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Memorable Manitobans: John Allison Bartley (1929-2006)

Farmer, municipal official.

Born at Roland on 4 June 1929, he lived and farmed most of his life there. He was elected a municipal councillor in 1980 and served for 12 years. During his time as a Reeve (1983-1995), he was a board member for the Carman Health District. He was icemaker and life member of the Roland Curling Club, first President of the Roland Golf Club (1977), and a member of the Roland United Church. He died at Roland on 12 June 2006 and was buried in the Fairview Cemetery.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 14 June 2006.

John Allison Bartley, Billion Graves.

This page was prepared by John Redekopp.

Page revised: 25 January 2017

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