Memorable Manitobans: Gerald A. Libling (1930-2008)
Born in Winnipeg on 30 December 1930, son of William and Betty Libling, he graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Manitoba at the age of 21. In 1954, he founded the architectural firm of Libling Michener in partnership with Mel Michener. He was well known for his work throughout Canada and the United States. He retired to Phoenix, Arizona in 1992, where he died on 18 March 2008.
Some of his architectural works in Manitoba:
“Go ahead signal for Civic Centre,” Winnipeg Free Press, 28 October 1964, page 52.
Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 22 March 2008.
“Manitobans’ Legacy a Better Province,” Winnipeg Free Press, 4 January 2009, page B2.
We thank Nathan Kramer for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 14 October 2017
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