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Memorable Manitobans: Lorraine Evelyn Henley (1944-2018)


Born at Fork River on 23 June 1944, daughter of Robert and Gladys Rowe, she completed her education in Winnipeg and began a career in education as a resource teacher at R. H. G. Bonnycastle School (circa 1979). She was later a Vice-Principal of General Byng School (1991-1992), Principal of Oakenwald School (circa 1995), and Assistant Superintendent of Pembina Trails School Division. On 17 December 1977, she married Thomas Henley at Neepawa and they had three daughters. She retired to Vancouver Island in 2016 and died at Courtenay, British Columbia on 18 October 2018.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 20 October 2018.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 October 2018

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