Obituary for Clare Arnett Cowlthorp
Clare Cowlthorp of Brandon, MB passed away in Brandon, MB on Sunday March 1, 2015 at the age of 73 years.
Clare leaves to mourn his passing his wife Esther (nee Clemmensen) of Brandon, MB, sons Doug (Sherri) of Winnipeg, MB and Carmen (Lois) of Noble Lake, MB, step-children Wendy (Tim) Graham of Miami, MB and Rick Shalala of Dunrea, MB, and grandchildren Carlee, Ryan, Brooke, Michael, Janessa and Meghan. Also left to mourn Clare’s passing are his sisters Lorna (Garth) Sampson and Audrey Wilton of Wawanesa, MB, mother-in-law Isabella Clemmensen and brother-in-law David Clemmensen, as well as numerous extended relatives.
Clare was predeceased by his parents Arnett and Helena “Lena” (nee Campbell) Cowlthorp, father-in-law Swain Clemmensen, brothers-in-law Hughie Wilton, Frank Clemmensen and Jim Clemmensen, sister-in-law Betty (Wesley) McDonald and cousin Raymond Cowlthorp.
A celebration of Clare’s Life will be held on Saturday March 7, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the St. Felix De Valois Catholic Church, Dunrea, MB. Rev. Harvey Hurren officiating. Interment will take place in the Wawanesa Cemetery at a later date.
If friends so desire, donations may be made in Clare’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society Manitoba Division, 415 1st St, Brandon, MB R7A 2W8.