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Harriet Louise PresserAge: 63 years19382001

Name
Harriet Louise Presser
Given names
Harriet Louise
Surname
Presser
Married name
Harriet Louise Phillips
Birth June 18, 1938 25 24
Baptism July 10, 1938 (Age 22 days)
Marriage of parentsOrval Harold PresserAnna KullView this family
Type: Religious marriage
about 1938
Death of a maternal grandmotherEmma Janke
July 7, 1950 (Age 12 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherGustav “George” Kull
December 5, 1976 (Age 38 years)
Address: Salvation Army Golden West Centennial Lodge 811 School Rd. Winnipeg, MB http://www.goldenwestlodge.ca/
Death of a motherAnna Kull
October 2, 1997 (Age 59 years)
Note: The newspaper clipping is from the Winnipeg Free Press, date unknown.
Death of a fatherOrval Harold Presser
February 5, 2000 (Age 61 years)
Date of entry in original source: February 9, 2000
Text:
ORVAL HAROLD PRESSER Peacefully on February 5, 2000 at the St. Boniface Hospital, Orval Presser entered his eternal rest. Orval was born December 2, 1912 in St. Paul, Minn. and came to Canada as an infant. He lived most of his life in Winnipeg. He was a lifelongmember of Holy Cross Lutheran Church. During his lifetime he worked at a variety of jobs, the last of which was with the City of Winnipeg. He enjoyed 22 years of retirement. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends and loved to regalethem with many stories and jokes. Orval was predeceased by his wife Anna, of 62 years, in October 1997 and his parents. He leaves to mourn his passing his daughter Harriet Phillips, son-in-law George; grandchildren, Laurie, David (Joanne)great-grandson Joshua; sisters-in-law, Tina and Rose; brother-in-law Ernie (Eileen) and many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service to celebrate Orval's life will be held at the Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 708McCalman Ave., Winnipeg on Friday, February 11 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. R. Kruesel officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Holy Cross Lutheran Church Building Fund or charity of your choice. The family extends their sincere thanks and appreciation to Doctors Ludwig and Lerner, Tanya Houlihan and the nurses and orderlies on 5A, also Mrs. Joan Honer and staff on the Palliative Care Unit at St. Boniface for their compassionate care of Orval. NEIL BARDAL INC. 949-2200 www.nbardal.mb.ca
Death December 2, 2001 (Age 63 years)
Cause of death: Amyloidosis
Citation details: Obituary: HARRIET PHILLIPS
Date of entry in original source: December 4, 2001
Text:
http://www.passagesmb.com/obituary_details.cfm?ObitID=65546 HARRIET LOUISE PHILLIPS (nee PRESSER) On Sunday, December 2, 2001 Harriet passed away peacefully at Health Sciences Centre. She was predeceased by her parents, Orval and Anne. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her husband George, daughter Laurie, son Dave and wife Joanne and her two precious grandchildren, Joshua and Nicholas. She also leaves tomourn numerous friends and family members. Harriet was born in Winnipeg June 18, 1938. She attended Lord Selkirk High School and in 1959 married George, her husband of 42 years. She worked for a short period of time but after giving birth to her children, she decided to leave her joband become a full-time mom. She was an active member of Holy Cross for 20 years, Immanuel Lutheran Church for 10 years and Epiphany Lutheran for 30 years. She was a member of the Ladies Group and sang in the church choir. Harriet loved spendingtime with friends and family, in particular, doting on her two grandkids. A special "thank you"goes out to Dr. Werier as well as the staff on H4 at HSC who took such good care of Mom. Also to the wonderful supportive friends and family who spent time comforting Mom and us. We could not have made it through thisdifficult time without your love and support. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m. at the Epiphany Lutheran Church, 200 Dalhousie Dr. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Epiphany Lutheran Church Memorial fund. Thank you for being a wonderful Nana, we will always remember you. Josh and Nicholas. Thank-you for always seeing the best in me. I love you and miss you. Joanne. Mom with your tremendous love and support, you shaped us into the adults we are today. You can rest in peace knowing that we will be fine. We love you now and will miss you forever. Laurie and Dave. I love you Hon and will miss you dearly. George.
Note:
More information about Amyloidosis: http://www.medicinenet.com/amyloidosis/article.htm
Burial December 6, 200111:00 am (4 days after death)
Note:
Memorial Service Epiphany Lutheran Church 200 Dalhousie Dr. Winnipeg, Mb. Harriet's ashes are interred in the Lasting Memories Indoor Niche at Glen Lawn Memorial gardens. 49.848119, -97.047272
Religion
Lutheran

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father
mother
Marriage: about 1938Winnipeg, MB, CAN
6 months
herself
Harriet Louise Presser
Birth: June 18, 1938 25 24Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Death: December 2, 2001Winnipeg, MB, CAN

DeathWinnipeg Free Press - Passages Manitoba
Citation details: Obituary: HARRIET PHILLIPS
Date of entry in original source: December 4, 2001
Text:
http://www.passagesmb.com/obituary_details.cfm?ObitID=65546 HARRIET LOUISE PHILLIPS (nee PRESSER) On Sunday, December 2, 2001 Harriet passed away peacefully at Health Sciences Centre. She was predeceased by her parents, Orval and Anne. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her husband George, daughter Laurie, son Dave and wife Joanne and her two precious grandchildren, Joshua and Nicholas. She also leaves tomourn numerous friends and family members. Harriet was born in Winnipeg June 18, 1938. She attended Lord Selkirk High School and in 1959 married George, her husband of 42 years. She worked for a short period of time but after giving birth to her children, she decided to leave her joband become a full-time mom. She was an active member of Holy Cross for 20 years, Immanuel Lutheran Church for 10 years and Epiphany Lutheran for 30 years. She was a member of the Ladies Group and sang in the church choir. Harriet loved spendingtime with friends and family, in particular, doting on her two grandkids. A special "thank you"goes out to Dr. Werier as well as the staff on H4 at HSC who took such good care of Mom. Also to the wonderful supportive friends and family who spent time comforting Mom and us. We could not have made it through thisdifficult time without your love and support. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m. at the Epiphany Lutheran Church, 200 Dalhousie Dr. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Epiphany Lutheran Church Memorial fund. Thank you for being a wonderful Nana, we will always remember you. Josh and Nicholas. Thank-you for always seeing the best in me. I love you and miss you. Joanne. Mom with your tremendous love and support, you shaped us into the adults we are today. You can rest in peace knowing that we will be fine. We love you now and will miss you forever. Laurie and Dave. I love you Hon and will miss you dearly. George.
Death
More information about Amyloidosis: http://www.medicinenet.com/amyloidosis/article.htm
Burial
Memorial Service Epiphany Lutheran Church 200 Dalhousie Dr. Winnipeg, Mb. Harriet's ashes are interred in the Lasting Memories Indoor Niche at Glen Lawn Memorial gardens. 49.848119, -97.047272