Memorable Manitobans: George W. P. Heffelfinger (?-1970)
Businessman, community activist.
Active in the grain industry of Winnipeg, he served as Vice-President of the Northern Elevator Company (c1929), President of National Grain Company Limited, and President of the Winnipeg Grain Exchange (1963-1964). Active with several local institutions, he was a member of the Board of the Winnipeg General Hospital, Ducks Unlimited, and Pacific Elevator Limited. He retired in 1959 and died at Minneapolis, Minnesota on 6 October 1970.
Father of George W. P. Heffelfinger.
Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 9 October 1970, page 28.
This page was prepared by Kris Keen and Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 15 November 2019
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