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Born: May 02, 1948

Date of Passing: Jan 29, 2023

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After an 18 month fight with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), Larry Randal Partap passed away on Sunday, January 29, 2023 at 11:07 p.m.
Larry was born May 2, 1948 in Fyzabad, Trinidad into humble beginnings. After moving to Winnipeg in 1970 he graduated from the U of M and would finish his career as the Chair of the Creative Arts department at Red River College. He was an avid sportsman who enjoyed soccer and cricket in his younger days and later turned to golf. Larry also had a strong faith and was a member of St. Gerard Roman Catholic Church.
We would like to express our sincerest gratitude to the caring and compassionate nurses, doctors, pharmacists and staff at CancerCare Manitoba and to those who cared for him at St. Boniface Hospital in his final week of his life.
A Celebration of Life for Larry will be held on his birthday at Thomson "In the Park" Funeral Home, 1291 McGillivray Blvd. on Tuesday, May 2, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. To view the service online please follow this link:
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that those who are able instead make a donation to CancerCare Manitoba or donate blood.


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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Feb 04, 2023

Condolences & Memories (5 entries)

  • Condolences to Larry's family and all who loved him. Larry had a profound influence on my career when I was a student, and later as an employee in his department at Red River College, and I will always be grateful for the support, encouragement and kindness he showed me. - Posted by: Kelly Stifora (Work colleague) on: Apr 27, 2023

  • Shirley and Family, So sorry to hear of Larry's passing, may he rest in peace after his long struggle. Darrell and Wendy - Posted by: Bradley, Darrell and Wendy (Friend and neighbor) on: Apr 15, 2023

  • Our deepest condolences to Shirley and family, We have very fond memories of visiting with Larry on his evening walks, he was always smiling, happy and positive and that always left us feeling good. Stay strong. - Posted by: David and Bonnie (Neighbors) on: Feb 10, 2023

  • My condolences to Shirley, Celecia, and Justin. May your memories sustain you during this time of loss. - Posted by: Armin Wiebe (Former colleague at Red River College.) on: Feb 04, 2023

  • Larry and I were professional colleagues and friends at Red River Community Colleagues. I will miss him. Deepest condolences to Shirley and children. - Posted by: Anthony Berezowecki (Friend, professional colleague) on: Feb 04, 2023

Thomson In the Park Funeral Home and Cemetery

Thomson In the Park Funeral Home and Cemetery

1291 McGillivary Blvd. (Map)
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