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HENRY HAROLD PHILPOTT (published on December 24, 2007)

HENRY HAROLD PHILPOTT Passed peacefully on December 22, 2007 at the Grace Hospital, with family by his side. Henry was born on March 23, 1923 near Teulon, Manitoba. He will be remembered by his children, Linda (James Colman), Brian (Linda), Lyle (Gwen), Grant, Joanne (Randy Brinkman), Neil (Kathy); grandchildren, Carri (Karl Gradt), Jeff (Lindsey), Sean Colman, Stacey (Dan Bursey), Michelle (Andrew), Michael, Kristie (Mark Lewis), Candace Brinkman and Melissa; great-grandchildren, Kaden and Evan Gradt, Kaeleb Bursey and Prue and Paige Lewis as well as sister Mable (Ted Creran), brother Frank (Shirley) and sister-in-law Marion (Brian Stevens). He was predeceased by his wife of 50 years Olive on October 31, 1999 and his two brothers, Dudley and Albert. Henry served overseas during the Second World War with the Second Div. Canadian Army Services Corp. Upon his return, he worked at various jobs before joining the Winnipeg Fire Department in July 1950, retiring with the rank of Acting Captain on January 5, 1985. He was a proud life member of the Royal Canadian Legion and a member of both #1 and #90 Branches. The family would like to thank Dr. B. Ritchie, Dr. P. Czaykowski and the personnel of CancerCare, the Grace Hospital and WRHA for their kind compassion and care during the past several years. We also thank the staff and residents of Sterling House for the kindness shown to Henry since his move there. Cremation has taken place and a service will be held Thursday, December 27 at 12:30 p.m. Chapel Lawn, 4000 Portage Avenue. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Salvation Army or the Fire Fighters Burn Fund, or a charity of your choice. REST IN PEACE CHAPEL LAWN 885-9715

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