Obituaries

Dodd, William Reginald

Even as we mourn, we celebrate a long life that was so well lived.

William Reginald (Bill) Dodd passed away on Jan. 3, 2013 at the Souris Personal Care Home with his family by his side.  Bill was born on Feb. 2, 1923 in Spy Hill, Saskatchewan then moved to Souris with his family in 1924.  He was an industrious man who held many jobs including farm laborer, MTS linesman, and taxi driver, even while still in school.  His true passions were his cattle, his land and his carpentry, all of which

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Swaenepoel, Mary

MARY (TAYLOR) SWAENEPOEL

Mary our beloved mother passed away on Jan.2/2013 at her home in the Souris personal care home, with her 3 children by her side. Mary was born in Hayfield Manitoba on August 22, 1914.and took her schooling in Fairfax Manitoba .She met and married Archie Taylor in 1937 where, they farmed on the family farm in Elgin Manitoba .Their son Jack and daughter Marlene were born while on the farm. In 1950 they moved to Oak Lake Manitoba where Janice was born completing their

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Strath, Robert John (Russell)

Strath — Russell:  Peacefully at the Souris Personal Care Home, Russell passed away January 1, 2013 at the age of 92. Dad was born October 20, 1920 at Hayfield, Manitoba. He was predeceased by his parents Robert and Gladys (Rogers) Strath, brothers Jim and Geordie and sister-in-law Delsey. He is survived by his wife of 66 years Grace, sister Roberta (Bill) Dodd, brother Don, daughter Donna (Dale) Robbins, son Gary (Donna) Strath. Grandchildren Tom Robbins, Patrick (Robin) Robbins, Russ

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Davis, James Redford

Davis — James Redford, 93 years old, beloved husband of the late Ann Davis, father of Jim and John, died in the Souris Personal Care Home on Monday, December 31, 2012. Funeral service was held at Kowalchuk’s Funeral Chapel, Souris, Manitoba on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Private interment in the Pipestone Cemetery followed by a time of fellowship and refreshments for family and friends at the Pipestone Hall at 2:30p.m.  In memory of James, donation may be

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Wells, Edgar William

(December12, 1930 -December 13, 2012)

Wells, Edgar William:  It is with deepest sadness that we announce the passing of our father and “Poppa”, Ed Wells on December 13th, 2012 at the Souris Health Centre. Ed will be lovingly remembered by son Clint (Tannis), daughter Kim (George), grandchildren, Tara(Cory), Melissa (Shaun), Jillian, Cole ( Debra) and Jessica (Jon), and great grandchildren, Saydee, Mayson, Austin, Brayden and Brittney.  He was predeceased by wife , Janette

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Charles, Carolyn

Charles – Carolyn, 60 years old, beloved wife of Paul Charles, mother of Christopher and Corrina, daughter of Zulma DeBacker, died in the Brandon Regional Health Centre on Thursday, December 6, 2012. Graveside funeral service will be held at the Grande Clairiere Cemetery in the spring of 2013.  In memory of Carolyn, donation may be made to Cancer Care Manitoba.

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McCulloch, Meta

(November 20, 1906 – December 4, 2012)

McCulloch, Meta Mildred Elvira (nee Sinclair)

On Tuesday, Dec. 4th, 2012, Meta passed away peacefully at the Hartney Community Health Centre, Hartney, Manitoba (her much appreciated home since February, 2001). Meta was born on Nov. 20th, 1906 in the Windygates District, south ofDarlingford,Manitoba. She was predeceased by her parents Angus McPherson Sinclair (1864 – 1926) and Rachel Wilson (1869 – 1956); adopted

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Moreau, Germaine

 

(January 13, 1924~November 27, 2012)

Moreau – Germaine, 86 years old, beloved mother of Gordon, Carol, Doris and the late Cecile, died in the Souris Personal Care Home on Tuesday, November 27, 2012.  A private family graveside service will be held at St. Jean’s Cemetery, Grande Clairiere, MB at a later date.  In memory of Germaine, donation may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba

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Marcq, Marie Therese

(June 29, 1931 – November 22, 2012)

Marcq — Marie Therese  It is with great sadness that the family of Marie Therese Marcq announces her passing on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at the age of 81 years.

Marie will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 58 years, Gaston and her children, Clair (Val), Francis (Shauna) and Dennis Marcq. Marie will also be fondly remembered by her three grandchildren, Kayla, Taylor, Amanda, by her sisters Louise, Agnes, Therese, Jeannine (Hank), Lucy (Ed),

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Dobson, Jean Hazel

(August 24, 1914~November 11,2012)

Dobson — Jean Hazel, 98 years, beloved wife of the late Ernest Dobson, died in the Souris Personal Care Home on Sunday, November 11, 2012. Graveside funeral service will be held in the summer of 2013.In memory of Jean, donations may be made to the Souris Personal Care Home Chapel Fund c/o ARHA Box 10 Souris, Manitoba R0K 2C0.

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