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Memorable Manitobans: Joseph Edmond Brodeur (c1899-1988)

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Joseph Edmond Brodeur
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Businessman, municipal official, MLA (1950-1953), MLA (1954-1957).

He ran an insurance agency from 1928 to 1977 and, in 1933, he and his brother Henri established the Brodeur Frere Garage. For 42 years he was secretary-treasurer of the Rural Municipality of Ritchot. He was elected to the Manitoba Legislature representing the LaVerendrye constituency at a by-election in January 1952. He was re-elected at the 1953 general election. He died at Winnipeg on 19 May 1988 and was buried in the St. Adolphe Catholic Cemetery.


The Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1956.

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 22 May 1988, page 23.

Members of the Legislative Assembly (Deceased), Legislative Assembly of Manitoba.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 31 July 2019

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