1931 ~ 2017
It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear father Alex of Tyndall, MB on February 24, 2017 at the age of 85 years.
Left to cherish his memory are his friend Verna, his children Charlene (Gary), Corinne (Neil), Bridget (Gene), Daryl (Rhonda). His grandchildren Noah, Natalie, Wyatt, Rylin, Denly, Chase, Jude, Paige and Kali. Siblings Elsie, Vera, Mary, Roy and Ida. He was predeceased by his wife Margaret, son Kevin, brother William and sister Marguerite.
Dad was born November 28, 1931 in Haywood MB. As a young boy the family moved to the Tyndall area where farming became a way of life that he loved. Dad worked at Abex for over 20 years where he made many friends. Along with raising a young family he hauled topsoil and farmed into his 80’s.
Dad was an active member with the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed meeting and making friends at the local coffee shops and casinos.
Funeral Liturgy will be held on Saturday, March 4 at 10:00 a.m. at Sobering Funeral Chapel, 1035 Park Ave. E, Beausejour, MB. Interment will follow at St. Mary Roman Catholic Parish Cemetery in Beausejour.
The family graciously declines all flowers, however if friends so desire, a donation may be made to a charity of choice.
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