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Date of Passing: Jul 25, 2021

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Peacefully, on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at the Donwood Manor, Emily Swirski, aged 93 years, formerly of East Selkirk, Manitoba, beloved wife of the late Art Swirski passed away.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place and a private family graveside service will be held.

Condolences can be left on her tribute wall at

Gilbart Funeral Home, Selkirk
in care of arrangements.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jul 31, 2021

Condolences & Memories (5 entries)

  • I have very fond memories of working and partying with Emily at Big Whiteshell Lodge. Amazing, hardworking and a blast to be around. Loved this lady. My condolences to Ken and family. - Posted by: Maureen Fennell (Friend) on: Aug 26, 2021

  • I just heard about your mom's passing. I remember her with fondness and have many happy memories of happy times with your family. My deepest sympathy to you. - Posted by: Tanis Laferriere (Cousin) on: Aug 08, 2021

  • Emily was my mentor in the years growing up. I will miss her laughter but far most her generosity, kindness and her keeping me on the right path. RIP will miss you dearly. Until we meet again. - Posted by: Edie Erickson (Sister) on: Aug 07, 2021

  • My deepest condolence to the family during this time. Emily was a amazing woman with a true passion for cooking and had a very contagious laughter. She was such a hard working woman especially during the time when together with her husband, Art they owned the Big Whiteshell Lodge. Fond memories and heartfelt sympathy, and condolence to the family. - Posted by: Chris Marcus (Warner) (family friend) on: Aug 06, 2021

  • So sad to hear of Emily's passing. We always enjoyed our visits with her and Art. Her sense of humor, smile and laughter always lit up the room. - Posted by: Lou Laferriere (Extended family) on: Aug 01, 2021

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