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AVIS RITA COOK (nee CHAPPELL) Avis Rita Cook (nee Chappell) passed away Friday, June 15, 2012. Avis was born on March 27, 1912. She was predeceased by her husband Russell in 1982, her sister Phyllis who died at age nine and her brothers Doug and Phil who died during the Second World War. She is survived by her brothers Syd, Dave and Frank. Avis for some time lived in Montreal. Later she moved to Winnipeg where she was employed at Holt Renfrew and Revenue Canada. She lived many years in an apartment and eventually at Charleswood Care Centre. The family wishes to thank the staff at Charleswood Care Centre for their wonderful care and thanks especially to Patti Johnson and Arlene Chambers. It was Avis' wish to be cremated and her urn to be placed in her husband's plot at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, 4000 Portage Avenue. A family burial is to be arranged. For those who wish to sign the online Guest Book please visit our website. Chapel Lawn www.chapellawn.mb.ca 885-9715
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on June 18, 2012
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