ing worker in Residential Schools at Norway Birtle and Brandon in sever al She did Mis iion work in British Colum bia and in Australia as A talented she pro duced many lovely water colours and oil She treasured books and reatly enjoyed gardening and She also loved music and ravel and spent time in Scotland and Western Funeral services will be held at June 29 at Gladstone United McKinnon Pallbearers will be Dave Gary Lloyd Pat Robert Ken neth Ferguson and Wilfred Clarks Funeral telephone 3852274 are in charge of If friends so a do nation may be made to a charity or She loved beauty and her passage through life has left his world more KATHERINE KATE CHAFE In Vancouver on June Kate aged 51 She leaves her husband Tred Jenny Serge Fandard of Susan of Winnipeg and Valerie hris Hinsperger of Otta wa Rick of Morden and Dan of Also survived by her mother Paterson and brother Loved and missed by friends in Winni peg Funeral services were veld in Vancouver on June ALFRED ERNEST COOPER On June at Central Park Alfred Ernest aged 78 be oved husband of Born in Cooper served five years with the He lad been employed with omtar for many years until his retirement in Besides his wife Cooper is survived by his Richard Coo Pat Harborne of British Phyllis Ward of Frank Cooper of Winnipeg and Bill Cooper of Ottawa 12 grandchildren and eight greatgrandchil Private funeral service will be held at June 29 at the Bardal Funeral 843 Sherbrook at Service to terminate at the chapel with cremation to Bardal Funeral 843 Sherbrook in care of ar phone DEATHS QUESTION Several years ago I had so many problems that I tried to commit Things are better now but I wonder if God can really forgive me for trying to take my own Do you think He will ANSWER He loves you and He will forgive Have you ever thought about the fact that maybe God did not allow you to succeed in your attempt just because He loved you so much that He wanted you to come to know Him Jesus Christ died on the Cross to make forgiveness In the greatest transaction of all Christ exchanged His glory and His sinlessness for your He took your sins upon Himself so you KATHARINE DANIEL On June 24 1982 at the Princess Eliza Katharine Dan aged of Rivers Funeral service will be held at the Ukrainian Catho lic Church in Rivers on June 29 at Interment to follow in the Rivers Ceme Daniel was born in the Ukraine coming to Can ada in 1904 with her parents She lived most of her life in She leaves to mourn her passing one Anne Dunn of Winnipeg two sons Emil Daniel and his wife Alice of and Walter and his wife Mar garet of three Pa trick Dunn and his wife Corinne of David Daniel and his wife Anne of Dryden and Sally Daniel of Abbottsford three greatgrandchil Kathrine and Sara Daniel of Dryden and Chloe Dunn of She was predeceased by her husband Adam in In addition to tier children she is survived by three Anne Manchul of Mary McDonald and Pauline Baskerville and her husband Frank both of Win nipeg three brothers Mi chael Kozak and his wife Julia of Emil and Joseph Kozak of Gyp She was prede ceased by a sister and two Flowers gratefully de In lieu of if friends so desire donations may be made to Manitoba Heart BrockieDonovan Funeral Home of Brandon in care of ROSE DELIMA DESJARLAIS Rose Delima Desjar ais died at Boniface June age 93 She was born in Laurent in She was predeceased by ler husband Antoine in 1944 arid and infant daughter Surviving are four Rose JeJ fery and 0ga Johnson of Mildred Powell and Augustine Chab Sioux Lookout two Joe Desjarlais of Oak point and Emil Desjarlais of Altamont numerous grand children and great grand Desjarlais was one of the last oldest pioneers of The funeral was held June 17 in Notre ame Roman Catholic Trank Gratton presided at he Hymns were sung y Jerthe and 3aul Emile in accompaniment o were sung in I Will Meet Her One Virgin a special hymn of was sung in Pallbearers were grand Bill and Jack and Garry and Gordon and Jim Chab MARY EZ1NICKI on