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Memorable Manitobans: Vivian Doris Glass (1920-2009)


Born at Boissevain on 1 February 1920, daughter of Percy and Nora Glass, she attended Boissevain School then attended the Central Normal School in Winnipeg, receiving a teacher’s certificate in 1940. She taught successively at Langvale School (1940-1941), Rathwell School (1941-1942), Victory School (1944-1947), and Pine Falls School (1947-1959). She returned to Winnipeg in 1959, teaching in the St. James School Division at Woodhaven School (1959-1965), Bannatyne School, Arthur Oliver School, and Allard School. She died at Winnipeg, unmarried, on 27 December 2009.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 6 January 2010.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 1 March 2015

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