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Memorable Manitobans: Edward “Eddie” Shindleman (1920-1998)

Community activist.

Born at Winnipeg on 4 June 1920, son of Sarah Galsky, he married Claire Abells (?-2019) and they moved to Portage la Prairie where they had three sons. He died on 19 September 1998 and was buried in the Shaarey Zedek Cemetery.

See also:

Historic Sites of Manitoba: Edward Shindleman Park (Park Place West, Winnipeg)


Birth registration [Edile Schindelman], Manitoba Vital Statistics.

Obituary [Claire Abells Shindleman], Winnipeg Free Press, 7 December 2019.

Edward Shindleman, Chesed Shel Emes.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 16 November 2020

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