Memorable Manitobans: Vernon Russell Falloon (1917-1966)
Farmer, municipal official.
Born on a farm near Foxwarren on 5 April 1917, son of Arthur Falloon (1883-1945) and Edna Gertrude Cline (1894-1919), he operated the family farm until his death. He was a director of United Grain Growers and was associated wit the Canadian Federation of Agriculture. He was Vice-Chairman of the Manitoba Crop Insurance Corporation since its inception, and was Reeve of the Rural Municipality of Ellice (1960-1966). He was President of the Manitoba Shorthorn Club and Manitoba Cattle Breeders, and a director of the Canadian Shorthorn Breeders. He was a member of the Foxwarren United Church and Foxwarren IOOF Lodge. He died at the Winnipeg General Hospital on 17 January 1966 and was buried in the Zion United Cemetery.
Marriage registration [Arthur Falloon, Edna Gertrude Cline], Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Birth registration, Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Death registrations [Edna Gertrude Falloon, Arthur Falloon], Manitoba Vital Statistics.
Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 24 January 1966.
Obituaries and burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 14 April 2022