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Date of Passing: Apr 02, 2020

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Peacefully at St. Boniface Hospital on April 2, 2020, Lorne passed away at the age of 77.
Lorne will be lovingly missed by his wife Georgette, of 53 years; his daughter, Lori (Mike); grandchildren, Nathan, Teaghan (Drake); great-grandchild Raelyn; and grandchild Jenna; brother Bob (Pamela); niece Layla; and nephew Parker (Connor); sister-in-law Cecile (Ray); niece Debbie (Rob); great-niece Kyla; aunts, uncles and numerous cousins. He was predeceased by his parents, in-laws and our daughter Cheryl.
Lorne was employed with the Province of Manitoba for 42 years and retired in 2003 as a Purchasing Agent. Lorne enjoyed all sports, but his favourite was golfing at Rossmere Country Club.
Lorne enjoyed life and vacationing in Puerto Vallarta, where numerous friends were made and will be missed by all.
Thank you to all doctors, nurses and aides at Grace, Seven Oaks, and St. Boniface Hospitals. Also thank you to Maples Personal Care Home for the love and care Lorne was given during his time with you.
No funeral services will be held due to the crisis at this time.
A donation to a charitable organization of your choice may be made in his memory.

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Apr 11, 2020

Condolences & Memories (14 entries)

  • Our sincere condolences, Georgette, Lori & family. You are in our hearts & thoughts. - Posted by: Cheryl & John Shields (Friends) on: Apr 17, 2020

  • So very sorry to hear about Lorne. I just found out. We wish you and your family peace and comfort now that he's at rest. Please take care. Love Theresa and Howard - Posted by: Theresa (Mercier) McAfee (Cousin to Georgette) on: Apr 14, 2020

  • Our condolences to Georgette & family on the loss of Lorne. We have fond memories of Lorne & Georgette in PV, Mexico. Always a good time. He was a kind & wonderful friend. Bob & Shirley - Posted by: Bob & Shirley Wasyluk (Friend) on: Apr 13, 2020

  • Our deepest sympathy to Georgette and family with the passing of Lorne. We remember the winters in Puerto Vallarta where the laughs were many and the times good. May the memories help to carry you through this difficult time. - Posted by: George & Joanne Roberton (Friends) on: Apr 13, 2020

  • My deepest sympathies to you Georgette on the loss of your dear husband Lorne. May he now Rest In Peace. Adeline - Posted by: Adeline Kopp (Friend) on: Apr 12, 2020

  • Georgette, Lori/Mike, Bob/Pam and families, so very sorry for your loss. Georgette I remember you as my cousin Lornie’s beautiful young bride 53 years ago. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Cousin Beverley, Calgary - Posted by: Beverley Downey (Cousin(Calgary)) on: Apr 12, 2020

  • Long time friend from Jr and Sr High. He also helped coach our Earl Grey baseball team where he met Georgette. So sad to read this. JoAnne Kresky nee Kay, Arlene Macready nee Wilson and Pat Scott nee Gregg also remember you both with much fondness. We are all scattered around Canada now but have great memories of our years together. Hugs to you Georgette from us all!! - Posted by: Pat Black nee Cheyne (Long time friend from Jr and Sr High. ) on: Apr 12, 2020

  • So sorry to hear of your loss Georgette and family. Ray and I remember Lorne from his days involved in the Valley Gardens Community Club always ready to help and coach his girls, that was along time ago. Thinking of all of you at this sad time. Ray and Janis Giesbrecht - Posted by: Janis Giesbrecht (Co worker of Georgette) on: Apr 12, 2020

  • Dear Georgette, my heartfelt condolences on the loss of your beloved Lorne. - Posted by: Valerie Jacques (Former Government Employee) on: Apr 12, 2020

  • Georgette & family...We are so very sorry to hear of Lorne’s passing... We will always remember Lorne as a kind, gentle man...We have fond memories of times spent in Vallarta with Georgette & Lorne... Take Care Bill & Karen Shanski - Posted by: Bill & Karen Shanski (Friends) on: Apr 11, 2020

  • Georgette, Lori, Mike and extended family members, our heartfelt condolences on your loss. We hope for all of you, peace will come early and your reflections of the wonderful man he was, will bring a smile to your faces, and a warmth in your hearts. - Posted by: Len and Vicki Lazaruk (Valley Gardens friends) on: Apr 11, 2020

  • My condolences to Georgette and family. I worked with Lorne in Purchasing for several years. We car pooled and shared many good times together. - Posted by: jim ragsdill (friend) on: Apr 11, 2020

  • So sad to hear about Lorne. So many great memories. Our condolences to you and your family. Take care! Love The Andersons. - Posted by: Cliff and Evelin Anderson and sons (Friends) on: Apr 11, 2020

  • My sincere condolences to Georgette and all of her family. Lorne and I both spent over 40 years in various disciplines for the Province of Manitoba. My work relationship with Lorne while he was a purchasing agent was that he was the ultimate professional with a courteous demeanor. May he now rest in peace. - Posted by: Roger Leuzinger (Former Water Resource Employee) on: Apr 11, 2020

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