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Memorable Manitobans: Kathleen Wocks (?-1967)

Community activist.

Born in Ireland, she came to Canada in 1912 and lived in Manitoba for the rest of her life. She was a life member of the Retail Merchants Association of Canada, president of the North Centre Progressive Conservative Association, and Manitoba Progressive Conservative Association. In 1957 she received the Manitoba Order of the Buffalo Hunt. She died at Petersfield, Manitoba on 25 June 1967 and was buried in Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Sources:

Obituary, Winnipeg Free Press, 27 June 1967, page 32.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 February 2011

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