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JOHN SUTHERLAND Peacefully on Saturday, January 19, 2008 at the St. Boniface General Hospital, John passed away at the age of 84 years. John is survived by his loving wife Audrey; children, Wayne (Mary), Laurie (Michael), Jo-Ann (Gary) and Brenda (Kevin); grandchildren, April (Gerry), Beverly, Charlene, Jayson, Tavis, Alexandra, Jordon, Jonah, Kirsten and Connor; great-grandchildren, Janine, Abbey, Jenessa, Brendan, Tayler and Deven. He also leaves to cherish his memory his sisters Margaret and Ellen, and brother Bill. John worked for CN for over 45 years, forming many friendships along the way. One of his greatest loves included the 70 years he was able to spend at Winnitoba with his family and friends. Memorial Service will be held on Friday, January 25, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. at Glen Eden Funeral Home, 4477 Main Street. Interment will follow in the Glen Eden Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 200-310 Broadway Ave., Winnipeg, MB R3C 0S6 or to the Stroke Association of Manitoba Inc., 1-333 Vaughan Street, Winnipeg, MB R3B 3J9. The family wishes to thank the staff of St. Boniface Hospital, A4 South and Intensive Care, for their care and concern shown to Dad and the family. Arrangements entrusted to: Glen Eden Funeral Home 4477 Main Street 338-7111
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on January 23, 2008