McGowan: Gord, June 19, 1947 – November 19, 2018. Gord and Diane were owner operators of G & D Roofing from 1979 until 1990. During this time, they also became owners of the Video Garage and operated it from 1984 to 2001. It started as a game arcade with movie rentals, convenience store and takeout pizza, along with a bus depot. In 1990, they converted it to a restaurant and convenience store, retaining the bus depot. Gord ran Southwest Bus line starting in 1984.
Menard: Albert, 70 years, beloved husband of the late Juliette Menard, father of Cindy, Leonie, Gerald, Shawn and Jamie, passed away in the Souris Health Centre on Friday, August 17, 2018. A private family funeral service was held at the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery at a later date. In memory of Albert, donations may be made to the Lupus Society of Manitoba.
Marcq: Gaston, 88 years, beloved husband of the late Marie Marcq, father of Clair, Francis and Dennis, passed away at the Souris Health Centre on Friday, July 27, 2018. Funeral mass will be held at St. Jean’s Catholic Church, Grande Clairiere, Manitoba on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. Interment in the Grande Clairiere Cemetery. Prayer service will be held at Kowalchuk’s Funeral Chapel, Souris, Manitoba on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. In memory of Gaston,
McFall: Kathleen, 91 years, beloved wife of the late Walter McFall, mother of Audrey, Ruby, Russel, Douglas, Donna, David and Darcy, passed away at the Hartney Community Health Centre on Saturday, July 14, 2018. Funeral service was held at the Pipestone Community Hall Pipestone, Manitoba on Monday, July 23, 2018. Private interment in the Pipestone Cemetery. In memory of Kathleen, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
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.
Morrison – Betty Jean, 66 years, beloved wife of John Morrison, mother of Jennifer, Jeremy, Jon and Justin, passed away in the Souris Health Centre on Monday, November 27, 2017. Funeral service was held at the Centennial Centre, Hartney, Manitoba on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, in memory of Betty, donations may be made to the Souris Hospital Palliative Care Fund c/o Prairie Mountain Health Box 10 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0 or a charity of your choice.
McCharles – Sylvia Irene, 77 years, beloved wife of Ken McCharles, mother of Dwayne, Daryl, Brad, Karen, Ken and the late Tracey, grandmother of 32 grandchildren, passed away in the Souris Health Centre on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Funeral service was held at St. Paul’s United Church, Souris, Manitoba on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. In memory of Sylvia, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Delwin Earl Murray
Del Murray, beloved husband of Joan, passed away peacefully at the Souris Hospital on October 19, 2017 surrounded by family.
Del was born on November 21, 1926 to Andrew & Verlie Murray, the second youngest of four children. This was the same year his parents moved from a sod hut in Lyleton to a house with running water in the progressive town of Souris where his father opened Murray’s Garage.
Del attended Souris school, started his first job at the dealership filling
McCulloch: William James. Jim was born April 26, 1934,in Souris, Manitoba. The only son of William Bruce and Amelia Elisabeth (Medlicott) McCulloch. Jim was raised in the Lily District where he received his first eight grades of education at the Lily School. Following this he went to Elgin Consolidated high school and to the University of Manitoba, receiving his diploma in Agriculture in 1954. He then worked on the farm with his parents until 1969 when his parents retired to Hartney. He married
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