LEYA TAPPER (née COGAN) March 30, 1946 – August 15, 2019

tapper leahIt is with great sadness, we announce the passing of our mother, baba, sister, and aunt at the age of 73.

LEON RUBIN MD, FRCS, FRCOG October 3, 1922 – July 27, 2019

leon rubinIt is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Leon on July 27, 2019, at the age of 96.

DAVID POLLOCK February 2, 1916 – August 12, 2019

david pollockWith sadness we announce the passing of David Pollock on August 12, 2019, at the age of 103.

IDA ZELL May 10, 1926 – July 22, 2019

Ida ZellOn Tuesday July 23, G-d answered our mother’s prayers, allowing her to die in her own home, as she always wanted.

LENORE HECHTER née MINDELL March 11,1927 - July 8, 2019

Lenore HechterOur beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, and friend passed away peacefully in her sleep surrounded by family at the Simkin Centre on July 8th, 2019 at the age of 92.

AUBREY ABRAHAM ASPER November 12, 1929 – July 14, 2019

Asper AubreyIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Aubrey Abraham Asper on July 14, 2019, age 89, at Riverview Health Centre. He is survived by his loving wife, Linda, his devoted son, Lee and his caring wife Tami, as well as his cherished granddaughter, Isabelle (Izzy) Dorothy and his grandson to be.


Percy died peacefully at his home in Winnipeg on June 26, 2019 surrounded by the people who loved him most. He was 97 years old.

VERA HERSHFIELD November 25, 1922-June 25, 2019

Vera Hershfield passed away peacefully on June 25, 2019, after a stay at the Grace Hospital following multiple health challenges experienced on May 16.


sara weissIt is with deep sorrow that our family announces the passing of our dear and beloved mother and grandmother, Sue Weiss, on Wednesday May 29, 2019.

SHIRLEY NERMAN (PRICE) July 15 1928 to June 4 2019 OSCAR NERMAN June 30 1924 to February 11 2018

nerman shirleyoscarOscar and Shirley met in 1945 at a dance in Leeds, Yorkshire, England where Oscar was serving in the Canadian Air Force during WWII.  When Oscar said he would send Shirley a ticket to Winnipeg, she didn't believe him, but lo and behold the ticket came.


ARTHUR SIDNEY GILLMAN born January 28, 1934 – died March 30, 2019

Arthur GillmanArthur was the eldest son of Maurice and Ida Gillman; brother of Alec Gillman and Thomas Harold Gillman, who predeceased Arthur and Alec.
He leaves behind his wife of 60 years Louise (Fineblit) Gillman; children Avery Gillman (Winnipeg), and Susan Kayesar (husband Tal, Kfar Warburg, Israel); and beloved grandchildren Eitan, Shaked, Hadassah and Ilan Kayesar.


Neil ChernickMalcolm Neil Chernick passed away at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs, California on June 4, 2019 at the age of 78, from complications related to cancer.

ANNA FRANCES SALTZBERG March 26, 1962- May 23, 2019

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Anna Frances Saltzberg on May 23, 2019 at the age of 57. Anna was born and spent her entire life in Winnipeg. Anna was lovingly named after her father’s mother who perished in the holocaust.


rosen phillipPhillip Rosen, 74, passed away May 30, 2019, surrounded by his wife and children at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg.


george keivesGeorge Keives, born October 1, 1923 in Constantinople, Turkey passed away peacefully at age 95 on March 25, 2019 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.