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Memorable Manitobans: Jean A. Beaumont (1943-2016)


Born at Sydney, Nova Scotia on 24 October 1943, son of Paul and Rolande Beaumont, he graduated from the Manitoba Teachers’ College (1964) then embarked on a 38-year teaching career, teaching at St. Norbert, and serving as Principal of Melita School (1973-1975), Lorette Collegiate, and Ecole Guyot, Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent of Seine River School Division, and Assistant Superintendent (1989-1997) and Superintendent (1998-2002) of Fort Garry School Division. He retired in 2002 then was Executive Director of the Manitoba Association of Bilingual Municipalities (2002-2009), an instructor at St. Boniface College, and trustee for the Division scolaire franco-manitobaine (2010-2012). He died at Winnipeg on 3 March 2016 and was buried in the St. Genevieve Cemetery.


Announcement, Fort Garry School Division, Winnipeg Free Press, 17 January 1998, page 32.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 March 2016.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 12 March 2016

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