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Memorable Manitobans: John M. “Joe” Venables (1936-1998)


Born at Winnipeg on 6 March 1936, son of Jack and Mildred Venables, he received a degree in Architecture from the University of Manitoba in 1961. He practiced as an architect with the firm of Pratt Lindgren and Associates. He died after a lengthy illness on 10 March 1998.

Some of his architectural works in Manitoba included:





Ness Junior High School

3300 Ness Avenue, Winnipeg



Sansome School

181 Sansome Avenue, Winnipeg




Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 12 March 1998, page 40.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 November 2020

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