Wednes June 1982 at the Concordia Mary aged 81 of Prayers were said on Fri June 25 at at the Cropo Funeral Chap 1442 Main at Luxton Divine liturgy was cel ibrated on June 26 at Mi chaels Ukrainian Catholic 400 Day Buyochokoffi Interment followed at Elmwood In lieu of if riends so donations may be made to the Amant 440 River Cropo Funeral Chapel in care of phone KENNETH DEAN MILLER On June Ken iclh Dean aged 23 beloved husband of Denise Miller of 804 Homes Arrangements are pend ng with Bardal Funeral 843 Sherbrook Dhone DEATHS MARY FORD On June 1982 at the Concordia Mary aged 73 of 194 Johnson She is survived by three Elsie Jean both of Re gina and Eilian Sawatzky of Vancouver one brother Phillip Buch of Winnipeg 14 grandchildren and five She was predeceased by her husband Edward and one Funeral services will be held on June 28 at at Klassen Funer al 1897 Henderson with Bridges Sunday to at the chap Service to terminate at the chapel followed by cre If friends so dona tions may be made to the Manitoba Heart THEODORE ERNEST HENLEY On June 1982 at the Pinawa aged 49 Survived by his and Morris Henley of Lac du Bonnet his sister and brotherinlaw Beatrice and Nestor Nadolsky of Point Bois three daugh ters of Tracy and Cindy Henley and Lois and soninlaw Don Normand one Justin Nor Funeral service will be held at the Notre Dame du LacOur Lady of The Lake Lac du Bonnet at June In lieu of flowers dona tions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Arrangements made by Russell Funeral SARA KIRSHNER Peacefully on June at the Maples Persqn al Care Sara widow of the late Max Left to mourn her passing are her daughter Zena and husband Bill Minuk of Win nipeg her son Ronald and wife Lyn of Toronto her sister Eva Netz and brother Barney Ross of Seattle six grandchildren and two Interment took place at Shaarey Zedek Cemetery on June 22 al with Rabbi Berkal In lieu of dona ions may be made to a charity of FRANK KOMINKO On June 1982 at the Shoal Lake Hos Frank aged 68 beloved hus jand of Anne Kominko of The funeral service will be held at Marys Ukrainian atholic Russell on June 28 at Prayers will be held at he Ukrainian Catholic Oakburn on Sunday vening at Inter ment will follow at the Rus sell Also surviving besides his wife is one son Bill and his wife Rowena of Oak and daughter Darlene Kominko of There are three grandchildren wo Mike Kominko of George Kominko of Hamilton eight Anne Wasylenki of Winni Lee Souchuk and Bea both of Helen Wotton and Kay both of Frances Jurla of Vera McLellan of Burling and Vicki Lynn Scott of In lieu of contri utions may be made to the Shoal Lake Memorial Raes Funeral Home in care of HOWARD PEACOCK Peacock assed away on June at the age of 64 years in the Coaldale Gen eral Hospital in beloved husband of Margaret Peacock of A memorial service will be held on July 3 at in the MacKen zie Funeral Ston Gillis offi MacKenzie Funeral Home n Stonewall in care of ar DEATHS could be freed of your burden of guilt and By trusting Him and confessing your sins to you can know that God has forgiven The only sin which cannot be forgiven is the sin of refusing Gods forgiveness in If we confess our he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness I John Trust this promise from Gods But there is something else I want to tell you from Gods God not only wants to forgive you but He also wants to come into your life and give you a new reason for He wants to make you His child and He wants to guide you every Being a Christian is not only a matter of knowing you are It also is a daybyday walk with God in which we learn more and more each day about loving Him and obeying We also can learn what it means to bring our problems and our cares to Whatever your problems in the past have and whatever problems you may face in the learn to bring them to Christ in prayer and trust Him to help PAUL KONOPLENKO ZAPOROZETZ On June 1982 at the Deer Lodge Col Paul Konoblenko Zaporo aged 91 beloved husband