Krasnesky, Frances Maria

Frances Maria Krasnesky – When Frances came to us she was a firecracker and has been ever since. There was something about this little lady that tugged at our heartstrings… she came to a strange place to live with people she didn’t know. She seemed to be so alone in the world it compelled us to take her under our wing and become her family. We quickly grew to love this quirky, loud, funny, exasperating lady.

Frances was never shy about showing or telling you how she felt, her exuberant

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Bartley, Carol Margaret Ida

Carol M.I.Bartley – nee Shier

On the 19th day of December, a very strong person, kind hearted, fighter until the very end.

Carol was born June 15th 1950 in Oxbow SK.  She grew up in Glen Ewen SK.  In September 1970 she met her lifelong husband Harvey.  Married November 20th 1970.  The 2 of them resided in Carroll MB.  In August 2004 they decided to move to Brandon MB.

Carol passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Assiniboine Centre.

She was predecesed by her parents

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Morden, Susan Lee

Morden: Susan Lee, beloved mother of children John, Tim and Karen, passed away quickly on Friday, December 16, 2016 in her suite at Victoria Landing, Brandon, where she had resided since 2008.

Born September 14, 1930 to Franz and Justina Goertzen of Rosengart, Manitoba, Susan was the twelfth child in a family of seventeen children. As a young woman, she trained in the field of healthcare and was working as a dietary aid at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital in Winnipeg when she met and fell in

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Watkin, Ivy Edith

Ivy Edith Watkin – Born July 7,1921 in a sleepy little town of Seabright, Nova Scotia to Barrington and Elizabeth (Boutilier) Sparrow. Moved to Brandon, Manitoba wher she lived and prospered with her family and her 5 siblings, Olive, Hazelet, Doug, Laura and Eric (who is the only living Sparrow to date and who currentley resides in Camrose, Alberta). On July 1, 1942, she married a longtime friend John Watkin, who had just enlisted in the RCAF and was posted to Fort MacLeod. She probably

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Saunderson, Elizabeth (Betty) Evan

  Elizabeth (Betty) Evan Saunderson (nee McBurney) 

Betty passed away peacefully at Souris Personal Care Home on Dec.10, 2016 at the age of 93. Betty was predeceased by her husband, Harvey, her brothers, Don and Jim, and her sister-in-law, Shirley.

What Betty valued most was time with her family. She leaves to cherish those memories her daughter Carol (Bill) Potter and son Brian (Kathie); grandchildren Tara (Harley) Waddell, Ryan (Allison) Potter, Colin (Melanie) Potter and Kelly Saunderson;

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