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Memorable Manitobans: 2008

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The following Memorable Manitobans died in 2008:

Curtis Terry Assiniboine (1964-2008)

Byrdye Bjarnason Beckel (1927-2008)

Ivan Biblow (1936-2008)

Charles Cross Bigelow (1928-2008)

David Robert Blake (1925-2008)

Donna Margaret Louise Crosland Blight (1936-2008)

Marianne Bossen (1918-2008)

Edythe Millicent “Edie” Brown (1913-2008)

Harold Buchwald (1928-2008)

Norma Ingimundson Busby (1930-2008)

Al Campbell

Keith Crawford Campbell (1927-2008)

D. Ralph Campbell (1918-2008)

Rosalinda “Linda” Linsangan Natividad-Cantiveros (1946-2008)

Don A. Cardinal (1937-2008)

John Nicholis “Nick” Cholakis (1922-2008)

Walter Leland Rutherford “Lee” Clark (1936-2008)

John Clarke (1922-2008)

Cory Jeffrey Connell (1974-2008)

Carlyle William “Lyle” Conquist (1919-2008)

Margaret M. Costantini (?-2008)

Reuben Cristall (1918-2008)

George Depres (1927-2008)

Tom Derhak (1940-2008)

Graham Lanning Dixon (1931-2008)

Harold Leslie Doherty (1929-2008)

Grant Wilcock Dominy (1928-2008)

Gerald Fraser Dougall (1940-2008)

Henry Edmison “Harry” Duckworth (1915-2008)

Eileen Valentine Duncan (1915-2008)

William John “Bill” Dutka (?-2008)

George E. Dyck (1939-2008)

Reginald Adrian Ebbeling (1929-2008)

Clifford Henry Coad Edwards (1924-2008)

John Norfolk Evans (1912-2008)

Jonathan Edward Farr (1975-2008)

Barbara Ann Featherstone (1950-2008)

Ted Ferens (1933-2008)

Lori Hayes Fergusson (1955-2008)

Charles Alan Finnbogason (1954-2008)

Donne Alan Flanagan (1964-2008)

Albert Fontaine (1914-2008)

James Foubister (1924-2008)

Edwin Frederick “Ned” French (1911-2008)

Eira Alice “Babs” Friesen (1917-2008)

George Friesen (1926-2008)

Denzil W. Gamble (1928-2008)

Winelda Naomi “Toadie” Gardner (1929-2008)

Demos P. “Jimmy the Greek” Ginakes (1934-2008)

Morley M. Globerman (1923-2008)

Samuel Golubchuk (c1923-2008)

John Graham (1933-2008)

Mireille Grandpierre-Kantor (1926-2008)

Elizabeth McDonald “Betty” Green-Armytage (1921-2008)

Narain Gupta (1936-2008)

Aubrey J. Halter (1918-2008)

Ralph Hamovich (1916-2008)

James Robert William Hardy (1921-2008)

Margaret Elder Hart (1907-2008)

Ralph Olaf Hedlin (1920-2008)

George Lindsay Henderson (1916-2008)

Naomi L. Hersom (1927-2008)

A. Aubrey “Oz” Hirschfield (1924-2008)

Joseph Bradley “Brad” Hughes (1955-2008)

Mollie Irene Beard Ives (1920-2008)

Sven Ivar Lerche Jensen (1923-2008)

Marjorie Anne Chisholm Johnston (1919-2008)

William “Bill” Juzda (1920-2008)

Adolf “Aggie” Kukulowicz (1933-2008)

Bernd G. Laengin (1941-2008)

Hans Peter Langes (1925-2008)

Oscar Lathlin (1947-2008)

Orest Lazaruk (1932-2008)

Tadeusz “Ted” Leczynski (1920-2008)

Brenda Joyce Dennis Leipsic (1942-2008)

Morris Leschuk (1934-2008)

Gerald A. Libling (1930-2008)

Harold Loster (1927-2008)

Earl Lunsford

Alexander John “Jack” MacIver (1924-2008)

Blair MacLean (1942-2008)

George Campbell “Cam” MacLean (1921-2008)

William James MacLeod (1914-2008)

H. W. Barry Manning (1921-2008)

Arthur Donald “Don” Martin (1932-2008)

Wilfred Whyte McCutcheon (1919-2008)

Julian Hugh McDonald (1927-2008)

Thomas Hector MacDonald McLeod (1918-2008)

Edna Alexandra Medd (1919-2008)

Mendle Martin Meltzer (1921-2008)

Grace Elizabeth Armstrong Moore (1914-2008)

Antonio Francisco “Tony” Morien (1919-2008)

Henry Andrew Moroz (1924-2008)

Barry Allan Mulder (1960-2008)

Henry “Harry” Munro (1912-2008)

John J. Neufeld (1913-2008)

Henry Neustaedter (1911-2008)

Stan Noval (1914-2008)

William John O’Connor (1932-2008)

Albert H. Olsen (1922-2008)

Lionel G. Orlikow (1932-2008)

Gregory Mark Oswald (1955-2008)

John Patrician (c1950-2008)

Alexandra Pawlowsky (1953-2008)

Abraham Dueck Penner (1910-2008)

Partap Singh Phangureh (1921-2008)

Earle B. Pollard (1924-2008)

Harold Pollock (1928-2008)

Norma Killeen Price (1920-2008)

George John Prost (1915-2008)

Eileen Dorothy Clay Pruden (1920-2008)

John Michael Reid (1935-2008)

Joan Reimer (1934-2008)

Léo Rémillard (1918-2008)

Patrick Michael Riordan (1939-2008)

Anton “Tony” Rittaler (1917-2008)

William Byrns Robinson (1921-2008)

Etienne Robinson

Burton Allen Robinson (1908-2008)

Constance Merriam Rooke (1942-2008)

Rose Rudko (1925-2008)

Stella Sawchyn (1920-2008)

Violet Gillies Scholes (1921-2008)

Brian Douglas Schwartz (1948-2008)

Edward Rooklidge “Ted” Siddall (1925-2008)

Judy Silver

Anne Smigel (1914-2008)

Richard Wilson “Dick” Smith (1917-2008)

R. Ross Smith (1930-2008)

Kazimierz “Kasmir” Smolinski (1918-2008)

Al Sinclair Sparks (1933-2008)

Stefan J. Stefanson (?-2008)

Norman A. Stern (1949-2008)

Madge Olwyn Stevens (c1918-2008)

Clifford Ernest Swartz (1931-2008)

Chester Steven “Chet” Tesarowski (1935-2008)

Stewart MacMillan Thomson (1930-2008)

William James “Bill” Turnock (1929-2008)

Jerry Twomey (1915-2008)

Effie Marie Morton Von Helmolt (1917-2008)

Donald Rae Wittman (1936-2008)

Diane Kay Wilson Wolch (1935-2008)

Morgan Wilkes Wright (1921-2008)

Ben Zaidman (1922-2008)

If you know a noteworthy Manitoban who died in 2008, whose biography should be added to the Memorable Manitobans collection, please submit their information here.

Sources:

“Manitobans’ legacy a better province” by Kevin Rollason, Winnipeg Free Press, 4 January 2009, page B1.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 February 2017

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