of Olga Konoplen of 1053 Alfred Besides his wife he is sur vived by two Peter and George two Tania and all ol There are seven Konoplenko was born in the He served in the First World War as a Cossack with the Ukrainian After coming to Can he promoted Ukrainian culture through the playing of his He performed in many concerts through out Canada and the United Funeral service will be held June 29 at Pineview Memo rial 1501 Waverley with Very Ivan Stus Interment to follow in Pineview Gar Viewing will be held prior to In lieu of friends so wishing may make con tributions to a charity of their Leatherdale Gardiner Fort Garry in care of arran Phone SUZANNA LETKEMAN On June 1982 at Seven Regions Health Suzanna aged 90 of Third Crossing Gladstone and for merly of Letkeman was born September at Reinh land and grew up in that She married Franz Letkeman and they resided at Haskett before moving to the Steinbach district in 1937 and then to Winnipeg in Letkeman has re sided at Third Crossing Manor since Predeceased by her hus band Franz in her par both a daughter and a son in also two sis ters and one Left to mourn her passing are four John and Betty of Oak Frank and Kay of Ed of Isaac and also of Win nipeg three Sue and Ray Murray of Margaret and Millard Evenson of Mabel and Abe Petkau of Regina 22 grandchildren 27 greatgrandchildren one greatgreatgrandson one sister Annie Bexendale of Funeral service will be held June 27 at in the Gladstone Men nonite Church with Pastor Martens Buri al to take place June 28 at at Brookside Winni peg Clarkes Funeral Home of Gladstone in care of ar ANGUS MacFARLANE On June at the Boniface Angus aged be loved husband of Gladys of Besides his wife MacFarlane is survived two Gerrie Pilek and husband Edward of Patricia Cath cart of and husband Bruce daughter nlaw Patricia MacFarlane of Charleswood two Mae Hayter of Vancouver and Isa Hill of Winnipeg sisterinlaw Barbara Mac Farlane of Winnipeg 13 Predeceased y his son Angus in At the request of the de cremation has taken place and a private service Should friends desire in leu of donations may be made to the Canadi an Cancer Neil Bardal Family Funeral Counsellors in care of Phone DEATHS MAXIM SAM MAKSYMCHUK On June 1982 at the Health Sciences Maxim Mak aged 83 formerly of Pinecrest Nurs ing Maksymchuk was born in In 1903 he came to working and residing in numerous He served in the Canadian Armed Forces during the Second World He leaves to cherish his memory two Effie Boyechko of and Irene Cwiak of Winni peg two John of and Nick of Rorketon numerous nephews and Funeral services will be held June 28 at Korban Funeral Chap 907 Main with Buyachok Inter ment to follow in Brookside Cemetery Military Sec Korban Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements Phone JEAN McLELLAN On June 1982 at the Health Sciences Jean widow of William Gilchrist who predeceased her in Born in Scot McLellan came to Winnipeg in She was a longtime member of the Agnes Guild of Chil drens Hospital Research having served since 1946 as a dedicated volunteer of that organiza tion in many McLellan was very involved in sports during her lifetime and at the time of her death was a member of Charles Golf and Country Club and was also a mem ber of First Presbyterian There are no immediate next of She will be sadly missed by her many Following a memorial service will be held in First Presbyterian Canora at June 29 at the Bruce Miles will The ser vice will terminate at the Thomson Funeral Chapels in care of Phone In lieu of contri butions may be made to the Remembrance Fund of the Childrens Box Station Winnipeg R3M FRANK MICHALOW After a lengthy illness on June 1982 at his aged 57 dearly beloved hus band of Nellie Micha low of 1123 Pandora Besides his loving he will be sadly missed by a son and Ron and Pat of Transcona three daughters and sonsin Deborah and Doug Ko zusko of Susan and Ken Armstrong of East Sandra and Ri chard Wright of East Kil donan