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DAVID (BUD) MALCOM
Date of Passing: Nov 22, 1999Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
DAVID (BUD) MALCOM With deepest sorrow, the family announces Buds passing after a long courageous battle with fibrosis of the lung, on Monday, November 22, 1999 at the Grace Hospital at the age of 70. Bud will be lovingly remembered by his devoted and loving wife of 43 years, Joan; his children, Karen (Jim) Heron, Greig (Michelle) Malcom, Susan Malcom, and Barb (Brad) Greggor; grandchildren, Les, Brett and Lisa Heron, Matthew and Kevin Malcom; sisters, Berta Malcom, Alison (Senator Gildas) Molgat, Jean Saul; father-in-law Roy Flanigan, Doug and Carol Flanigan and nieces and nephews, Anne, Mathurin, Pamela, Jim, Cathi and John. Predeceased by his mother and father, Mary and Bert Malcom, his mother-in-law, Vi Flanigan, brother-in-law Jim Saul and many aunts and uncles. During his career as President and Owner of Malcom Construction, he represented the industry through the Winnipeg Construction Association. He was also actively involved in Fort Whyte Centre and the Eco Eco Village Foundation Inc. He was a proud founding member of Premium Investments. He was bestowed with Honorary Life Memberships in the Manitoba Motor League, Winnipeg Construction Association, the Winnipeg Executive Association and the Canadian Construction Association. Through his valuable contribution to the Canadian Construction Association, Bud was awarded the Robert Stollery Award for outstanding achievement as an individual, an honour for which he was most proud. Not only was Bud known as a well respected, fair businessman, his family knew him as a loving and devoted husband, a supportive and loving friend, a mentor to his children, and a wonderful brother. He always had a keen interest in all of his grandchildrens endeavours. Joan and Bud loved to travel and play golf, taking long walks together, reading and listening to music in front of the fireplace. His wit and sense of humour will live on in all of us whose lives he has touched. Bud will forever be missed by his family and many friends. The family wishes to thank especially, Joan and Dave Dyson, as well as the doctors and staff of the Grace Hospitals fifth floor for their attentive care. Thanks to Drs. Lawrence and Homik for their role in the last five years of Buds life. Pallbearers will be Doug Flanigan, Dave Dyson, Gord Strong, Claude Wilson, John McKenzie and Norm Coghlan. Honorary Pallbearer is Senator Gildas Molgat. A private graveside service will be held for the family. A memorial service will be held at St. Andrews River Heights United Church (Oak Street) on Friday, November 26, at 3:00 p.m. Flowers are gratefully declined, donations may be made to the Manitoba Lung Association, 629 McDermot Ave, R3A 1P6, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 301-352 Donald St., R3B 2H8 or to a charity of your choice. "Love you forever, Bud, youre my best friend." Love Joan Arrangements entrusted to: CHAPEL LAWN FUNERAL HOME CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM 885-9715
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Nov 25, 1999
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