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Memorable Manitobans: Ralph Murray Pearce (?-2002)

Policeman, school trustee.

Born and raised in Fort Garry, he was a policeman with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Canadian Pacific Railway, and City of Winnipeg until retirement in 1991. He was a school trustee in Ward 2 for 15 years and served as school board chairman, and chairman of numerous board committees. He was also a former Director and President of the Westridge Community Centre, Director and Vice-President of the Greater Winnipeg Minor Hockey Association, and a former Director of the Manitoba Amateur Hockey Association. He died at Winnipeg on 4 August 2002.


Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 8 August 2002.

“They will never be forgotten” by Kevin Rollason, Winnipeg Free Press, 31 December 2002, page A8.

This page was prepared by Ian Stewart.

Page revised: 26 December 2016

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