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Date of Passing: Nov 09, 2021

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It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Ken at the Riverview Health Centre on November 9, 2021.
He leaves to mourn his wife, Kathleen, his sons, Kevin (Holly) and Keith (Mikaela), and his grandchildren, Jordan and Cory. He will also be missed by his siblings, Brian (Laura), Laurane (Laurie), Jim (Susan), and Diane (Wayne), as well as his aunties, Alice Tremblay and Ghislaine Perron.
Ken worked in fleet services with Manitoba Hydro for 23 years and worked with a great group of people.
Ken spent many years with the Transcona Teekay Slopitch League and played many weekend tournaments with Call of the Wild. After baseball, Ken loved to golf with his usual group of friends. He looked forward to spending time with his grandkids and enjoying their various sports endeavours. He also looked forward to his weekly lunches with his best friend Bob.
A special thank you to the wonderful people at the Buhler Cancer Centre. They are very caring and treat their patients with understanding and compassion. Also, a special thank you to Dr. Ogaranko and nurse Shawna at Buhler Cancer Centre, as well as all staff at Palliative Manitoba, Riverview Palliative Care and Kandis at Riverwood Medical Centre.
In accordance with Ken's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will not be a formal service.
If family and friends would like to donate in Ken's name, please choose your favourite charity.

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 13, 2021

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • I only knew about Mr. Tremblay through his son Keith. But what I did come to learn, and what I see in Keith that he has both of his parents to thank for is something pretty spectacular. I’m grateful for Keith telling me stories about his dad because many times, as I believe Keith knows, those stories helped me gain some strength, some hope, and the will to put in the hard work to help be present for myself and my own family. If Keith is any representation of what type of father Mr. Tremblay was, it tells me that Mr. Tremblay was about as good a person as one could every possible hope for to be able to call dad, husband, grandpa, uncle, son, or friend. *big hugs to everyone* - Posted by: Brock Gunter-Smith (Friend of his son Keith) on: Nov 13, 2021

  • Hi Kathy & Family: We are so very sorry to hear about Ken passing. We always thought both of you were such great people. It was so much fun during the Call of the Wild days and we have missed you both over time. Please accept our deepest condolences. Joyce & Chic - Posted by: Joyce Seabrook (Bemi) (Friend) on: Nov 13, 2021

  • Kathy and the ‘K’ family. So sorry to hear of your loss. Ken was a good man and a good baseball player. I have many great memories with Ken on and off the field over the last 40+ years. We played together in league, tournaments, provincials (won twice), four nationals, and a few tournaments to the States. Ken was instrumental in naming ‘Da Bears” and the ‘Call of the Wild” (howl!) teams. He also came up with nick names for a lot of the players. It was a lot of fun. In recent years, I enjoyed meeting up with Ken and Bob in the mall. Rest in peace Yogi. Wayne - Posted by: Wayne & Edith Smith (Friend) on: Nov 13, 2021

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