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Born: Jan 15, 1936

Date of Passing: May 13, 2020

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(nee BLUE)
January 15, 1936 – May 13, 2020

It is with deep sadness, that we announce the passing of Darlene Savage at the age of 84 years.
Darlene will be lovingly remembered and forever missed by her sisters, Barb Blue,
Patty Malek (Wayne), Diane MacLennan (Dwight), brother-in-law Bob Purdy, nephews, Bruce, Paul, Jeffrey (Morgan), Jonathon, Jamieson (Jessica), nieces, Bonnie Halford (Marc), Heather and great-nieces and great-nephews, Rhea, Lexie, Blane, Kyra, Connor, Shelbea, Rylee, Owen, Cameron, Noah and Addison. She will also be missed by numerous friends and relatives in Canada, England and Australia.
She was predeceased by her husband
William Savage, her sister Roberta Purdy and her niece Laura Cypurda.
Over the years, Darlene was involved with the Springer Spaniel Club, the Wildwood Club and with St. Bartholomew's Church where she made many friends and fond memories. She always had a smile for all with an unflagging positive attitude and a desire to help
whenever asked.
The family would like to thank the nurses, doctors and staff at the Grace Hospital for the care and compassion given to Darlene during this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Bartholomew's Church.

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on May 23, 2020

Condolences & Memories (8 entries)

  • Sorry for your loss. I only knew Darlene from her time in Adventures. Was always a pleasure to have dinner with her and listen to golf stories. - Posted by: Jim Caron (Aquatence ) on: Oct 31, 2021

  • An overdue message to say how sorry I was to learn of Darlene's death. I knew Darlene from our membership at the Wildewood Club and golfed with her for many years. She always had a smile and was concerned about the people she knew. I never heard her complain or say anything negative. She will be missed. - Posted by: Margaret Shaykewich (Friend from the Wildewood Club) on: Aug 20, 2020

  • So sorry to hear of Aunt Darlene's passing. My husband and I always enjoyed our visits with her. It was nice that she was always able to make it to our family functions. We will miss her. Our deepest sympathy to all of her family. - Posted by: Cathy Burton (Goddaughter) on: Jun 06, 2020

  • I am very sorry to hear of Darlene’s passing & have years of memories of her interacting with my family. Her death will be a huge loss to all her family whom she loved dearly & spoke about often. - Posted by: Shirley Ferrier (Blair) (Friend ) on: Jun 06, 2020

  • So surprised to see Aunt Darlene's obituary. She was such a wonderful lady. I will miss her deeply. My condolences to all. - Posted by: Marguerite Lindsay (Goddaughter) on: Jun 05, 2020

  • I was so very sorry to hear that Darlene passed away. I golfed with her for many years at the Wildewood Club and enjoyed her company very much. She was always positive and happy and a joy to be around. Please accept my deepest sympathy. Pat Cahoon. - Posted by: Pat Cahoon (Friend) on: May 27, 2020

  • Sincere condolences to the family. I worked with Darlene at Great-West Life for many years in Group Underwriting. She was a lovely person and was one of the original coordinators of the Foster Parents Plan - GWL Group fundraiser for Plan Canada that was started in the early '70's. I inherited that responsibility from her and coordinated donations to the group until 2018 when I retired from GWL. - Posted by: Violette da Costa (Co-worker) on: May 23, 2020

  • I have known Darlene for many years, she was such a lovely person. She was always willing to help every one. Will miss our business meetings and lunches. A truly beautiful soul. My condolences to her family, you will be in my prayers during this difficult time made even more difficult thru this pandemic . Very blessed to have known her. - Posted by: Janice Stuyck (Friend) on: May 23, 2020

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