Wilfred Reeves

June 28, 1944 - November 11, 2010 

Wilfred Reeves

June 28, 1944 - November 11, 2010 

Obituary for Wilfred Reeves

Wilfred was born Wednesday, June 28, 1944 in Miniota, Manitoba.
Wilfred worked for Manfor woodlands then later know as Repap and worked at Moose Lake Loggers until his retirement. Wilf met his future wife Emma McGillivary and was united in marriage December 28, 1974. He had one son Derrick Allaire and several stepchildren.
Wilf, who was a veteran and longtime resident of The Pas, passed away Thursday, November 11,2010 at St. Anthony’s Hospital, The Pas, Manitoba, age 66 years.
Wilfred is survived by his son Derrick (Sonya); brother Bruce (Terry); niece Jacqueline; stepchildren Shirley, Ben, Michael, Lester (Colleen), Denise; sister-in-law Christie Ferguson of Brandon, Manitoba; brother-in-law Peter Cramer; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren; best friends Eero and Laurel Palosaari and family, Edward and Margaret Garlinski, Fred and Corrine Shlachetka; all the cab stand drivers and owners, Town Centre owners and employees and numerous nieces and nephews.
Wilfred was predeceased by his father and mother; wife Emma; stepdaughter Sarah (Peewee); auntie Mary and uncle Mathew McGillivary; sisters-in-law Shirley Mae, Lucinda Chief; brothers-in-law Rod, Tom, Phillip McGillivary; son-in-law Sandy Cook; grandson Lorne Robert McGillivary.

A service of remembrance to celebrate Wilf's life was held Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at 2:00 pm at the Chapel of Hemauer Funeral Home, The Pas, Manitoba with James Hemauer presiding.

If friends so desire, donations to
The Pas Health Complex Foundation, Inc.,
Memorial Fund, Palliative Care Division,
Box 541, The Pas, Manitoba, R9A 1K4,
would be appreciated by Wilfred’s family.

Immediately following this service, everyone is invited to the Royal Canadian Legion Hall
for a time of fellowship and refreshments.

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