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Memorable Manitobans: Bartholemi Joseph “Bert” Vandersteen (1926-2013)

Municipal official.

Born at Fisher Branch on 10 October 1926, third of 12 children of Josephine and John Vandersteen, he farmed and worked at a variety of jobs. He served as a local school board trustee and was Reeve for the Rural Municipality of Fisher (1987-1995). He died at Fisher Branch on 1 July 2013.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 6 July 2013.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 24 November 2014

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