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Born: Sep 20, 1959

Date of Passing: Jul 19, 2013

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MICHAEL S. R. PFAIFFER, B.A., B.SC. Born September 20, 1959 at Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, PQ. Died July 19, 2013, peacefully at home in Winnipeg, MB. Michael is survived by his father Rene, brother Peter (Nayda), nieces Claudia and Valery and aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his mother Nellie. Michael attended the University of Winnipeg as well as the University of Manitoba. He was a member of various computer groups such as Muddy Waters and Unix and was a volunteer at The Computer Learning Centre. Michael was employed at Canada Department of Supply & Services as a Technical Training Officer and at Manitoba Finance as a Level 5 programmer. He had also been the publisher and co-owner of Digital Civilization Magazine and the owner of Crucible Games. Michael had many friends, too numerous to list. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the charity of your choice. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at Bardal Funeral Home, 843 Sherbrook Street. Funeral Home & Crematorium 843 Sherbrook Street 204-774-7474

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jul 27, 2013

Condolences & Memories (4 entries)

  • I met Mike through the Muddy Waters Computer Club back in 2004. I went searching for him today on the net unaware of his demise. Please accept my deepest sympathy. - Posted by: Theodore Geurds (Associate) on: Aug 10, 2014

  • His knowledge of Linux and Anima will be extremely missed - Posted by: Allen Olarie (Friend) on: Aug 02, 2013

  • Uncle Ray & Peter so sorry for your loss! While we haven't seen each other in a long time I have often had you in my thoughts. R I P Michael - Posted by: Donna Normand (Cousin) on: Aug 01, 2013

  • Very sorry to hear about your son Rene. - Posted by: Sally Slack (Friend of the father) on: Jul 27, 2013

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