Kunka, James William


It is with great sadness that we say good-bye to our dear Brother, Uncle and friend Jimmy Kunka, who passed away at the Souris Hospital on Aug.15, 2021.

Jimmy is survived by his siblings Lil Slifka, Mary Moore, Elsie Kurtenbach, Mike Kunka and Jean Carlson. He was predeceased by his parents John and Nellie Kunka, brother Tony Kunka, sister Florence Pomeroy, brothers-in-law Cliff Pomeroy and George Slifka, and sisters-in-law Amy Kunka and June Kunka.  Jimmy

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Klier, Ronald Wayne James

KLIER: Ronald Wayne James passed away peacefully at Bren-Del-Win Lodge in Deloraine, Manitoba on June 7, 2021 at the age of 77 years. Ron was born in Souris, Manitoba on May 15, 1944.

Ron lived in Souris until he moved to Brandon where he and his beautiful wife June had two wonderful children. Ron got a job working in Brandon at BMHC and had worked there for 39 years as a Power Engineer.

Ron and family had a cabin at Oak Lake where they enjoyed fishing and spending time with family and friends

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Kruk, Daniel Henry

Kruk: Daniel Henry, 95 years, passed away in Souris Personal Care Home on Thursday, August 1, 2019. Funeral mass was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Souris, Manitoba on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. Private interment in the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. Prayer service was held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. In memory of Dan, donations may be made to the Souris & Glenwood Foundation Box 518 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0.

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Kohut-Janz, Tracy Lee

Kohut-Janz: Tracy Lee, 60 years, passed away in Calgary, Alberta on May, 27, 2019. A memorial reception for family and friends was held at the residences of David Kohut and Wendy Bilton, 165-4th Street South, Souris, Manitoba on Monday, June 24, 2019 from 12:00-2:00 p.m. Private interment in the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, in memory of Tracy, donations may be made to Brandon Humane Society or to the MS Society.

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King, Wilfred James

Jim King

Just three months short of his 104th birthday, our Dad and Grandpa passed away peacefully on May 29, 2018 at Valleyview Care Centre, Brandon, Manitoba.  Wilfred James (Jim) King was born on September 1, 1914, the second child of a family of seven and first son born to Alfred and Mary King.   At the time, Alfred was working for Sandy Taylor in the Underhill area and Jim was born on this farm, in a granary, the only place that was available for the young family to live. 

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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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Kelesnik, Cecilia Rose

Kelesnik –Peacefully, Cecilia Rose Kelesnik, formerly of Souris, Manitoba, passed away October 21, 2017 at Red River Valley Lodge, Morris, Manitoba at the age of 95.

Cecilia (Cec) was predeceased by her husband, Daniel, parents John and Sophie Urban, eleven siblings and several nieces and nephews.

Cec is survived by her son Fred(Sharon) and daughter Donna(Dean) Couvier.

Grandchildren; Lori and Jean Louis Desautels, Leah and Shane Lamotte, Jana Kelesnik-Winning and Steve Winning, Shelby Couvier

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Kirbyson, Gregory Ross

KIRBYSON: Gregory Ross, August 14, 1970 – February 20, 2017. It is with the deepest sorrow that we announce the passing of Greg Kirbyson on Monday, February 20, 2017, at Royal University Hospital in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan at the age of 46 years.

Greg lived life to the fullest and packed a full lifetime worth of living into the 46 years he was given on this earth. Farming was Greg’s passion ever since he was a little boy working on the farm machinery with his dad and grandpa. He was blessed

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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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Killam, John Mark

Mark Killam – Age 64 years, beloved husband of Tracey (Fitzsimmons) Killam, father of John, Helena, Kathrine, Dawn, Timothy and Kenyth, died in the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Graveside funeral service for family and friends was held at the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery, Souris, Manitoba on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. In memory of Mark, donations may be made to the Westman Dream for Kids Foundation.

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