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Date of Passing: Apr 17, 2023

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear father August Sachvie on April 17, 2023, at Tuxedo Villa, at the age of 90.

He was predeceased by his father, mother and twelve siblings.

August will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his wife Irma of 68 years, their son Blair (Cheryl) and daughter Mindy (Norm), by his grandchildren Belinda (Tyler), Curtis (Ariel), Devyn (Blake) and Dayne (Taylor) and by his great-grandchildren Hayden, Wayne, Casey, Ethan, and Scott.

A memorial service will be held on April 28, 2023, at 2:00 p.m.. at Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, 4000 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg. For those who wish to view the service virtually, please contact the funeral home for the link between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

The family would like to extend their appreciation to the staff at Tuxedo Villa Unit 3 for their kindness and compassionate care for Dad.

For those who wish to sign the online Guest Book please visit

Chapel Lawn Funeral Home


As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Apr 22, 2023

Condolences & Memories (4 entries)

  • Sending my condolences to your family. I have great memories of going to your home at lunch hour from Grant Park. I remember your home being very welcoming. - Posted by: Heather Jones Sharpe (High school Friend of Mindy) on: Apr 22, 2023

  • Our sincere condolences for the loss of your Sachvie patriarch. It is sad to lose a family member but his legacy lives on through the wonderful memories of your family and friends. Our thoughts are with you during this life transition as your journey continues. Love & prayers, Nicole & Franco - Posted by: Nicole Hrehirchuk & Franco Costco (Neighbour to Blair & Cheryl) on: Apr 22, 2023

  • I was deeply saddened to hear of August's passing. I will always remember his warm smile and the love he had for his church. Irma, you were a very special person because you cared deeply for everyone, especially for August and your wonderful children Blair and Mindy. You will always miss August, He has finished the first part of his journey and has now gone safely in the arms of Jesus where there is eternal peace and joy. May the good Lord bless and keep you all from this day until He calls you to His Heavenly home. Good-bye August I too will miss you. From Richard Appler - Posted by: Richard Appler (friend) on: Apr 22, 2023

  • Dear Mindy and Norm and the Sachvie family my deepest condolences on the passing of August. Heaven has gained another Angel. Thinking of you all during these difficult days. Simone Landreville - Posted by: Simone Landreville (Sister in law ) on: Apr 22, 2023

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