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Rosina Bertha (Warrington) Minchin

1935 ~ 2021 (age 86)

Obituary

MINCHIN

Rosina Bertha (Warrington)

May 5, 1935 – August 27, 2021

With heavy hearts the family of Rosina Minchin are saddened to announce her passing at the Kindersley Integrated Health Centre on Aug 27, 2021 at 86 years of age.

          Rosina was born May 5, 1935 to John E. & Clara Warrington at Loverna, SK.  She went to school in the Loverna area. Her first job was at a young age working in her father’s General Store. 

          In 1954, she married Bill Minchin and they had 5 children.  In 1967, they moved the family to Kindersley. 

          She was strong, determined, independent and a good provider as Dad was on the road for work most of the time.  Use to contributing, she did in-home daycare.  Many of the children she looked after came to know her as “Auntie Chick” as well as many others.

          Once her own kids got older, she worked at Sunset Lodge, then the Kindersley Nursing Home, and later Heritage Manor as a cook.

          Mom took great pride in her home & family providing us with a warm, loving home. We thoroughly enjoyed sharing with friends and family, everyone was always welcome!

          Rosina enjoyed playing & coaching softball, curling, gardening, traveling and playing games.  She was an active member of CWL (Catholic Women’s League) for over 50 years and the Kindersley Oil Wives Club for more than 35 years.

          Rosina was pre-deceased by her husband of more than 60 years Bill Minchin, her parents John E. & Clara Warrington, eldest brother John B. Warrington and son-in-law Edward Desjarlais.

          Left to cherish her memory are her children, Doug (Merlaine) Minchin, Wendy (Joe) Critchlow, Pat Desjarlais, Mona (Lyle) Graham, and Janet (Rob) Faichuk.  Also, her youngest brother Marlyn (Mary) Warrington, sister-in-law Mary P. (John) Warrington, 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grand children, and numerous nieces and nephews.

          An evening of Prayer held on August 31, 2021 and a Funeral Mass on Sept 1, 2021 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, followed by luncheon and then internment in Loverna Cemetery.

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Services

Prayer Service
Tuesday
August 31, 2021

7:30 PM
St. Joseph s Catholic Church

Funeral Mass
Wednesday
September 1, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Joseph s Catholic Church

Donations

Loverna Cemetery Club
Box 30, Loverna SK S0L 1Y0
Tel: 1-306-968-2760

Charitable organization, Business Number: 890434392RR0001

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Box 40, Kindersley SK S0L 1S0
Tel: 1-306-463-2306
Email: saintjosephs@gmail.com

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