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Born: May 12, 1937

Date of Passing: Jul 26, 2022

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May 12, 1937 - July 26, 2022

Surrounded by her family, Yvonne passed away on July 26, 2022 at the age of 85 years.
Yvonne will be sadly missed by her children, Debbie (Jim), Donna (Larry), Brad (Jan), Karen. Siblings, Maryanne, Norman, Alice. Grandchildren, Marnie (Derrick), Jenelle, Kevin, Shayna, Chad (Dalaney), Michael, Jessica (Hanz), Chris, Samantha, Brenda, Dominic, Sarah, Xavier, Shivaughn, Julian, Shayla, and numerous great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband Ernie Kempf, her mother Olive DeVillers, father Art DeVillers and brother Billy.
Yvonne was a loving, devoted wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed spending time with her family. In her spare time she loved watching her soap operas, HGTV and the shopping channel. She loved her collection of monkeys, with Simon and Garfunkel being her most cherished. She was a beautiful woman who took pride in her appearance. She had a great sense of humour and was always trying to make people laugh. Her positivity and determination were inspiring, especially near the end.
A special thank you to the wonderful staff at Donwood Manor who took exceptional care of her, and her special friend Brandi Dawn.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Children's Wish Foundation.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday August 3, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Thomson "In The Park" 1219 McGillivray Blvd., Luncheon to follow.

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jul 30, 2022

Condolences & Memories (3 entries)

  • Debbie, Donna, Brad and Karen, I am so very sorry for your loss. Your mom was always there for my mom back in the day, and was always making her laugh. She was a very special lady. - Posted by: Donna Kuppers (friend) on: Aug 09, 2022

  • Love & prayers sent to you all! I always enjoyed the visits we had, even tho we didn't see each other often, she always mad me laugh with her sense of humor. She will be missed. Rest in Peace Aunt Yvonne !! - Posted by: Alex & Caroline (niece) on: Aug 02, 2022

  • Our sincere condolences Brad and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time. Cheryl and Kathy Palmer - Posted by: Cheryl Palmer (Long time friends of Brad.) on: Jul 30, 2022

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