Obituary for Arthur William Ronald "Art" Wilcox
Passed away at the Portage General Hospital on Tuesday April 11, 2017 at the age of 77 years, Arthur William Ronald "Art" Wilcox, of Austin MB.
Art leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife Louise (nee Knibbs), sons Richard of Austin, Dennis (Elsie) of Portage la Prairie & Marty (Darla) of Carberry MB; grandchildren Wayne (Tiara), Jazmyn, Stacey & Hayden; great grandchildren Liam, Miranda, Brantley, Lorelia, Brooklyn & Mikayhia. He is also survived by his brothers Tom (Suzanne) of Treherne, Jim (Bev) of Winnipeg, Ernie (Betty) of Treherne, George (Barbara) of Thompson, Dave (Susan) of Treherne, Ron of Winnipeg, sister-in-law Penny Lee of Treherne as well as numerous nieces, nephews & extended family. Art was predeceased by his parents Arthur (1971) & Doris (1953), brother Ken (2014) and by an infant daughter (1966).
Funeral services will be held on Monday April 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm in the Treherne United Church with Rev. Chuck Ross officiating. Interment to follow in the Boyne Creek Cemetery.
Friends that so desire, memorial donations can be made in Art's memory to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 103 Wilkinson Crescent, Portage la Prairie MB R1N 1A7 or to a charity of choice.