Regular Search
❮ Go Back to Listings


Date of Passing: Sep 05, 2019

Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory

Adjust Text Size: A+ A-


Suddenly on Thursday, September 5, 2019, with family by his side, Bill passed away at 59 years.
He leaves his wife Joyce; his mother Marlene (Don); siblings, Cindy, Patti (Michelle) and Bob (Donna); nephews, Derek (Amanda), Shane, Jayden and Ethan; brother-in-law Butch (Wendy), Amanda and Corey (Cassie); best friends and cruising partners, Sharon and Al.
Predeceased by his father John.
Bill enjoyed working with wood and worked many years as a cabinet maker. Bill had a passion for curling, golf and hunting. Over the years Bill developed many long lasting friendships within the curling community. Bill was so proud of going to Ottawa to represent the Manitoba C.N.I.B. curling team.
Many thanks to St. Boniface Hospital and the staff of ACCU.
Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, September 13 at 10:00 a.m. at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main Street.
Donations can be made to the C.N.I.B. or charity of choice.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Sep 11, 2019

Condolences & Memories (10 entries)

  • Justyn and I would like to offer our sincere condolences to you. I just heard about his passing today. Great memories curling with you guys in West K. Justyn just loved Bill and all he thought him. Sending prayers your way. - Posted by: Johanna Marko (friend) on: Nov 24, 2019

  • Marlene and family, I was so sad after I talked to Marlene and she told me about Billy. My heart feels for the family. Please accept my condolences, sending prayers your way... Terri McDonald - Posted by: Terri Mcdonald (friend of Marlenes) on: Oct 06, 2019

  • My deepest sympathies Joyce on the passing of your husband. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. - Posted by: Bernice Okaluk (work friend) on: Sep 12, 2019

  • Very sorry to hear of Bill's passing. My sincerest condolences to you Joyce. - Posted by: Jane ( Joe ) (Friend) on: Sep 12, 2019

  • So very sorry to hear of Bill's sudden passing-he was much too young. He was a very engaging young man and his contribution to the West Kildonan Curling Club both as a curler and Past President will always be appreciated. My sympathy to his wife Joyce and his entire family. John Mirus-- fellow curler and Past President. - Posted by: John Mirus (Fellow curler and Past President of W.K.C.C.) on: Sep 12, 2019

  • Dear Joyce, Aunty, cousins and family/friends. My sincerest condolences to all of you. What a loss. May comfort and warm memories surround you now and in the future. Hugs and Love. - Posted by: Linda (Cousin) on: Sep 12, 2019

  • Joyce, so sorry to hear about Bill. Many curling memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all who knew him. - Posted by: Compain family (Acquaintances ) on: Sep 11, 2019

  • Dear Joyce, I'm so sorry to hear of Bill's sudden passing. I remember the fun we had playing baseball and partying with 'The Bruisers' back in the day. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. - Posted by: Marty Downie (Friend from Baseball) on: Sep 11, 2019

  • I would like to offer Bill's family & friends my deepest and most sincere condolences. - Posted by: Wendy (Scott) Wasylnuk (Thinking of you all) on: Sep 11, 2019

  • Dear Joyce: It is with deep sadness that we read of Bill's sudden passing. We are so sorry for your loss and send you our deepest sympathies and condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. Sending you all of our love now and always. Gail & Keith Middleton - Posted by: Gail & Keith Middleton (Cousins) on: Sep 11, 2019

Email Alerts

Sign up for free email alerts of new obituaries for specific people, towns & more.

Cropo Funeral Chapel

Cropo Funeral Chapel

1442 Main St (Map)
Ph: 2045868044 | Visit Website

❮ Go Back to Listings