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In Memoriam: 2018

Graduates of the University of Manitoba are making an impact locally and far beyond our provincial borders. We remember here those who are no longer with us, and offer our condolences to their families and friends. If you would like to view the 2017 In Memoriam listings, please click here. If you would like to view the 2016 In Memoriam listings, please click here. If you would like to view the 2015 In Memoriam listings, please click here.

Editor’s note: We make every effort to post our In Memoriam listings as quickly as possible. These pages are updated once a month (new additions are marked with an asterisk *). Though we try to mark every individual’s passing, we occasionally miss someone. To help us provide the most current and accurate information, please email us an official obituary or notice.

Last updated: April 2018

1930s

Saul M. Cherniack [LLB/39] Mar. 30, 2018*

J. Ernestine (de Goesbriand) Fenny [BA/39, BEd/53, MEd/61] Feb. 16, 2018

Ruth I. (Gordon) Fraser [BA/39] Mar. 6, 2018*

Margaret K. Gemmel [BA/38] Mar. 22, 2018*

Jessie H. (Blackwood) Lang [BA/37, BSW/63] Mar. 2, 2018*

1940s

Alan A. Adams [LLB/47] Jan. 15, 2018

Muriel E. (Graham) Andrews [BA (Hons)/46] Jan. 25, 2018

Derek C. Askey [BA/48, BA (Hons)/49] Mar. 13, 2018*

Alison (MacLean) Bleackley [BScHEc/45] Mar. 15, 2018*

Geraldine (Grierson) Brown [BScHEc/41, DipEd/42] Feb. 16, 2018

Irene E. Crofts [BA/47, DipEd/48, BEd/53, MEd/56] Mar. 13, 2018*

Stella J. (Kozak) Dean [BA/43] Jan. 6, 2018

Leonard J. Eibner [BSc (CE)/48] Jan. 4, 2018

Gordon C. Graham [DipAgric/48] Feb. 7, 2018

Vivian M. (Quinn) Heffernan [BScHEc/46] Feb. 11, 2018

Max (Herscovitch) Herst [BArch/48] Jan. 27, 2018

Audrey E. Jones [BSc/49, BEd/56] Mar. 29, 2018*

Susanne (Young) Law [BA/49] Jan. 11, 2018

Jack B. Ludwig [BA/44] Feb. 12, 2018

John E. “Ted” McKillop [BSA/48] Mar. 3, 2018*

Elizabeth M. “Betty” (Cortilet) McMullan [BA/45, DipEd/46] Feb. 8, 2018

George H. Oelkers [BA/49] Jan. 16, 2018

Joseph F. Pitts [BSc (CE)/47] Apr. 4, 2018*

Wilda M. (Penman) Quail [BScHEc/49] Feb. 21, 2018*

Beatrice (Pue) Ritchie [BA/48, DipEd/49] Mar. 15, 2018*

Jean T. (Endersby) Rockey [BScHEc/49, BEd/60] Jan. 14, 2018

Alexander E. Sharrow [BSc/45, DipEd/47] Feb. 11, 2018

Morton A. Slusky [BA/48, LLB/51] Mar. 23, 2018*

John R. Stratton [MD/49] Apr. 8, 2018*

Alexander J. Strelioff [BSc/48, DipEd/49] Jan. 20, 2018

Edith Svanhill [CertNurs (PH)/49] Jan. 31, 2018

William S. “Bill” Watson [BSc (EE)/45] Feb. 25, 2018

Miriam “Mims” (Fairbairn) White [BScHEc/48] Feb. 27, 2018*

1950s

Harry T. Abbott [BSc (EE)/50] Jan. 22, 2018

Mike M. (Andruschak) Andrews [CA/58] Feb. 22, 2018*

Andre M.E.A. Anseeuw [DipAgric/55] Jan. 17, 2018

Samuel S. Archer [BSc (EE)/50] Mar. 24, 2018*

John W. Bilowus [BA/58, CertEd/60, BEd/69] Feb. 14, 2018

