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Born: November 14, 1931
Date of Passing: March 2, 2013
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ROSE BETTY NICKLIN (nee JENNINGS) November 14, 1931 - March 2, 2013 GEORGE CLIFFORD NICKLIN January 10, 1929 - August 29, 2007 On Saturday, March 2, 2013, at 12:27 a.m. Mom passed away suddenly at the Health Sciences Centre peacefully surrounded by her family. Mom was 81 years old. She leaves behind her loved ones - son Roger (Lila); daughter Melody Adams (Murray); two granddaughters, Shannon Adams (Sandy) and Jennifer Adams; great grandson Geoffrey. Survived by her three brothers, Bill Jennings (Alma), Ronnie Jennings (friend Mel) and Tom Jennings (Fern), all of Winnipeg; one brother-in-law James Nicklin, Ottawa, ON; three nieces, Ainsley Jennings, Calgary, AB, Eleanor Graziano, (Pedro), St. Laurent, PQ, Linda Kelly (Gordon), Nepean, ON; nephews Jim Jr. Nicklin (Tina), Nepean, ON, Rob Jennings, Kenny Jennings (Sherri), children Madison and Bradley, Jim Jennings, all of Winnipeg; Brian Jennings (Jackie), children Logan and Taylor, Medicine Hat, AB. Mom was predeceased by her husband George Nicklin, August 29, 2007; and her mother Lucy Jennings, December 25, 2005. Mom worked at Manitoba Cold Storage for many years and also at St. James Legion. She loved to cook and garden. She made the most tasty coleslaw. She loved to shop for all the bargains. Many thank you's to Winnipeg Fire Department and all the paramedics. Special thank you to the doctors and nurses for their efforts and compassion at this sad time. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation in memory of Rose Nicklin. Chapel Lawn Funeral Home 204-885-9715 www.chapellawn.ca

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on March 05, 2013

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  • Roger and family. I am so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. Please accept my condolences.
    - Posted by: June Cowan (Insurance Broker - Polo Park Insurance) on: Mar 5, 2013
  • I was saddened to hear of Mrs. Nicklin's passing. I considered her my second mother ever since I made friends with her son in 1973. She always treated me as family and for that I will always be grateful. I will miss you "mom". Much love forever. Les Welsh
    - Posted by: Les Welsh (Friend) on: Mar 5, 2013

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