Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 143 years


Memorable Manitobans: Walter Morris Bohonos (1930-2017)

Educator.

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.

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 19 August 2017.

Obituary, Arbor Memorial.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 17 December 2017

Memorable Manitobans

Memorable Manitobans

This is a collection of noteworthy Manitobans from the past, compiled by the Manitoba Historical Society. We acknowledge that the collection contains both reputable and disreputable people. All are worth remembering as a lesson to future generations.

Search the collection by word or phrase, name, place, occupation or other text:

Custom Search

Browse surnames beginning with:
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z


Send corrections and additions to this page
to the Memorable Manitobans Administrator at biographies@mhs.mb.ca

Criteria for Memorable Manitobans | Suggest a Memorable Manitoban | Firsts | Acknowledgements

Help us keep
history alive!

MHS YouTube Channel

Back to top of page

For queries on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations

© 1998-2022 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.