Howard Boake of Nesbitt, MB, passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2015, at the Wawanesa Health Centre at the age of 93 years.
Left to mourn Howard’s passing are his son Doug (Darlene) and daughter-in-law Muriel Boake of Nesbitt, MB, grandchildren Andrew (Jennifer), Heather (Travis), Trevor, Connie and Lisa (Mark), great-grandchildren Kayleigh, Addison, Teagan, Bayley, and Calder and brother Ralph (Marney) Boake. Also left to mourn Howard’s passing are sisters-in-law Grace Huculak and Bernice Christensen, and brother-in-law Clayton Hunter, as well as numerous nieces & nephews.
Howard was predeceased by his wife Doreen (nee Hyde), son Jack Boake, sister Rita (Bill) Garbe, infant brother James Boake, and parents John & Clara (nee Calder) Boake, as well as numerous extended family members.
A private family graveside service will be held in the Minnewawa Cemetery. Shirley McBurney officiating. A time of fellowship will be held at the Nesbitt Hall at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Everyone is welcome.
If friends so desire, donations may be made in Howard’s memory to The Wawanesa Activities Department c/o Prairie Mountain Health Authority Box 309, Wawanesa, MB R0K 2G0, CancerCare Manitoba, 620 Frederick St, Brandon, MB R7A 2B3, or to a charity of your choice.