Bell: Robert (Robin), 75 years, beloved husband of Yvonne Bell, father of Marie and William, passed away at the Souris Health Centre on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Funeral mass was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Souris, Manitoba on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Interment will be held in West Linton Cemetery – Scotland at a later date. In memory of Robin, donations may be made to the Souris Hospital Palliative Care Fund c/o Prairie Mountain Health Box 10 Souris,
Bartley: Barbara Ann (nee Ryckman) passed away suddenly at her residence in Killarney, Manitoba on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Barbara was born on September 16, 1946 in Hartney, Manitoba and was raised in the Hartney and Souris area. Barbara was the older of two children born to Earl and Anne Ryckman. Barbara married Claire Bartley on September 16, 1967 in Souris and raised three girls, Kimberly, Heather and Tammy. Barb was a member of the Souris Legion for many years, as well as a member
Irene Bauman (Farrar)
After a short illness, Irene passed away May 12, 2018.
She was born in Eatonia, Saskatchewan in 1926 and lived there until her mother’s death in 1937. She moved to Montreal at that time living with her Aunt and Uncle. Her father continued his farming operations at Leader, Saskatchewan until his death in 1953.
Irene moved to Toronto to study and met Adin while there. They married in 1949 and moved to Winnipeg in 1950 and Irene continued her studies in Education.
Brandon: Isabel Ruth. April 12, 1944 – April 29, 2018. Daughter of the late Forrest and Doris (Reid) Brandon. She attended Souris School, graduating in 1963. Ruth went on to Winnipeg to school of Nursing, graduating in 1966. The north called and she was hired in Norway House where she worked for Indian Affairs. She returned to Winnipeg but soon moved to Vancouver and was employed by the Vancouver Police Department as a nurse for 30 years. Ruth returned to Souris upon retirement in 2000.
Bauche: Joe, 86 years, beloved husband of the late Lainy Bauche, father of Daniel Bauche, Diane (Larry) Winters and Denise (Michael) Robson. Grandfather of Johnathan Robson, Heather (Wayne) Nakonechny and their children Kenzie, Ava. A private family graveside service was held at the Deleau Cemetery. In memory of Joe, donations may be made to Cancer Care Manitoba or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Betle: Helen Marie Betle: March 12, 1938 – April 23, 2018 and Kenneth Garry Betle: June 17, 1938 – October 8, 2014, parents of Kirby Betle, Kim Driedger and Jamie Betle. Funeral service for Ken and Helen was held at Kowalchuk’s Funeral Chapel, Souris, Manitoba on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Interment in the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. In memory of Ken and Helen, donations may be made to Cancer Care Manitoba or to a charity of your choice.
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
Bridal: Maurice William, 79 years, passed away in Souris, Manitoba on Monday, October 23, 2017. As were Maurice’s wishes, no service will take place at this time. In memory of Maurice, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Bodin – George, 83years, passed away in the Souris Personal Care Home on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Funeral mass will be held at St. Jean’s Catholic Church, Grande Clairiere, Manitoba, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Interment in the Grande Clairiere Cemetery. In memory of George, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Beverly Wayne Bowles of Souris, Manitoba passed away at Souris Hospital on February 24, 2017. Wayne was born in Souris on November 14, 1938 to Allen and Reita Bowles. Wayne grew up on the family farm in the Riverview School District. He completed his schooling in the Souris School. At a very young age, he exhibited a love of animals and nature. His patience for fixing and rebuilding kept him entertained for hours. Following school, he began working for the McCabe Elevator Company,