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Born: Dec 24, 1933
Date of Passing: Apr 20, 2021Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
1933 - 2021
He grew up in Stead, Manitoba and was educated in Thalberg, where he received his grade 12 education. Geno is predeceased by his wife Roselyn (2008) and brothers, Lawrence and Edward. He has two sisters, Lillian and Betty, two children, Bryan (Barb) and Tim (Diane), seven grandchildren: Ryan, Jenna (Richard), Krystina (Justin), Taylor, Kiefer, Ricky, Carson, and four great-grandchildren: Grace, Corbin, Jordyn, Sydney.
After 31 years with the Post Office at the age of 57, he and Rose spent the winter months of the next 20 years at their Texas home. He loved farming, fishing, playing cards but, most of all being a practical joker. He will be missed by all.
Thanks to the staff at Beausejour Hospital and to all of you that have touched his life.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 29 at 11:00 a.m. at Sobering Funeral Chapel, 1035 Park Avenue E., Beausejour. In abiding with COVID-19 restrictions, you may attend the service by parking at Sobering Funeral Chapel, remaining in your vehicles and tuning your radio to 98.1 FM. Viewing will be held on Wednesday, April 28 from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the chapel as well; please call (204) 266-1673 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to arrange a time. You will be screened and given instructions.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to do so may donate to either Heart and Stroke Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association in Geno's honour.
SOBERING FUNERAL CHAPEL
& CREMATORIUM, Beausejour
(204) 268-3510 or MB Toll Free 1-877-776-2220
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Apr 24, 2021
Condolences & Memories (1 entries)
I have some great memories of Uncle Geno. He let me smoke cigarettes when I was about 14 :) I was a better fisherman :) Mark Yusishen - Posted by: Mark Yusishen (Nephew) on: Apr 24, 2021
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