Charles Rubin edited 1The Honourable Charles N. Rubin passed away peacefully on July 31, 2022, at the Riverview Health Centre in Winnipeg, surrounded by his family, at the age of 89. 


Garfinkel Merle edited 1Merle Rochelle Garfinkel (née Vinsky) passed away peacefully and surrounded by family on Friday, August 26th, 2022, after a brief but difficult battle with lung cancer.

DR. SIDNEY L. NELKO April 19, 1931 – August 5, 2022

Nelko Sid edited 2Devoted husband, loving father, distinguished family practitioner/surgeon, and one of the founding doctors of Seven Oaks General Hospital, passed away in Winnipeg at the age of 91 on August 5, 2022.


kravetsky edited 1On Friday, August 12, 2022, Lorne Kravetsky, a wonderful husband and caring friend, passed away suddenly at the age of 52.


Hannah Brass edited 1It is with profound sadness that we announce the untimely passing of Hannah (Honey) Brass on July 28, 2022, after a short, bravely fought illness. Hannah was the daughter of the late Freda and Israel (Issie) Brass of Winnipeg, and sister to Alan Brass (Marion Silver), aunt to Lawrence, Rafi (Lee Reichman), and Shira (David Plotkin), and great aunt to Ruben Israel and Lewis Paul, all of Ottawa.


Levy Lea edited 1Lea died peacefully on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. Beloved mother of Debbie Estein (Irving), Danielle MacDougall (Dave), and Richard Levy (Carla). Cherished grandmother of Orly, Roni (Michelle), Lauren, David (Heather), and Aria. Proud great-grandmother of Madison, Miriam, Gabrielle, Saully, Laila, and Adam. Predeceased by her loving siblings Haim Simcha and Bracha Grisaru.

CHANA KEMPNER STERN (Z’L) Feb 15, 1928 - Jun 16, 2022

Stern Chana edited 1It brings great sadness to announce the passing of Chana Kempner Stern (Z’L) who was the beloved wife of Max Stern who pre-deceased her. She leaves to mourn her step-son, David Stern, as well as many cousins and friends in Canada, Israel and US. Chana died in Winnipeg on June 16, 2022, and was buried in Israel on June 29, 2022.


Settler Francis edited 1Frances was a wonderful person. She excelled as a mother and left a wonderful legacy for all who knew her and loved her. Her homes were teeming with all variety of books, classical music, opera, and most loved Broadway shows.


Goldenstein Carol edited 1Carol Rachael Goldenstein, nee Schwartz, passed suddenly in her home in Edmonton, Alberta, on June 30, 2022. Carol is survived by her devoted husband George Goldenstein, her loving children, son Michael Baron (Donata) of Edmonton, Alberta, daughter Lisa Brodsky (David) of Minneapolis, Minnesota, daughter Jennifer Joseph of Los Angeles, California, adored grandsons Ryan, Dylan (Kelly), Sean (Geraldine) and Zachary, sister Esther Cybulsky of North Carolina, sisters-in-law and many nephews and nieces in Thunder Bay, the USA and France. 


Chochinov Shirley edited 1It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Shirley Chochinov on July 2nd, 2022.

Shirley was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Florence Wolodarsky, siblings Doris (Fred) Lacovetsky, Jack (Shirley) Wolodarsky, Marilyn (Martin) Levitt, brothers-in-law Larry Usiskin, Sid Bagel, and Norman Chochinov, sister-in-law Claire (Harold) Shukster, and beloved daughter Ellen Chochinov.

MARTIN BRICKER August 12, 1953 – June 26, 2022

Bricker Martin edited 1It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband and father Martin on June 26, 2022.

Martin was born in Winnipeg, a son to Lucille (Binder) and Irving Bricker.


Riesenbach Ruth edited 1It is with great sadness that the family of Ruth Riesenbach, age 89, announces her passing on June 25, 2022. Ruth was predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph (Joe) on April 25, 2013.


Rita Vine edited 1After a life long lived, it is with loving memories and sad hearts we announce the passing of Rita Vine on June 23, 2022 at the age of 91.


Sonya Yaffe edited 1On July 4th, 2022, our beloved mother, Sonya Yaffe (nee Nelko) passed away peacefully from natural causes. She had reached a wonderful age of 96.


Aron Lieberman edited 1It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Aron Lieberman on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at the age of 99 years.