Brian Wilson of Bakers Narrows passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 18, 2019 after a short battle with cancer.
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Brian was predeceased by his son Darryl in 2013 and by his sister, Karen Molnar, in 2017. He is survived by his partner, Gail Seigel, daughter Marilyn (Loretta), brother Jack Chrisp (Sue), sister Channa Senyk (Garry), brother-in-law, Steve Molnar, grandchildren Josh, Johneah, Jayla and their mother Darlene, grandchildren Jonathan and Chantal Wilson and many nieces and nephews. Brian is also survived by his special cousins in England, Anne Black and David and Norma Wilson.
Brian was born in Lowick, Northumberland, England and came to Canada in his early teens. He worked in the Zinc Plant until his retirement in 1997. Brian loved hunting, fishing, curling and his sled dogs. After his health prevented him from doing these activities, he enjoyed playing bridge, his flower gardens and creating wonderful cross-stitch creations which will be cherished by his family. Brian also spent hundreds of hours building different types of R/C model aircraft which he enjoyed flying.
In keeping with Brian’s wishes, cremation has taken place with a private family service at a later date.
Should friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Northern Neighbours Foundation, PO Box 802, Flin Flon, MB R8A 1N6.
Online condolences may be made at www.dadsonfuneralhome.com
Northern Manitoba’s only crematorium, Dadson Funeral Home & Crematorium, is entrusted with the arrangements. 204-687-5821
At this time we would like to thank everyone who supported us with visits, flowers, cards, food, phone calls and messages of comfort. We truly appreciated the staff on the third floor at the FFGH for the care they gave Brian. Thanks, Amber, for all your TLC. Also a huge thank you to the Pharmasave, Main Street staff for all your help, advice and personalized service with Brian’s medications. Our family would also like to say a big thanks to Katy and Leslie for always being there for us, be it early morning, during the day or night to take shifts or give us breaks. Your conversation and cheerful nature certainly added to our days. Thank you also goes out to Dana and his staff at Dadson Funeral Home for your professional care, support and guidance.