William O. Bingham [CA/57] Jan. 3, 2018

Frank J. Borowski [BA/54, BSc/55, BPed/60, BEd/63] Feb. 27, 2018

J. Wallis “Wally” Bouskill [BSc (ME)/54] Mar. 14, 2018*

Kelvie A. Buckboro [BSc/51] Jan. 30, 2018

Morris E. “Maishe” Burke [MD/51] Feb. 17, 2018*

Patrick J. Carr [BSc (CE)/55] Feb. 6, 2018

Betty C. De Jong-Ford [BScHEc/56] Feb. 11, 2018

Margaret M. (Boux) Dowe [BA/54] Feb. 23, 2018

Erle F. Duncan [DipAgric/50] Jan. 16, 2018

Kenneth S. Edie [DipAgric/55] Jan. 31, 2018

Douglas D. Everett [LLB/51, LLD/2017] Mar. 27, 2018*

Walter G. Frieson [BSc/50] Jan. 18, 2018

William H. “Bill” Green [CA/58] Feb. 28, 2018*

Renie S. Grosser [BA/53, BPed/54, BEd/58] Jan. 18, 2018

Lucien P. Guenette [BA (LatPh)/53, CA/59] Jan. 10, 2018

Joseph Heimbach [BSc/51] Jan. 6, 2018

I. Ruth (Midwinter) Hicks [BScHEc/54] Mar. 7, 2018*

David L. Hurst [BSc/53, MSc/56] Jan. 15, 2018

Alfred A. Hutton [BSc (EE)/51] Feb. 3, 2018

Walter L. Karlicki [BA/55, LLB/59] Mar. 8, 2018*

George Kroeker [BA/54, BEd/55, MEd/62] Mar. 13, 2018*

Gordon M. Krolman [BSc/50, MD/55] Feb. 9, 2018

Jean E. (Renton) Lang [BScHEc/54] Jan. 1, 2018

Roman R. March [BA (Hons)/57] Feb. 2, 2018

Audrey J. “Audy” (Prettie) Mason [BID/59] Feb. 25, 2018

Walter A. Maycher [BA/51] Jan. 7, 2018

Andrew B. Mazor [BA/54, LLB/58] Feb. 3, 2018

George D. Moody [BSc/54] Jan. 11, 2018

Thomas D. Moore [BComm/51] Apr. 2, 2018*

John P. Nickel [BSW/58, MSW/64] Mar. 14, 2018*

Catherine M. (Oshust) O’Malley [BID/52] Jan. 2, 2018

Heather C. (McKelvey) Peirce [BA/59, CertEd/60] Feb. 26, 2018

Edward Ruchkall [CA/56] Mar. 13, 2018*

Walter Saltzberg [BSc (CE)/57] Mar. 8, 2018*

Conrad W. Sigurdson [BA/56, BPed/57, BEd/60, MEd/70] Jan. 18, 2018

Carl H. Steele [BSc (ME)/54] Feb. 15, 2018

Reva N. (Angel) Stern [BID/52] Feb. 3, 2018

David A. Suderman [BA/57] Mar. 22, 2018*

Jacobus J.M. van der Krabben [CertSW/59, MSW/62] Mar. 19, 2018*

Edwin L. “Les” Weeks [MD/57] Jan. 27, 2018

Nathan H. Werner [MD/53] Mar. 21, 2018*

Patricia E. (Leigh) Wiens [DipArt/52] Jan. 21, 2018

1960s

Marilyn (Asgeirson) Ahoff [BA/67] Jan. 1, 2018

Juris V. Bergins [BArch/64] Feb. 17, 2018*

Horace H.T. Carrington [BA/65, CertEd/70] Feb. 3, 2018

David G. Conway [BA/65] Jan. 9, 2018

Neil G. Crowell [BArch/63] Mar. 16, 2018*

William T. DeHaney [MA/67] Feb. 28, 2018*

James E. Dexter [BSc (Hons)/69, MSc/71, PhD/74] Mar. 21, 2018*

Murray R. Dickson [BSc/66, CA/70] Jan. 14, 2018

Patrick Dillistone [BSc/60] Mar. 27, 2018*

Jack P. Drapack [BA/62, LLB/69] Apr. 4, 2018*

John Driedger [BA/68] Feb. 22, 2018

John G. Dyck [BA/68, BEd/69] Jan. 26, 2018

Marco M. “Mickey” Furlan [BA/68] Jan. 29, 2018

K. Laverne (Stewart) G’froerer [BA/67, CertEd/68] Mar. 26, 2018*

Theodore A. “Ted” Galay [BA/62, CertEd/63, BA (Hons)/66, MA/68] Feb. 28, 2018*

Emil A. Gillies [BFA/64] Mar. 16, 2018*

Richard D. Gurevich [BSc (EE)/68] Jan. 11, 2018

