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Memorable Manitobans: Eva Bonkowski (c1920-2016)


Born at Ledwyn around 1920, her long teaching career including service at Carlowrie School, Happy Thought School (1945-1947), and Roseisle School (1947-1949) before moving to Winnipeg where she taught at several elementary schools, retiring in 1981 from Kent Road School. She died unmarried at Arborg on 13 April 2016.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 23 April 2016.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 April 2016

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