Obituaries

EDWARD SCHWEEN

February 14, 2012

EDWARD SCHWEEN Sadly we lost a gentle soul on the evening of Tuesday, February 14, 2012. Edward Schween passed away peacefully at Deer Lodge Centre in Winnipeg at the age of 93 years. Left to mourn, with broken hearts, is his wife of 63 years of marriage, Thelma; grandson, Matthew (Shannon); granddaughter, Chelsea (Brodie); daughter-in-law, Giselle; as well he will be sadly missed by his Robinson in-laws, especially Gordon and Elaine and their children and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his much loved only child, Rick, in December, 2010, at Ingolf, Ontario. In compliance with Ed’s wishes, there will be no Funeral Service and his ashes will join Rick’s near the shoreline at Ingolf. The Schween family would like to thank the staff of Tower 7, Deer Lodge Centre, for their unlimited compassion, loving hands and caring hearts. Flowers are gratefully declined. If you so wish, donations may be made in Ed’s memory to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, Manitoba Chapter, 350 St. Mary Ave., Winnipeg, MB R3C 3J2 or the Deer Lodge Centre Foundation, 2109 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg MB R3J 0L3.   As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on February 18, 2012