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Memorable Manitobans: Walter Morris Bohonos (1930-2017)


Born at Ethelbert on 10 December 1930, son of Peter Bohonos and Annie Petura, brother of Morris Bohonos, he began teaching in a rural school at the age of 16 years. He was the Principal of Mossey River School (1956-1957), a teacher at Princess Elizabeth School (1961-1969), and Principal of Arthur Meighen School (1974-1986). He married fellow teacher Sylvia Rehaluk. He died on 15 August 2017 and was buried in the Queen of Heaven Mausoleum.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 19 August 2017.

Obituary, Arbor Memorial.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 December 2017

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