two Kristin and Jarrett Kozus ko his father Jozef Micha low of Beausejour three Mike of Andrew of Frederic and Eugene of Whitemouth two Mary Hlady of Red and Sophie Wallin of Sioux He was predeceased by a brother John in 1973 his mother Oora Michalow in 1978 and lis best his brother inlaw Malcolm Wallin in Prayers will be said at Sunday in the Desjardins Funeral 357 Des Funeral service will be held at June 28 in Joseph the Worker 505 Brewster with Tarnapolski In terment wilj follow in Green Acres Memorial Pallbearers will be Cas mir Harry Sha Gary Dwain Darin Chorney and Rick In lieu of his wish was for donations to the Joseph the Worker School Bursary The Desjardins Funeral Chapel in care of arrange DEATHS JOHN MUSICK MUZYCHKA Suddenly on June at Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic John aged 68 of 721 Burrows He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife Olga and two Marianna Muzyka and husband Elaine Skirzyk and husband Wayne five Jacquelyn Jason Skir zyk one brother Michael and wife Katherine one sis ter Anne Maryglod and hus band Alec and many nieces and He was prede ceased by his mother Kath erine in father Zaharko in 1959 and brother Nicholas in John Musick was born July in He attended Isaac Newton and Johns High After graduation he was em ployed by Bridge And Tank Western formerly Vul can Iron Works as Head Shipper for 40 He was an active member of Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Bannerman and Arlington for 58 He was the President of the parish for over 20 years and served for many years as the Church He was a member of the Nicholas Nicholas Mens Club and past president of Nicholas Bingo He was involved in all the par ish activities and served the church His devo tion and dedication to the church was only surpassed by the joy and pleasure he received by serving His He was a founding member of the Canadian Ukrainian Ath letic Club and served as treasurer for 38 He was made an honorary life He was a member of the Fidelity Club of Im maculate Heart School and gave many hours of service to the In 1966 he re ceived a Community Ser vice Award from the City of Winnipeg for all his service to North Winnipeg Commu Brother John was a member of Josaphats Knights of Columbus Coun 4138 and was a Sir Brother Knight of the Canon Luhovy Pallbearers will be Tony Mi chael and Mark David and George Honorary sallbearers will be Walter Slaw Reb William John John Paul Peter Kwasny and Deacon Nestor Yakiw Prayers will be said on June 27 at from Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic 737 Bannerman Divine iturgy will be celebrated on June 28 at also at the church with the Archbishop Metropoli tan of His the Most Maxim Her and Basi ian Fathers In erment to follow in the Holy Family In lieu of if riends so donations may be made to the Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church Stained Glass Win dows Cropo Funeral Chapel in care of Phone DEATHS ROSALIA ROSE OMENIUK On June 24 1982 at the Grace Hospital Rose aged 71 beloved wife of late Thomas Omeniuk o 18200 Maxwell Omeniuk was bom in Poland and came to Canada as an living her childhood years in Cooks After her marriage to Thomas Omeniuk they resided In Sht was a pioneer member of St Andrews Ukrainian Catholic Markian Shaske vich Literary Society and a her demise was a of Holy Eucharist Ukrainian Catholic Surviving to cherish her are her children one daughter Helen and soiv inlaw William Mitchell two Stephen and daughter inlaw Joseph and daughterinlaw Laurie seven grandchildren four greatgrandchildren sister Kay Bucheski o Windsor four and Walter Koraago of Win Nick Kornago o Cooks Creek and Peter Kor noga of Flori She was predeceased by her husband Thomas in Prayers will be said June at the Korban Funeral 907 Main Divine Liturgy wil be celebrated June 28 at Holy Eucharist Ukrainian lie Watt with Very Mi trat S Soro Deacon Melnyk officiating and cantor John Interment to follow