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MICHAEL KIBBINS Our family announces with sadness the passing of Michael Kibbins on August 28, 2012. Michael was predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Reta (Cady). He is survived by Ron (Ginny), Ryan, Andrea (Ken) Jesse (Mim), Rick (Charlene), Blake (Stefanie), Dale (Bri), Gary (Adele) Olivier, Antoine, and Lenore (Ray) Cody, Stephanie. Michael was born on July 3, 1922, in Winnipeg. He joined the PPCLI at the age of 17 and served on the front lines throughout the Second World War. He was wounded twice in battle and received several decorations. His interests were his music, especially opera. He and Reta were long time season ticket holders of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Dad was very generous to his family and doted on his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Michael s life will be celebrated on Saturday, September 1, at the Glen Lawn Memorial Gardens, 455 Lagimodiere Blvd. at 10:00 a.m. Flowers are gratefully declined. Donations in Michael s memory can be sent to the Multiple Sclerosis Society. Family and friends may sign a Book of Condolence at www.glenlawn.ca. Glen Lawn Funeral Home 982-7550
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on August 30, 2012
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