Thomas G. Hague [BA/69, LLB/73] Mar. 28, 2018*

J. Rae Hamilton [BSA/60] Feb. 3, 2018

Robert L. “Bob” Hamm [BSA/63] Jan. 20, 2018

Paul F. Havixbeck [BSc/66, CertEd/67, BEd/70] Feb. 13, 2018

F. Holly (Kent) Hermiston [CertEd/60] Feb. 21, 2018

Patricia G. Heuchert [BA/68] Jan. 13, 2018

James A. Horne [BA/69, LLB/72] Mar. 16, 2018*

Edward M. “Ted” Keating [BSc/69, CertEd/69, MEd/77] Feb. 27, 2018*

Wally D. Kowalski [BSA/66] Mar. 14, 2018*

Wilhelm J. “Bill” Kreyes [DipPsych/61, MSc/66] Jan. 18, 2018

Alfred H. Kroeker [BA/62, BEd/65] Feb. 7, 2018

Lew-King Li [MSc/65, PhD/68] Jan. 31, 2018*

Anne M. (Anderson) MacIsaac [BA/60, CertEd/64] Jan. 1, 2018

P. Dale Magnus [CA/65] Mar. 14, 2018*

Zoran Maksimovich [BSc/68] Jan. 6, 2018

William J. “Jim” McKnight [BSA/62] Feb. 2, 2018

Ethel E. Miller [BA/66] Feb. 8, 2018

James G. Nielsen [BSA/66, MSc/72] Mar. 10, 2018*

Gregory A. Pattenden [BA/68] Jan. 27, 2018

Joan (Donald) Pitcairn [BA/63, BEd/75] Jan. 29, 2018

Janet A. (McNeil) Shortland [CertNurs (T&S)/66, BN/68] Jan. 22, 2018

Margaret R. (Davis) Speirs [BA/63, BSW/64] Apr. 11, 2018*

Ted W. Stoyko [BPed/69, BEd/71, BA/71] Mar. 14, 2018*

Marvis C. Tutiah [BA/61, CertEd/62, MA/67] Feb. 18, 2018

Cornelis “Kees” Vogel [MSc/63] Feb. 24, 2018*

David T.P. Weaver [BSc (Pharm)/67] Jan. 25, 2018

John A. Wilcox [BComm/63] Jan. 13, 2018

Donald F. Wright [BSc (ME)/67] Jan. 17, 2018

Donald M. Young [CA/63] Mar. 10, 2018*

1970s

Elinor T. (Sigvaldason) Bailey [BA/79, BEd/82] Feb. 3, 2018

Steven L. Banera [BEd/76] Feb. 25, 2018

Sheila A. (McCready) Bates [BA/73, BEd/73, MEd/81] Feb. 22, 2018*

Rene J.L. Beaulieu [B es A/75] Mar. 11, 2018*

Lenore D. Berscheid [BA/75, MEd/91] Mar. 22, 2018*

Ruth E. (McPail) Cockburn [AssocEd/71, BEd/86] Feb. 25, 2018*

Robert N. “Bob” Cole [CertBusM/70] Jan. 8, 2018

Winnifred J. “June” (Bunn) Cook [BEd/76] Jan. 13, 2018*

Enid R. (Swift) Dawson [BA/73] Jan. 21, 2018

Denis M. Desrosiers [BA/73] Jan. 17, 2018

J. Pat Frazer [BSA/70] Feb. 1, 2018

Marjorie L. Goodwin [MEd/76] Feb. 18, 2018*

Wayne R. Hurley [BSc (CE)/78] Mar. 26, 2018*

David G. Ibbott [BSc (Hons)/71, MSc/72] Mar. 21, 2018*

A. Eric Joseph [BSc/74, CA/84] Mar. 13, 2018*

Gilles J. Joubert [B es A/72, CertEd/73] Mar. 9, 2018*

Arthur N. Kempan [BSc (ME)/73] Jan. 16, 2018

John Kimpinski [BComm (Hons)/73] Feb. 8, 2018

Harvey C. Korman [LLB/71] Mar. 3, 2018*

Miklas I.P. Kovacs [PhD/74] Jan. 3, 2018

Marilyn A. Kowalchuk [BSc/78, BSc (ME)/83] Mar. 14, 2018*

Harry Kravec [BSc/72, CertEd/76] Mar. 30, 2018*

Moe Lerner [MD/77] Jan. 9, 2018

Caren A. (Bass) McCracken [BA/75] Mar. 28, 2018*

Elizabeth H. (Lord) McGuire [BSc/70, BEd/94, PB DipEd/08] Mar. 12, 2018*

Mary E. “Mary-Liz” (Corden) Miazga [BA/70] Jan. 10, 2018

Joyce J. Millard [BA/75] Jan. 22, 2018

Clemens H. Moche [BSc (CE)/70] Feb. 17, 2018

Leta K. (Bell) Noakes [BA/78] Mar. 24, 2018*

