On March 17, 2012, at Seven Oaks Hospital, Flora Ann Hine began her final journey into eternity. Flo is survived by her sisters Gladys McCallum (Winnipeg) and Beulah Mowat (Edmonton). She was predeceased by her husband Stan Hine (1985), her sister Vera Mowat (l985), her brother-in-law Ross McCallum (l989), and her parents Jacob Mowat (l974) and Mabel Mowat (1954).
Flo was born on Lot 110, East St. Paul, July 15, l924. She attended Donald McLeod Elementary School and East Kildonan Collegiate. She married Stan on September 24, 1947; they settled in East St. Paul in October 1959. Flo’s early work experience was with Eaton’s Mail Order. She retired from Manitoba Health Services in 1986 after 33 years of service.
Flo was also an active member of St. John’s Anglican Cathedral for the past 43 years. She was an Oblate of St. Benedict’s Monastery, Winnipeg since 1994. Flo had many interests, from sports to reading. Travelling was of particular interest; the only continent she had not visited was Antarctica. Upon her retirement, Flo became an active member in East St. Paul 55+ Centre.
The Order for the Burial of the Dead with Holy Communion will be held on Thursday, 22 March 2012, at St. John’s Cathedral, 135 Anderson Avenue, Winnipeg. Officiating will the Very Rev. Paul N. Johnson. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Private interment to be held at a later date.