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Born: May 25, 1928
Date of Passing: Nov 11, 2017Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
MANUEL REIS Peacefully, with his family by his side, Manuel Reis passed away November 11, 2017 at the age of 89. Left to cherish his memory is his wife Alda of 58 years. His children, Tony (Deanna), Joe, Diane (Alan). His grandchildren, Kyle (Becky), Tyler (Tegan), Brittany (Kyle), Chelsea, Savannah and Sydney. His great- grandchildren, Caymen, Madison, Audrey, Ava, Emmy, Levi, Madden and Bohdi. He was predeceased by his daughter Elizabeth in 1987. He was born May 25, 1928 in Ponta Delgada in the Azores, Portugal. He immigrated to Canada in 1954 and married his wife Alda on February 1, 1959. He worked for CNR for 36 years, retiring in 1991. He enjoyed watching hockey but his biggest passion was gardening, which he did right until the end of this season. A celebration of Dad's life will be held at Holy Redeemer Parish, 264 Donwood Dr. Thursday, November 16 at 11:00 a.m., Father Doss officiating. As per dad's wishes, a private interment for immediate family to follow. The family would like to thank all the staff at Selkirk Regional Health Centre ER Department during this difficult time. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Alzheimer Society. REST IN PEACE IR EM PAZ KLASSEN FUNERAL HOME 1897 HENDERSON HWY 204-338-0331 Condolences may be sent to www.klassenfuneralhome.com
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 14, 2017
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