Tova Yurman (nee Meiselman) passed away at Simkin Centre on September 24, 2019, after suffering from dementia for many years. Her husband, Sam (Shlomo) Yurman visited her daily until his death and her son, Ron was by her side day after day. She is survived by her son, Ron Yurman (Anita Wortzman), granddaughters, Lexie and Haley Yurman, sister-in-law, Hedva Yurman and her many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews in Canada and Israel.

MAX MARMEL May 30,1926 - September 6, 2019

Max MarmelMax passed away on September 6, 2019 at the age of 93 in Toronto, Ontario. Max grew up with his family in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba. Eventually, he moved to Winnipeg to become a pharmacist, a career which spanned over 50 years.

JACK JOSEPH COHEN July 20, 1923 - September 17, 2019

Jack CohenJACK JOSEPH COHEN, beloved father and grandfather, passed away peacefully on September 17, 2019. He will be lovingly remembered by his daughters, Sandra (and her husband Bob) and Cayla; his grandchildren Melissa and Sara; his nieces Claire Cohen-Bruce, Carolyn Cohen, Carol Henriquez, Marsha Paul, and Jocelynn Engle; and his nephews Sidney Cohen and Daniel Cohen.


liesel gilmoreLiesel (Les) Gilmore passed away after a lengthy illness on September 8, 2019. She was born on June 25, 1930, in Ochtrup, Germany.


boxer phyllis edited 1With great sadness we announce the passing of Phyllis Boxer, our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. Phyllis passed away peacefully at the Heath Sciences Centre at age 93 on September 3rd, 2019.

CAROLE BENDER-RESNICK October 20, 1942 – August 19, 2019

carol resnickCarole is survived by her son Joshua Davis, and her loving husband of 26 years Thomas Resnick. She is also survived by Yetta, Pauly, Ann, Geri, Mera, Beverley, and Mark - just some of the aunts, cousins and nephews on her side of the family. Carole is also survived by her sister-in-law Judy, nieces Kim, Alissa, nephew David, and several grand-nieces and nephews on Tom’s side of the family, with whom she was also close.


Sophie ShinewaldIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Sophie Shinewald, nee Aaron on August 27, 2019 at the age of 106 years old.  Sophie passed away at the Grace Hospital, from complications after breaking her hip a few days earlier. 

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.


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.

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.

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.