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Born: Oct 06, 1922

Date of Passing: Dec 07, 2019

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October 6, 1922 - December 7, 2019

With heavy hearts and great love we share that Cordelia (Cora) Elizabeth Nelson, nee Boutang, peacefully slipped into heaven, December 7, 2019.
Cora, Coq, Mom, Aunty, Tante, Granny, Great-Grandma (GG), lived a long and well-loved life. She was the last of her family's generation. Raised in Vassar, Manitoba, Cora was predeceased by her parents, Stephen and Elizabeth Boutang, husband Edward Nelson, 16 siblings, and grandson Sean Buchanan.
A treasured memory for her huge family; daughter Lana (Glen), son Myles (Sue); grandchildren, Kelly (Jason), Courtney (Scott), Sean (Kathy); soon to be 10 great-grands, and 50 plus nieces and nephews.
Much love to her friends and staff at East Park Lodge.
Heartfelt thanks to doctors and staff at Seven Oaks Hospital.
Memorial Mass will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 11, 2019, at St. Joseph the Worker Church, 505 Brewster Street, Winnipeg, MB. Luncheon gathering to follow, at the church.


As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Dec 10, 2019

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • You are in our thoughts and prayers. You were blessed with a wonderful mother. May your memories comfort you. - Posted by: Al and Diane watt (Friends) on: Dec 11, 2019

  • Thoughts and prayers. Hugs to Sue and Myles. Cherish the memories. - Posted by: Kimberley Porte (Friend ) on: Dec 10, 2019

  • Sending our love and support in the passing of your much loved mum, will be thinking of you all tomorrow, wish I could be there. - Posted by: Roger & Debby Tizzard (Good Friends) on: Dec 10, 2019

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