Floyd A. Nowatzki [BSc (Pharm)/73] Jan. 22, 2018

Bill Y. Ong [BSc (Med)/74, MD/74] Mar. 6, 2018*

Hartmut O. Oppermann [BEd/77] Feb. 27, 2018

William G. “Bill” Paterson [DipAgric/71] Feb. 10, 2018

John G. Radcliffe [BA (Hons)/75] Mar. 13, 2018*

Lytton W. Smith [MD/70] Feb. 18, 2018

Stephen W. Stepien [BA/72] Feb. 27, 2018

Frederick E. Stock [CertBusM/71] Jan. 6, 2018

Marcia (Mallin) Stronger [BN/73] Mar. 14, 2018*

Gregory J. Welch [LLB/73] Mar. 19, 2018*

George Zahirney [BPed/75] Feb. 25, 2018*

1980s

Anne B. Berard [BA/83] Feb. 28, 2018*

Helen I. Blonski [LLB/85] Apr. 5, 2018*

Douglas W.P. Bogaski [BFA (Hons)/82] Mar. 2, 2018*

Garth W.A. Brown [BSc/80, MSc/84] Jan. 15, 2018

Linda M.A. (Hard) Butler [BEd/87] Mar. 12, 2018*

Bertram O. Dijeh [BEd/86, MEd/91, BSc (EE)/93] Jan. 25, 2018

John Dilallo [CertBusM/85] Feb. 1, 2018

Francine R. Fogel [BComm (Hons)/81] Jan. 12, 2018

Gail S. (Saunders) Glowachuk [BEd/88] Jan. 29, 2018

Erma J. (Hardy) Grandmaison [BN/85] Jan. 26, 2018

Shirley J. (Polowski) Halayda [BEd/86, PB DipEd/11] Feb. 6, 2018

Nadia (Dubik) Hawryshkewich [BEd/80] Jan. 10, 2018

Donna J. Hutchinson [ExtEd/94] Apr. 2, 2018*

Pablo R. Jajalla [BEd/82] Feb. 28, 2018*

Barry J.J. Kuly [BEd/80] Feb. 13, 2018

Edward H. “Ted” Mackereth [ExtEd/88] Feb. 14, 2018

Tona R.C. (Sims) Maley [BA/83] 2018*

Gwendolyn D. (Kirkness) Merrick [MEd/89] Feb. 14, 2018

Angela P.T. Moodie [BA/85] Mar. 12, 2018*

Elden G. Plett [BSc (EE)/89] Feb. 1, 2018

Danny H. Robinson [BSc (EE)/86, MSc/93] Feb. 26, 2018*

Alan M. Sauvé [BComm (Hons)/88] Mar. 1, 2018*

Blair M. Simpson [BFA/87] Feb. 2, 2018

Ronald B. Thorne-Finch [BA/80, MA/84, MSW/90] Jan. 17, 2018

1990s

Leslie K. Brown [ExtEd/94] Feb. 15, 2018

Dumitru “Dan” Constantinescu [MSc/94] Mar. 21, 2018*

Ron A. Flower [ExtEd/93] Jan. 2, 2018

Nigel Fortlage [ExtEd/97] Feb. 10, 2018

Scott W.A. Hebert [BPE/91] Mar. 17, 2018*

Douglas S. “Steve” Livingston [DipAgric/96] Jan. 28, 2018

Gail P. (Inman) Overgaard [ExtEd/91] 2018

Edward H. Ploszay [ExtEd/94] Mar. 18, 2018*

Thomas P. Priestley [BSA/97] Jan. 12, 2018

Nancelyn Ross [PB CertEd/91] Apr. 8, 2018*

Henry “Hank” Shlosser [ExtEd/91] Feb. 13, 2018

Choo H. Toh [PB CertEd/91] Mar. 19, 2018*

Darryl A. Torchia [BA/93, MA/97] Feb. 27, 2018

Edith R. Young [ExtEd/95] Feb. 16, 2018

2000s

Monique S. Couture [BEd/01, BMus/01] Feb. 19, 2018

Lovepreet Dhunna [BComm (Hons)/08] Jan. 16, 2018

Jocelyn S. Drever [BA/07] Jan. 29, 2018

Connie (Seymour) Gleich [ExtEd/00] Jan. 15, 2018

Geraldine A.M. (Buhr) Keith [BEd/01, PB DipEd/06] Jan. 15, 2018

Robert “Bob” Remillard [ExtEd/09] Feb. 10, 2018*

Karalyn C.A. Wareing [BA/09] Mar. 15, 2018*

2010s

Michelle A. Bailes [MD/10] Mar. 17, 2018*

Sherry L. (Ward) Peden [PhD/11] Jan. 8, 2018

Tracey D. Winthrop-Meyers [ExtEd/13] Feb. 14, 2018

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