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Funeral announcement for:  Ernie Currie of Portage la Prairie

Funeral date and time:  March 9, 2016 at 1:30



Ernie Currie of Portage la Prairie, MB, beloved husband of Janice Currie, passed away at the Portage District General Hospital, on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 with family at his side.


Predeceased by his parents, Hugh and Jessie Currie of Portage. He leaves to mourn his passing his wife Janice, two daughters: Jill Currie (Danny McFadden) of Portage and Cheryl (Danny) Melo of Winnipeg and precious grandson, Parker. Also surviving are: brothers, Bob (Marge) of Flin Flon, Raymond (Heather) of Minnedosa, and several nieces and nephews, and also cousins in Northern Ireland and Scotland.

He was dearly loved and will be sadly missed by his family and friends.


Memorial service will be held in the chapel of the Omega Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 1:30 PM with Wilma Shirriff officiating.

Interment will take place at a later date in Hillside Cemetery.

Should friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Central Plains Cancer Care Services, 318 Saskatchewan Ave. E., Portage la Prairie, MB, R1N 0K8

or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 200-310 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB, R3C 0S6.


The Omega Funeral Home in care of the arrangements.