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GORDON HORNAN

Date of Passing: Feb 22, 2014

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GORDON HORNAN Gordon Hornan, 77, of Giroux, passed away Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Ste. Anne Hospital, after a lengthy illness. He is survived by his wife Marilyn, sons Michael (Lita), Robert and Darrell (Barb), four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. As well as two sisters, one brother and their families. He was predeceased by his parents and son Phillip. During his lifetime, Gordon enjoyed construction projects which led to a long 36 year career with Harper Construction and then several years with NDL. This also led to creating lasting friendships with many First Nations communities in the north. Gordon willingly met many community needs with his time and efforts. His wisdom, laughter and quiet presence will be deeply missed by family and friends. A special word of thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at Ste. Anne Hospital. The memorial service will be held Friday, February 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Birchwood Funeral Chapel, 150 Penfeld Drive, Steinbach, MB. Ash interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ronald McDonald House or The Dream Factory (formerly The Rainbow Society) Arrangements by: BIRCHWOOD FUNERAL CHAPEL 1-204-346-1030 OR 1-888-454-1030

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Feb 27, 2014

Condolences & Memories (6 entries)

  • Gord: You were a good and faithful friend of us - Manitoba magicians. We are so saddened to lose you. Our heart goes out to Marilyn. I remember fondly our Circle 7 picnics in then shadow of the Magic Museum and you hospitality and kindness. May the Lord give rest to your soul. Basil. - Posted by: Basil Rotoff (Friend, past president of Circle Seven Magicians) on: Mar 02, 2014

  • Gordon and I, Alfred, worked at Glenko together. A very nice man to be around. Gordon and I went to Texas trucking and had a nice trip. I have good memories of him. Sorry to read of his passing. Alfred - Posted by: Alfred Ponevas (Worked At Glenko Ent.Together) on: Feb 27, 2014

  • Got to know GORDON a little while. He was in the next bed to Oscar in the hospital. Our prayers and thoughts are with his wife and family - Posted by: gagnon family (friends) on: Feb 27, 2014

  • Gordon Hornan's kindness and patience were an example to all of us who had the privilege to meet him. We wish to express our condolences to Marilyn and all of his family and friends. - Posted by: Liz and Bill Stevens (Friends) on: Feb 27, 2014

  • Gordon Hornan's kindness and patience were an example to all of us who had the privilege to meet him. We wish to express our condolences to Marilyn and all of his family and friends. - Posted by: Liz and Bill Stevens (Friends) on: Feb 27, 2014

  • I (Ben) met Gordon & Marilyn, Michael & Lita during my time as the MLA for the area. We attended a number of times at the Magic Museum and were impressed and had fun. They were very proud of their family Marilyn Michael and family. May God be with you in these trying times. We are sorry we can't be with you but our prayers are. - Posted by: Ben & Millie Sveinson (Friends) on: Feb 27, 2014

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