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Date of Passing: Sep 15, 2021

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(nee WRIGHT)
1938 - 2021

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Sylvia Burt on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 in St. Boniface Hospital at the age of 82. She was the mother of a blended family and worked a variety of jobs to help support her eight children.
Born in Edgware, Hendon, London, England, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy and Francis Wright.
Sylvia will be lovingly remembered by her husband Stanley Burt, sons, Richard (Holly) Burt, Mark (Patricia) Windeatt, David (Darlene) Windeatt, and Christopher (Kelly) Burt, daughters, Mary Denise (Larry) Collin, Mary Elizabeth (Steven) Horne, Carol Ann (Gordon) Ennis and Mary Margaret (Mitch) Lecompte, and brother Michael (Dawn) Wright. She was a wonderful nanny and great-nanny. She will be greatly missed.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to charity of choice.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Sylvia's life will take place in Chapel Lawn Funeral Home, 4000 Portage Ave. on Friday, October 15, 2021 at 2:00 pm. Interment will take place in Assumption Cemetery.

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Oct 02, 2021

Condolences & Memories (4 entries)

  • Rick my sympathy for you and your family's loss. Hope you find solace with the family and friends who knew and shared your memories of your mother. Warm regards and a hug Jan - Posted by: Janice Riddick (Friend) on: Oct 09, 2021

  • So sad to hear the passing of Sylvia she was a great lady I was happy to serve her hairstyling needs for over 15 years also developing a good friendship with her and Stan my condolences to the family. - Posted by: Frank Murgolo (Former hairstylist ) on: Oct 04, 2021

  • Thinking of you Rick, and your family as you grieve the death of your beloved mother, Sincerely, Denise (Cyr-Gander) - Posted by: Denise Cyr-Gander (friend) on: Oct 03, 2021

  • Dear Stanley and family, Sending you prayers and comforting hugs on the passing of Sylvia. I met your folks at the apartment at Transcona at tax time, still remember your dad's stories of his basketball career. Your mom was so proud of the family. Cheers! Jan taxlady-friend - Posted by: JAN ROCHELLE (tax lady/friend) on: Oct 03, 2021

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