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Memorable Manitobans: William Henry “Bill” Critchlow (1931-2015)

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Bill Critchlow
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Businessman, community activist.

Born on 31 March 1931, son of George Critchlow and Jenny Smith, he ran a trucking company at Melita. In September 1972, he joined the Antler River Historical Society, which operates the Antler River Museum, and was its President for 25 years. He also served on the Melita town council. He died at Melita on 4 January 2015 and was buried in the Melita Cemetery.

Sources:

Obituary, Redpath Funeral Home.

We thank Bill Warren for providing additional information used here.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 February 2015

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