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Date of Passing: Aug 23, 2019

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It is with deep sadness that the family of Richard Perrault announces his passing on August 23, 2019 at Riverview Hospital at the age of 53 years.
He was predeceased by his parents, Denise (née Lamirande) and Bert Perrault, and his brothers, Dennis and Léo.
Richard will be dearly missed by his
sisters; Dianne, Sharon (Rob) Uskalo, his
nieces; Rayette (Ward) Giles and Anoka
Salisbury; Cheryl Vieville and her family, as well as numerous friends and work
Richard was an avid reader and an
academic. He prided himself on being a
University of Manitoba graduate and held a Master's degree in city planning. He loved to tease and joke with others. He enjoyed
listening to blues music as well as attending concerts.
He worked as a research consultant for the Province of Manitoba within the Indigenous Inclusion Directorate.
The family would like to thank the entire staff at CancerCare Manitoba and Riverview Hospital for their care and compassion that Richard spoke fondly of.
Richard, God loves you, He created you, He has put His arms around you and you feel embraced. May we share your joy.
A Celebration of Life will be held at Desjardins Funeral Home, Friday, August 30, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Family and friends may sign a
book of condolence at

Desjardins Funeral Home

As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Aug 28, 2019

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • Richard will be missed. His qualities of intelligence, generosity, sharp wit and wonderful sense of humour, were always appreciated by his work colleagues. Sincere sympathy to Richard's family and friends. - Posted by: Tom Moody (Colleague/friend) on: Aug 28, 2019

  • My sincere condolences to the family. May your cherished memories bring you comfort. Richard welcomed me with his big smile when my office moved to his workplace. His laughter, sense of fun and kindness always was a “warm fuzzy”. - Posted by: Karen Naumiuk (Friend) on: Aug 28, 2019

  • I taught Richard at École Précieux Sang where he graduated in 1984. We had many good debates and I appreciated his love of reading and learning. I am shocked to read he has passed away and will keep many fine memories of him. My sympathies to his family and friends. - Posted by: Wayne Selby (Former teacher) on: Aug 28, 2019

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