in Glen Eden Pallbearers will be Timothy anc Dennis John Fe Roman Edward James Korban Funeral Chapel in care of Phone OSMOND ROBERT RUSSELL ORR On June 1982 at Oak view Osmond aged 88 Orr was bom in Win nipeg and had resided here all of his He had served with the Canadian Forces during the First World War upon his had owned and operated a gro cery store in the Elmwood He later sold the store and had then been employed by Sheas Predeceased by a killed in action in France in Orr is survived by one Wilfred and one Mrs Joyce both in Vic A graveside service will be held at Elmwood Ceme tery at Monday June The Thomson Funeral Chapels in care of arrange Phone MICHALINA LEA RICE After a short illness on June 1982 at the Concor dia Micha lina Lea aged 69 beloved wife of Jack Rice of 2021745 Henderson formerly of 315 Park Besides her husband she s survived by her daughter Shawna Broschuk and hus jand Ray granddaughter Lindsay and sister Mary OeBlaere all of She was predeceased by her ister Olga and her brother She loved life completely and lived it Dur ng her earlier Rice was involved in her community and school li brary Besides her family she will be sadly missed by her many relatives and Her family would like to express a special thanks to he staff at the Concordia Hospital for their care and A memorial service will be held on June 26 at in the Leather daleGardiner Funeral Chap 232 Kennedy with Bishop officlat Leatherdale Gardiner Fu neral 232 Ken nedy in care of arrange Phone Ample courtesy member Hubicz sonada one Joe one Cathoboth and predeceased DEATHS ADOLFINA PIOTROWICZ BABCIA PETERSON Suddenly on June 1982 at Seven Oaks General Adolfina be loved wife of the late John Jan aged 87 of 903 Boyd Prayers will be said on June 27 at at the Cropo Funeral Chap 1442 Main at Luxton Funeral mass will be on June 28 at at John Cantius Roman Catholic 846 Burrows with Hubicz Inter ment to follow at Holy Ghost Piotrowicz was born in Poland and came to Can in She was a pio neer member of John Cantius Church and also worshipped at Theresa Grand She leaves to mourn her one Walter Peterson and wife Winnie Nellie Piotrowicz four grandchil Ronald Peter son and wife Anne James and husband Ian all of Winnipeg Ed ward Piotrowicz and wife Roberta of Carol Bargenda and husband Leslie of Winnipeg eight greatgrandchildren one brother Boleslaw Cnrzastowski and one sister Emilia of She was jceased by her loving husband John in Babcia was a very loving person and was loved by ETERNAL REST GRANT UNTO HER Cropo Funeral Chapel in care of SUZANNE rVINE POWIS but peacefully in her early Thurs June aged 32 left us to be with God and her beloved son Toddy who predeceased her in Suzanne was born in Win nipeg on July 1949 and was employed by the Affi liated Credit She leaves to mourn her passing her beloved daugh ter Camille her beloved Con her Blanche and Albert Powis her brothers and Lynn and Ron Edward and Jo Patrick Georgeline Powis and Margaret and Ron Sokol her grandmother Ivy Powis her aunt Georgeline Couture and her other nephews and Prayers will be said In the Thomson Funeral Broadway at Furby on Sun June 27 at followed by Mass of the Res urrection on June 28 at In Vital Roman Catholic Pembina at Morand the Principal Inter ment will follow in Assump tion The Thomson Funeral Chapels in care of arrange Phone A lovable Sue will live on in he hearts and minds of all privileged to know for she had that rare and unique ability to bring a smile and a laugh to the lips of ALICE VICTORIA RUSENEL On June 1982 at the Health Sciences after a lengthy Alice Victoria of 1 Ever green Miss Rusenel was born at daughter of the late George and Jen nie had been employed with the Department of Manitoba Gov prior to her retire Surviving are two Ruth and Myrtle A memorial service will be held at a ater Flowers gratefully de Contributions may be made to the Canadian Can cer Society Division 202777 Portage Thomson Funeral Chapels in care of Phone i ;