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Memorable Manitobans: 2005

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The following Memorable Manitobans died in 2005:

John Acthim (1925-2005)

James McKenzie “Jim” Adams (1923-2005)

George Galt Aldous (1920-2005)

Roland Yves Allard (1927-2005)

Sharon Evelyn Migel Allen (1950-2005)

Gerald Smedley “Gerry” Andrews (1903-2005)

Adam Joel Anhang (1973-2005)

John William “Bill” Arbuthnot (1917-2005)

Alfred Edwin “Eddy” Arnold (1898-2005)

June Irene Baker Bagley (1928-2005)

Nancy Louise Barbour (c1951-2005)

James Henry “Jim” Barker (1930-2005)

Edward Victor “Ed” Barnes (1947-2005)

John David Bartlette (1946-2005)

Bertha Baumann (1916-2005)

Mary Elizabeth Bayer (1925-2005)

Ruben C. Bellan (1918-2005)

Elizabeth Irene Bennett (1946-2005)

Edmund Grindlay Berry (1915-2005)

Wilfred Gordon “Bill” Bigelow (1913-2005)

Kasimir Bileski (1908-2005)

Richard Derek “Rick” Blight (1955-2005)

James Charles Gram “Jim” Blom (1935-2005)

Alan Edward “Al” Boitson (1939-2005)

Antonio “Tony” Boustcha (1938-2005)

John Alexander Bovey (1934-2005)

John Maxwell “Jack” Bowman (1925-2005)

Albert Benjamin Boxer (1918-2005)

Robert William “Robbie” Brass (1951-2005)

William Godfrey “Bill” Brigden (1916-2005)

Albert Leo “Ab” Bruce (1932-2005)

David Moses Bruser (1911-2005)

Harold Edward Buchanan (1923-2005)

Kenneth John Burgess (1928-2005)

Alastair Graham Walter Cameron (1925-2005)

Kenneth Donald Carels (1938-2005)

Morris “Moe” Cartman (1930-2005)

Brian Charles Cavanagh (1930-2005)

Georgina Ann Charter [Medicine Wolf Woman] (1946-2005)

Peter Chenkie (1929-2005)

Blazej Chocholacek (1928-2005)

Robert Addison “Bob” Clement (1911-2005)

Michael Bruce Coates (1965-2005)

James Ian “Jim” Coghill (1935-2005)

Morley Cohen (1923-2005)

Myrtle Rietta Conway (1908-2005)

Lillian “Jimmy” Coo (1914-2005)

James Arthur “Art” Coulter (1916-2005)

John McCreary Coyne (1920-2005)

Anne Bogdonov Davis (1914-2005)

George Gaaije de Jonge (1919-2005)

John Everett “Chicken Jack” Denbow (1947-2005)

Charles Ernest Dojack (1918-2005)

Diane Mary Dowling (1933-2005)

William W. “Bill” Draper (1933-2005)

Leonard Asher Easton (1941-2005)

Magnus Eliason (1911-2005)

Wasyly Fedak (1909-2005)

Charles Walter “Charlie” Ferrier (1917-2005)

Raymond Victor “Ray” Fetterly (1929-2005)

Lloyd George Fines (1918-2005)

Lorne Arnott Finkbeiner (1922-2005)

Roy Lawrence Flanigan (1905-2005)

Marvin Henry Francis (1955-2005)

Harry Freedman (1922-2005)

Richard Matthew “Matt” Frost (1972-2005)

Lockhart Ross Fulton (1917-2005)

Aimé Gauthier (1926-2005)

Larry Joseph Geller (1937-2005)

Norman Sidney Goltsman (1933-2005)

Ernest George Goodwin (1913-2005)

Theodore “Ted” Gordienko (1922-2005)

Kenneth Alvin “Ken” Grove (1939-2005)

Daniel “Danny” Gutkin (1916-2005)

Evelyn Beatrice Halsall (1919-2005)

Jean Lucille Hannah (1925-2005)

Emmett Ronald Hannibal (1944-2005)

Hilton Clarence Harper (1914-2005)

Betty J. Havens (1936-2005)

Denis William Hayes (1925-2005)

Gerald Alfred John “Jerry” Hemsworth (1911-2005)

Vern Hildahl (1917-2005)

Dmytro W. “Dan” Hnatiuk (1912-2005)

Yuriy “George” Holowka (1941-2005)

Walter Albert “Wally” Hooper (1930-2005)

William Raymond “Ray” Hooper (1920-2005)

Alan Grant Howison (1932-2005)

Peter Michael Jackin (1926-2005)

Alistair Haldane Jakeman (1926-2005)

Somer Oscar James (1921-2005)

Jacob H. Janzen (1931-2005)

Gordon Ellwood Johnston (1920-2005)

Harlo Lloyd Jones (1923-2005)

James Don Jones (1925-2005)

Warner Herbert Jorgenson (1918-2005)

Stan Kaskiw (1934-2005)

John George Keil (1917-2005)

Nancy Bisset Kennedy (1912-2005)

Janet Isabelle Ketchen (1915-2005)

Thomas John Killbery (1912-2005)

David Bruce Kitching (1957-2005)

Joseph William “Joe” Konkin (1925-2005)

Valentine “Val” Kovachik (1933-2005)

Elaine Gloria Kowalsky (1948-2005)

Leo Friman Kristjanson (1932-2005)

Mary Sportak Kuzyk (1924-2005)

Gertrude Mary A. Laing (1905-2005)

Allan David Langlois (1915-2005)

Howard Bruce Law (1934-2005)

Sydney Alexander “Syd” Lecker (?-2005)

Hung Yuen Lee (1913-2005)

Lorne Arthur Leech (1927-2005)

Marcien “Mars” Lemay (1926-2005)

