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Memorable Manitobans: Joyce Patricia Hill (?-2014)

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Educator, community activist.

A life-long resident of St. James, daughter of Catherine and Percy Hill, her childhood was spent in Woodhaven. She received degrees in BEd and BA degrees from the University of Manitoba and taught for many years in the St. James Assiniboia School Division, including at Woodhaven School (1957-1959). Active with the Girl Guides of Canada for 70 years, she was made an Honorary Life Member in the organization. She was a member of St. James United Church and the University Women’s Club of Winnipeg (President, 1990-1992). She died at Winnipeg, unmarried, on 19 September 2014.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 27 September 2014.

We thank Frances Kasper for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 November 2014

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