GOLDIE KRAVETSKY

kravetsky goldieIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gigi January 18, 2020.

NORMAN ODWAK


It is with sadness that the family announces the passing of our husband, father, and grandfather, Norman Odwak, who passed away peacefully in his home on January 18, 2020, at the age 80.

EASTON LEXIER

Easton Irving Lexier was born May 8, 1926, the first child for Jack and Lena Lexier of Winnipeg. Born sickly, baby Lexier received a blood transfusion - a radical treatment at the time - that saved his young life and allowed him to thrive for a full 93 years.

LARRY TABACHNICK

It is with great sadness that the family of Larry Tabachnick announces his passing on January 13, 2020 at the age of 82. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Goldie in 1987. Larry will be sadly missed by his two daughters, Bonnie (Steven) Buchalter, Rena (Ryan) Solomon, grandchildren Jada and Seth Buchalter and partner for the last 18 years, Patricia Maxwell.

EDITH SHPELLER (1928-2019)

edith shpellerWe are sad to announce the passing of Edith Shpeller (nee Meyer) on December 16, 2019.

ZELMA GERI KIMELMAN

Zelma Geri KimelmanWith great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our beloved mother Zelma Geri Kimelman (née Mindess) on December 19, 2019 at the St. Boniface Hospital.

Dr. WALTER (WALLY) WOLF BLOCH - Zev Ben Baruch v Rachel - January 13, 1930 - January 2, 2020

walter blochDr. Wally Bloch passed away peacefully at Riverview surrounded by his loving family.

ROSLYN SILVER 
(nee WEISMAN) 
August 7, 1921 – November 19, 2019

Roslyn SilverIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Roslyn at age 98.

CLAIRE SHINDLEMAN

claire shindlemanClaire Shindleman passed away peacefully on November 21, 2019 at the Grace Hospital in Winnipeg, one day after her birthday.

RENEE (RENIA) ROSENZWEIG December 27th, 1927 – October 3rd, 2019

rosenzweig reneeBorn in Lodz, Poland, the 3rd youngest of 10, Renee at 12 years old and her brother Max (deceased) were the only surviving members of their family who perished in the Holocaust. Renee was the epitome of a Yiddisha Mama, with a cool modernity. She had a profound effect of happiness on others while in her presence - a gentle warrior, who managed each hurdle in life with grace and positivity. Her inner beauty radiated to the surface with a Regalness until her very last breath.

RAE SIMCES

rae simcesOur beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Rae Simces, passed away on Wednesday, November 13, 2019, not quite reaching her 103rd birthday.

THELMA TRAVIS 
August 28, 1928 - October 25, 2019

travis thelmaIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Thelma Travis, at the Simkin Centre, at the age of 91. She passed away peacefully, with family at her side.

LEO SHEARER

leo shearerIt is with profound sadness that the family of Leo Shearer announces his passing, at the Simkin Centre on November 1, 2019 . Leo lived a long and full life, achieving great success while overcoming many challenges. Words do not do justice to the man Leo was and what he meant to many people. He was larger than life and a true force of nature.

ESTHER SLATER
 June 14, 1934 – October 19, 2019

esther slaterAfter years of dementia and the struggles of memory loss, Esther passed away in her sleep at 1:15 a.m. at the Simkin Centre.
Esther was predeceased by her husband Jack, sister Reva, and parents Rose and Samuel Friver. She will forever be remembered by her children, Karen (David), Janet (Arnold) and Sandy. Her four grand-children, Jona, Jordan, Brynne and Gavin.

JACK TOBIAS LITVACK April 6, 1934 - October 13, 2019

jack litvackIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jack Litvack on October 13, 2019. After a long illness, he passed peacefully with with his family by his side. He is survived by his wife of 56 years Rochelle, his sons David and Daniel (Goldie) and grandchildren Eden and Ryan. The funeral was held on October 16, 2019 at Congregation Etz Chayim.