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Date of Passing: Sep 09, 2023

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, Roberta Howden on September 9, 2023 at Vista Park Lodge, at the age of 93.

Roberta is survived by her children, Bonnie Bilodeau and Craig Howden; grandchildren, Rena (Kerwyn) Farrell, Reggie Bilodeau (Jennifer Skoleski), Marty Bilodeau; brothers, Murray Lowden, Colin Lowden (Mary Saunders); nieces and nephews, Susan Montgomery (Glen), Dean Postlewaite (Michelle), Cameron Lowden (Laura) and Christopher Lowden.

A private family service has taken place.

You are all good now, Mom.

We love you and Rest in Peace.



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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Sep 16, 2023

Condolences & Memories (7 entries)

  • Bonnie and Craig. So sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She and my mom were such great friends. Julie. - Posted by: Julie Dyck (Smale) (Friend) on: Nov 09, 2023

  • I wanted to send my condolences to the family for this loss. I am the daughter of Patricia Morton whom Roberta went to Nursing school with. I had a number of conversations with Roberta as she wanted to visit my Mom while she was still alive. I always admired that these women who trained as nurses had stayed in touch their whole lives. This speak to their bond and friendship. So sorry to hear of Roberta’s passing. - Posted by: April Morton (Friend) on: Sep 23, 2023

  • My deepest sympathy Bonnie and Craig. Your Mom was a kind and caring person. When my Mom was sick and dying of colon cancer your Mom was there to help and care for my Mom right till the end. Thank you Mrs. Howden! Rest in peace! - Posted by: Tracy Bryson (Friend) on: Sep 17, 2023

  • Bonnie and family: so sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. She was a wonderful woman with a great sense of humor. - Posted by: Linda Plouffe (Friend from back in the day) on: Sep 16, 2023

  • Roberta was a very good friend and I will miss her. I knew her through nursing and Beta Sigma Phi for many years. My daughter and I were in to visit her a short time ago and she still knew who we were. - Posted by: Mary-Jean (Friend) on: Sep 16, 2023

  • My heartfelt condolences to Roberta's family. I remember working with Roberta for years at the Vic, She was the most dedicated, kind person with a wealth of knowledge and experience I had ever met. She was much loved and will be deeply missed, - Posted by: Susan Susan McKague (colleague) on: Sep 16, 2023

  • Bonnie I am so sorry for your loss. I remember going on outing with your family. Allways having a good time. Take care. Dorothy Chapman - Posted by: Dorothy Chapman (friend) on: Sep 16, 2023

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