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Born: Jul 02, 1930

Date of Passing: Nov 09, 2020

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On November 9, 2020, Rita Lucille Ayres (Marshall), passed away peacefully at the age of 90 years old.
Rita was born to Joseph and Aldea Marshall on July 2, 1930, in Winnipeg, MB.
Rita was predeceased by her infant son, Jeremy. She is survived by her sister, Loretta Patterson and sister-in-law, Leona Marshall; children, Audie Ayres (Kim), Cori Macvicar (Bert), Betty Conroy, Janet Davies (Ian), Eric Ayres, Jim Ayres and Mia Ayres; grandchildren, Jeff, Derek, Shannon (Jason) Chris, Tanya (Josh), Joe, Jennifer, Shawn, Michael, James Jr, and Jessica; great-grandchildren, Samantha, Melisa, Dana, Sarah, Nikki, Cole, Noah, Arianna, Alivia and Keiyra; great-great-grandchild, Wyatt; and many nieces and nephews.
Rita lived and loved for her family and will be greatly missed by them all.
Many thanks to all the staff at Actionmarguerite St. Boniface on 2DE for the excellent care they gave to our Mom.

Family and friends may sign a
Book of Condolence online at

Desjardins Funeral Home

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 14, 2020

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • I am saddened to hear of Rita's passing, and my condolences to the whole family. I knew her since I was a child, and used to play with Mia. Rita was a great friend to my mother and they sadly lost touch over the years. RIP - Posted by: Kim Klohn (Family friend) on: Nov 24, 2020

  • To the family, I am so sorry for your loss. Rita was a pleasant woman the few times I was in her company. - Posted by: Cheryl Sokol (Friend of family) on: Nov 15, 2020

  • My condolences to the family. I worked with Rita years ago,she was a lot of fun, we had some good times together. Sadly we lost touch but I thought of her often ,RIP Rita - Posted by: Marlene Desrochers (Old friend ) on: Nov 14, 2020

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