Lowe, William Roger

Lowe: It is with heavy hearts the family of William Roger Lowe are sadden to announce the peaceful passing of Roger on Friday, April 13, 2018 at the age of 86 years at the Assiniboine Centre, Brandon, Manitoba.

Roger is survived by his wife of 60 years, Norma Irene (Anderson) Lowe. Roger and Norma have four children: sons Paul, Alister, Murray; daughter Janice.

An interment will take place at Rosewood Cemetery on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 1:45 pm. The interment will be followed by a memorial

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Heape, Wayne Edward

Heape: Wayne Edward

August 27, 1947-April 11, 2018

On April 11, 2018 Wayne passed away suddenly at the age of 70 from a massive heart attack.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife and best friend of 55 years Linda, his 3 children Lisa, Kevin (Chana) and Kirk (Lisa) and his 6 grandchildren, who lovingly referred to him as “Papa Wayne”, Dana, Taylor, Carter, Sarah, Kaden and Micah.  He also leaves to mourn his sister Kathy (Al), his brother Tom (Carol), sister-in-law Evelyn and many

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Hardy, Edgar Gustave Adolph

Edgar was born on May 17, 1934 in Hartney, Manitoba, and was the eldest of 7 children. He went to Deleau school to Grade 10. He was very musical and taught himself to play the guitar. In his younger days, he travelled around playing at various social events. He inspired the love of music in his children and grandchildren that continues on today. Edgar also enjoyed curling in the winter and occasionally played ball in the summer.

Edgar was married to Eva (Bertholet) from 1957 to 1971. They

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Kohut, Anton (Tony)

KOHUT: ANTON (TONY as he was known by his family and friends)

Tony was born in Rosa Manitoba August 9, 1925 and passed away peacefully on Friday morning, March 30, 2018 in the Souris Hospital.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Audrey (Doherty) Kohut, whom he married in 1948, and brothers John, Bill, Harry, and Mike.

Tony is survived by his three children; daughter Debbie Chambers and her children Reid and Courtney; son David, (Wendy Bilton), and children Greg, Richard (Alondra) their two

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Swaenepoel, Robert James


Bob passed away peacefully in his sleep on March 28, 2018 at the age of 85. He was born in Carroll, Manitoba, the youngest in a family of 15 children. He farmed with his brother John before starting a career in the lumber business. After retiring at the age of 62, he then enjoyed few years working at Hart’s Shell Service in Souris. He volunteered many hours at the rink for the Southwest Cougars. Time on the golf course and coffee time in the afternoons filled his weeks. Bob is survived

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Lepage, Elizabeth Cecile Marie

Lepage – Elizabeth, 61 years, passed away suddenly at her residence in Hartney, Manitoba on Sunday, March 18, 2018. Funeral mass was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Souris, Manitoba on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. In memory of Elizabeth, donations may be made to the Diabetes Association or a charity of your choice.

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Brister, Isabelle Mary

Brister: Isabelle passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Souris Personal Care Home, she was 94.

Isabelle was born on January 12, 1924 to Frank and Isabella Alcock. She was raised in the Millerway District and took her schooling in Elgin. She married Roy Brister of Elgin on July 4, 1945. Isabelle was active in the community and enjoyed playing the organ for many years in the Baptist Church. Isabelle was a devoted mother and enjoyed spending time with

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Carswell, Josephine Alexandra

CARSWELL: Grateful for her long and happy life, the family announces the peaceful passing of Josie Carswell on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Souris Personal Care Home at the age of 103. She will be sadly missed by her daughter Beverly (Max) Webber and their sons Bryan (Shannon) sons Ty and Jay, Scott (Sandra) daughter Annaka, son Jared. Her son Bob’s family; Bob (Gillian) Carswell daughter Casey and son Bobby, David (Becky) Carswell, Susan Carswell and daughter Katie.

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Milne, William John

Milne – William John, 71 years, beloved brother of Eric and Ed, passed away suddenly at his residence in Griswold, Manitoba on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Funeral service was held at the Griswold United Church, Griswold, Manitoba on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the Griswold Cemetery. In memory of Bill, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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Stewart, William Charles

Stewart: Charlie was born on December 12, 1929 in Virden, Manitoba to parents William R. B. Stewart and Sarah (Ashley) Stewart.  Bob Stewart was Charlie’s older brother.  The family grew up in the Rural Municipality of Pipestone.

Growing up in the dirty 30’s, the family had it tough.  Charlie and Bob would run around in their bare feet.  Charlie would often comment that thistles would never hurt the soles of their feet as the soles were like shoe leather!

Charlie and Bob went to Lambton

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