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NICHOLAS ROMAS (published on August 08, 2009)

NICHOLAS ROMAS 1924 - 2009 Peacefully, in his sleep, Nicholas Romas passed away on Monday, August 3, 2009 at 84 years of age. Nick is lovingly remembered and dearly missed by Margaret, his wife of 62 years, his eldest daughter Lee' Anne, her husband Boris and their two sons Adam (Lindsay) and Dave (Mandy), his youngest daughter, Donna and her husband, Lance and their two sons Mark (wife Britany) and Chris. Also surviving him are his brothers and sister, Steve, Peter (Adeline), Paul (Cathy), Ernie, Norman (Sophie), Leona (Gerry) and sister-in-law Linda. He was predeceased by his parents Henri and Nettie, sister Jean and brother Barry. Nick was born in Oakbank, MB on December 13, 1924. By the age of 10 he had his first job as a caddy at Elmhurst Golf Course. During the Second World War, while working as a safety inspector for the Cordite plant, D.I.L., he met his wife, Margaret. By age 20, he was employed by Flyer Coach where he worked for the next 42 years until he retired as Parts Manager at 62. He was involved in all levels of the Seniors Heather Curling and Golf clubs for over 20 years. His passions were golfing, curling, fishing, hunting and many different sports. He actively followed his grandsons' activities for many years attending practices, games and out of town tournaments. The funeral will be held on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 at Glen Lawn Funeral Home, 455 Lagimodiere Blvd. Public viewing will be held from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. and the service from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Transcona Cemetery. Pallbearers will be his sons-in-law Lance Cherry and Boris Kolisnyk and grandsons Adam and Dave Kolisnyk and Mark and Chris Cherry. GLEN LAWN FUNERAL HOME 982-7550

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