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,
O’Greysik: Joseph Richard of Souris, Manitoba. Passed away at the Souris Health Centre on July 20, 2018.
Left to mourn his passing is his beloved wife Gayle; daughter Susan and son-in-law Troy Sambrook; son Tim and daughter-in-law Maria, and his two granddaughters Emily and Kenzie. His mother Margaret, ages 99 years; brothers Dale (Linda), Jerry (Debbie), Lynn, Randy (Alanna), sister-in-law Pat (Gary); and numerous nieces and nephews will miss him greatly. Joe was predeceased by his father
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.
Hinks: Norma, 86 years, beloved wife of the late Cliff Hinks, mother of Lynda, Valerie and Lori, passed away at the Souris Personal Care Home on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. Graveside funeral service for family and friends was held at the Souris & Glenwood Cemetery on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 with Rev. Harvey Hurren officiating. Following the service a time of fellowship and refreshments will be held at the Souris Legion. In memory of Norma, donations may be made to the
ROBSON: Lorne was born on the farm at Deleau, Manitoba on June 8, 1929 to Bill and Janet Robson. The farm at 16-7-23W is affectionately known as “Sweet 16”.
Lorne’s surviving family:
Sister: Reta and her husband Art Cowan
5 nieces and nephews: Kay, Doug, Debi, Jani, Bill and their extended families
Lorne attended school in Deleau, until grade 11. From there he went to Winnipeg to attend University of Manitoba, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 1952.
Ramsey: Gerry (Sam), 74 years, father of Jonathon Ramsey, passed away at the Souris Health Centre on Monday, June 11, 2018. Funeral service will be held at the Lauder Community Hall, Lauder, Manitoba on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. Private interment in the Lauder Cemetery. In memory of Sam, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Lauder Cemetery Fund.
Bette Lynne Williams Brewer (72) passed away with family by her side at the Souris Hospital on June 11, 2018. Bette was born September 22, 1945 in Brandon and was the chosen daughter of the late Charles and Mae Williams. She was predeceased by her brother Dale Williams and her husband Russ McLeod.
Bette grew up on the family farm and later moved to Brandon where she worked for Binkley Motors before travelling to Winnipeg where she furthered her education and became a Licensed Practical
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.
Refvik: Kurt, 55 years, beloved son of Jim and the late Myrt Refvik, husband of the late Kathy Refvik, father of Sean, Dustin, Nils and Leif, passed away suddenly in Souris, Manitoba on Sunday, May 20 2018. Funeral service will be held at a later date. In memory of Kurt, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Howe: Donald (Hoop) Leslie, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2018 at the age of 74 years.
He is survived by his wife Lana, stepson Grant (Lisa), grandchildren Chloe and Connor, stepson Gowan (Rosa) grandchildren Gowie and Adrian; sister Bev (Mike), brothers Lorie (Laura) and Gary (Shirley) as well as many nieces and nephews.
Don was predeceased by his parents Syd and Lena, sister Darlene, brothers Ken and Allen.
Don spent most of his life farming and working on farms in the Elgin area, except