Duncan Craig Lennox (1914-2005)

Mervyn “Mickey” Levine (c1920-2005)

Ronald Joseph “Ron” Long (1931-2005)

Myrtle Moore Lorimer (1912-2005)

Anne Marguerite “Annie” Loutit (1906-2005)

Raymond Young Lowe (1913-2005)

Kenneth L. MacCharles (1928-2005)

Isabelle Betsy Smith MacDonald (1906-2005)

Cora Isabella Mackay (1930-2005)

Marion Cathie Mactaggart (1914-2005)

Edward Marshall Maguire (1915-2005)

Claude Bruce Main (1914-2005)

Michael Maksymyk (1935-2005)

Marguerite Rose Amy Manning-Caron (1923-2005)

John Marlyn (1912-2005)

John Matas (1909-2005)

William James Mayer-Oakes (1923-2005)

Richard Wesley “Wes” McAmmond (1910-2005)

Frances Virginia McColl (1916-2005)

Bruce Phipps McDonald (1918-2005)

Julia Catherine McDonald (1902-2005)

Robert Lloyd “Frenchy” McDonald (1911-2005)

Daniel Erskine McIvor (1911-2005)

Eva McKay (1920-2005)

Madeline McKittrick [Sister Edith Patricia] (1914-2005)

Nicholas Melnychuk (1929-2005)

David Richard “Dick” Metcalfe (1923-2005)

Carole Georgina Miles (1947-2005)

Mary Amanda Mindess (1924-2005)

Lisa Marie Mitchell (1976-2005)

Carl Arnold Lawrence Morberg (1936-2005)

Peigi “Faye” Morgan-Hayes (1928-2005)

Walter Kenneth Morris (1933-2005)

Douglas Thomas Muirhead (1922-2005)

Gerald Ronnie Muswagon (1963-2005)

John W. “Jack” Neilson (1918-2005)

Douglas Raymond “Doug” Nepinak (1960-2005)

Zenowiy Hryhoriy “Zeny” Nykolyshyn (1935-2005)

Patrick Dennis “Paddy” O’Connell (1944-2005)

Harry Olensky (1923-2005)

Jessie Ostaff (1915-2005)

Jewel Mary Theresa Victoria “Dulie” O’Sullivan (1914-2005)

Mary P. Kolodzinski Paley (1917-2005)

Benoit Paris (1913-2005)

Dwight Parkinson (1916-2005)

Elizabeth “Libby” Parkinson (1921-2005)

Kerry Maxwell Pearlman (1957-2005)

Roy Petty (1931-2005)

Garth Fenton Pickell (1918-2005)

John Edward Pullen (1926-2005)

Harold Gilbert “Hal” Pullin (1919-2005)

Mary Wikien Pungente (1910-2005)

Sheila Smith Quinton (1927-2005)

Anne Evangeline Rand (1920-2005)

Josef Randa (1933-2005)

David Emmett Lorne Ranson (1923-2005)

George Albert Reynolds (1917-2005)

Gary Robert Richardson (1950-2005)

Sebastian Berger Rieger (1910-2005)

George Douglas “Doug” Ruttan (1913-2005)

Albert St. Hilaire (1924-2005)

Thomas Saunders (1909-2005)

Otto Arnold Schmidt (1918-2005)

Charles Walter “Charlie” Scott (1937-2005)

Donald Bruce Sealey (1929-2005)

Roy Sellors (1913-2005)

Alexandre Dimitri “Alex” Shibicky (1914-2005)

Erika “Katy” Simons (1911-2005)

Robert Gordon Smellie (1923-2005)

William Thomas “Bill” Snowdon (1916-2005)

Frederick George “Fred” Stambrook (1929-2005)

Helen Estelle Katz Steinkopf (1918-2005)

Lawrence John “Lawrie” Stephen (1928-2005)

William Gerhardt “Bill” Storsley (1915-2005)

Harold St. George Stubbs (1912-2005)

Hermanus Pieter Gerardus “Harry” Sulkers (1920-2005)

Clarence O. “Clancy” Sveinson (1931-2005)

Eugene Louis “Gene” Telpner (1920-2005)

Gerard Louis Tetrault (1924-2005)

John Andrew “Jack” Thompson (1919-2005)

Allan MacDonald Torrie (1922-2005)

Yoshikazu “Joe” Tsukamoto (1925-2005)

Ross Holtby “Hope” Turner (1911-2005)

Florence Marion Vaisey-Genser (1929-2005)

Johannes “John” Verhappen (1917-2005)

Evelyn Alma Vivian (1925-2005)

Grace Darling Cormode Watson (1910-2005)

Wilma Carolyn Weekes (1949-2005)

Geraldine Joyce “Geri” Weir (1938-2005)

Lorne Robert Weir (1938-2005)

David Solomon Weiss (1913-2005)

Bernelda Wheeler (1937-2005)

Frederick Ray Whiteway (1947-2005)

Lawrence Layard Whytehead (1914-2005)

Gordon Henry Wiebe (1928-2005)

Ruth Susan Lorraine Winkler (1909-2005)

William Jardine “Bill” Woodrow (1910-2005)

Charles James Woodsworth (1909-2005)

Campbell Greenway Wright (1960-2005)

Scott Alexander Young (1918-2005)

Daniel Edward “Danny” Zahari (1963-2005)

Olena Ziombra (1930-2005)

Peter Zurvel (1921-2005)

If you know a noteworthy Manitoban who died in 2005, whose biography should be added to the Memorable Manitobans collection, please submit their information here. Criteria for inclusion in the collection are given here.

Sources:

“They left huge legacies” by Kevin Rollason, Winnipeg Free Press, 2 January 2006, page B5.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 11 November 2022

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