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Candle image from Wikimedia.

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In Memoriam: 2018

December 20, 2018 — 

We remember here some of those with connections to the University of Manitoba community who are no longer with us, and offer our condolences to their families and friends.

Sonja I. Bata [LLD (Hons)/99], entrepreneur and philanthropist, Feb. 20, 2018

Robert A. “Bob” Bird [BSc (CE)/48], construction magnate, Sept. 11, 2018  

Carmen Campagne [B en Ed/89], francophone children’s entertainer, July 4, 2018  

Saul M. Cherniack [LLB/39], lawyer and politician, Mar. 30, 2018 

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

Edward D. Evanko [BA/59], singer, actor, and Ukrainian priest, Nov. 18, 2018 

Douglas D. Everett [LLB/51, LLD (Hons)/2017], entrepreneur and Senator, Mar. 27, 2018 

Carol A. (King) Ferguson [BScHEc/59], food writer and editor, June 30, 2018  

Philip G. Hultin, chemistry professor, Aug. 15, 2018

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

Edith Linklater [BA/07, ExtEd/08, PB DipEd/18], education advocate, Sept. 8, 2018 

Sam Loschiavo [BSc/46, MSc/50, PhD/64], insect biologist and community supporter, Apr. 9, 2018 

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

Charles O. “Chuck” Meighen [BA/64, LLB/67], Brandon lawyer and community volunteer, June 21, 2018

Roland Penner [BA/49, LLB/61], former attorney-general, professor, and dean, May 31, 2018

Douglas J. Rain [BA/50], Shakespearean actor, narrator, Nov. 11, 2018

Clayton H. Riddell [BSc (Hons)/59, DSc (Hons)/04], geologist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist, Sept. 16, 2018 

Derek Riley [BComm/43, CA/49, LLD (Hons)/2017], Olympic rower, business leader, and philanthropist, May 6, 2018

Walter Saltzberg [BSc (CE)/57], Holocaust survivor and civil engineer, Mar. 8, 2018 

Jennifer M. (Walker) Shay [MSc/59, PhD/66], ecologist and professor, May 7, 2018  

Grant Sinclair [BComm/58], human rights lawyer, July 26, 2018 

Jack J. Sures [BFA/57], sculptor and professor, May 12, 2018 

John R. Walker [BA (Hons)/72, MA/75, PhD/80], clinical psychologist and professor, Dec. 14, 2018 


To view names of alumni from the University of Manitoba who are no longer with us, please visit UM Today the Magazine’s In Memoriam page.

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