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LORNE GIESBRECHT

Born: Dec 04, 1950

Date of Passing: May 21, 2021

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LORNE GIESBRECHT
December 4, 1950 - May 21, 2021

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lorne Giesbrecht, aged 70 years.
Lorne will be greatly missed, but always remembered by his loving wife and best friend of 50 years, Carol; daughter Charlene; son Lorne (Amelia); grandchildren, Brandon, Jason, Nathan and Athena; brothers, Edward (Janet), Gene (Barb); sisters, Sandra, Lori (Lorne); brothers-in-law, Bill (Marie), Ron, Brian (Val); sisters-in-law, Dianne, Angie, Laurie, Nyla (Darrell) and countless nieces, nephews and dear friends. And of course, we cannot forget his trusted furry friend, Rusty.
Lorne was predeceased by his daughter Cheri; parents, Ed and Mary Giesbrecht; parents-in-law, John and Emily Cechvala; sister Yvonne Trinke; niece Tammy Berg and her husband Gary Berg.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to Dr. Ryan Thompson, the staff at the Manitoba Home IV Program, CancerCare Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre and St. Boniface Hospital for their outstanding and compassionate care.
In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to CancerCare Manitoba, Alzheimer's Association of Manitoba or the charity of your choice. Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held once Covid restrictions allow.
This notice can be viewed on Korban Funeral Chapel and Transcona Funeral Chapel websites.

Transcona Funeral Chapel
(204)222-5516
www.transconafuneralchapel.com

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on May 29, 2021

Condolences & Memories (6 entries)

  • Our heartfelt condolences to Carol and family. So sorry to hear of Lorne's passing. May his memory be eternal. - Posted by: Tanya Apostolopoulos (friend ) on: Jun 01, 2021

  • Carol and Family. Our sincere sympathies at your loss. Hal & Marilyn Studholme - Posted by: Harold Studholme (Friend) on: May 31, 2021

  • Carole, so sorry to hear of Lorne's passing. I remember when he used to pick you up from A&W when we both worked there back in the day in his souped up 37 Ford. What a slick ride! I read the obit and see he was an incredibly talented and accomplished person. My condolences for your loss. - Posted by: Terri Krasnowski (Old Co-Worker of Carole) on: May 31, 2021

  • Our condolences again to Carol and the entire family. The love of a brother is like no other... We are missing our nightly phone calls to talk about hockey, etc. May everyone who knew him feel comfort in keeping his memories close to their hearts. Love Brother Gene and wife Barb. - Posted by: Barb & Gene Giesbrecht (Brother) on: May 29, 2021

  • Known. Lorne. Long time. My late hubby & Lorne. We’re Good friends. We all had good times. Drag racing in. USA. And. Fishing. In. Lac du. Bonnet. Sincere sympathy to. Carol and family. Rest In Peace. Lorne. πŸ™πŸ™πŸ’πŸŒΊ - Posted by: Johanne. O. Brien (Friend ) on: May 29, 2021

  • TO CAROL AND THE ENTIRE GIESBRECHT FAMILY. WE WERE SADDENED TO HEAR OF LORNES PASSING. OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY. MAY HE REST IN PEACE - Posted by: DEBBIE AND BILL CHARLES (FRIENDS) on: May 29, 2021

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