Makarewicz, Wladyslaw

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

August 31, 1946 – September 25, 2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend Wladyslaw Makarewicz at the Grace Hospital on September 25, 2019. Our lives will never be the same without his presence, energy and love. Prayer Virgil will be held on Monday, September 30 at … Read More

Buenafe, Emilia Rivas

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

January 5, 1942 – November 3, 2019 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Emilia Rivas Buenafe (77) of Winnipeg, Manitoba on November 3, 2019. Emilia was born to parents Atty. Inocencio Rivas and Jacoba Aquino on January 5, 1942 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte, Philippines. Emilia worked as a teacher in Luba (Upper Barit), Abra, … Read More

Catellier, Jeannette

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

Jeannette Agnes Catellier passed away on September 24, 2019, at the age of 81. She was predeceased by her parents, Eugene and Rose Catellier; her twin John and his wife Mae Bell; Roger and her sister Rita Vermette (Marcel); and her soul mate Murray Olson. She leaves to cherish her memory her brothers, Donald (Anita), Robert (Charlotte), and Gerry (Rose). She … Read More

Colina, Penticostes

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

July 9, 1935 – June 22, 2019 On Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 our beloved father and grandfather, known to us as Papa and Lolo, passed away peacefully at Victoria General Hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba surrounded by his 5 children. Penticostes was born in Misibis, Tiwi, Albay in the Philippines on July 9th, 1935 to Cristina and Santiago Colina. As Penticostes … Read More

Thabrew, Florence Therese

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

August 7, 1922 – May 28, 2019 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Florence Thabrew on May 28, 2019 at the age of 96, just three months short of her 97th birthday. She passed away sitting peacefully in her favourite chair, looking out onto the garden. Born in Sri Lanka, Florence migrated to Canada in … Read More

Rano, Victoria I.

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

September 21, 1943 – May 14, 2019 Peacefully, on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Victoria I. Rano passed away at the age of 75 years. Victoria is survived by her only child, Dulce Villanueva; her grandchildren, Dominique Rafael (Meagan Vella), Danielle Rafael (Jerell Villamor) and Desiree Rafael (Duncan Black); her great-grandchildren, Logan Vella and … Read More

Van Walleghem, Frances

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

June 9, 1939 – March 17, 2019 FRANCES VAN WALLEGHEM (nee SENDEN) June 9, 1939 – March 17, 2019 After a brave battle, Frances passed away peacefully in the arms of George, her husband of 60 years. Predeceased by her grandson Nathaniel; she is survived by her husband George, eight children, Michael (Marisa), Karen (Dave) Priestley, Brenda, Greg (Wendy), David … Read More

Caponetto, Paula Elizabeth

Ernest Lacuna Entombed

August 10, 1927 – February 20, 2019 It is with great sadness that we announce the loss of our dear mother: Paula E. Valentie de Caponetto. Mom died peacefully on February 20th at 91 years of age. She was born in Tucumán, Argentina, on August 10, 1927, child of Palmira Jerez and Emilio Valentie. Mom will be lovingly remembered by … Read More

Tétreault, Gladys

Ernest Lacuna Entombed, The Grain of Wheat Legacy

January 15, 1929 – December 1, 2018 It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Gladys Tétreault (nee BARLO) on Saturday, December 1, 2018, at the Misericordia Health Centre, at the age of 89 years. She will be deeply missed by her husband Lou, who enjoyed 64 years of marriage together. She attended Daniel McIntyre Collegiate, … Read More