January 25, 2012

WILHEMINE (MINNIE) EMILY TOMLINSON (nee NIEMAN) Peacefully on Wednesday, January 25, 2012, our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed away at the Grace Hospital at the age of 81 years. Left to forever cherish Mom’s memory are her children, Gail, Heather, Neil (Debi), Debbie (Brent), and Darlene (Jim); grandchildren, Michael (Kristen), Lee (Nicole), Jaime (Mark), Keri (Dave), Matthew, Jed, Jessie, Jenna and Jared; great-grandchildren, Cody, Dillan, Taylor, Adison and Brady. She was predeceased by her husband Ewan and great-granddaughter, Brittany. In compliance with Mom’s wishes, no formal Funeral Service will be held and a private family gathering will take place at a later date. The family would like to thank the staff of the 3rd floor at the Grace Hospital and a special thanks to Mom’s wonderful home care workers. In lieu of flowers, donations in Minnie’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 200 6 Donald Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 0K6.   As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on January 28, 2012