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Brian Lane Wetherill

March 24, 1948 ~ November 1, 2021 (age 73)


Brian Lane Wetherill passed away with his family by his side at the Brandon Regional Hospital on Monday, November 1st, 2021.

Brian had a tremendous impact on each and every person that was fortunate to meet him. There was not a person that had ever met Brian that could say he didn’t leave a lasting impression. His quick wit and spry sense of humor were well known by his family, friends and caregivers.

Brian grew up on a small farm in Riding Mountain where he began his love for animals which continued throughout his life most notably with his dog, Rex. He also loved to hunt and fish which would continue to be lifelong hobby right up until the day he passed. Brain was a skilled carpenter that could manufacture everything from a pair of glasses to brand new home. He took so much pride in all of his work; especially when one of his children were helping him create a masterpiece.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 49 years, Sandra (Onisimchuk); his beloved children that he was so proud of; Clint (Kay), Kirk (Nicole), and Amber (Eric); his grandchildren Kalle, Matti and Alexis (Wetherill), Kail and Tucker (Hilstrom);his brothers Doug (Jane) Wetherill and Jim Wetherill; Brother-in-law Archie (Lynn) Onisimichuk; Sister-in-laws, Deanna (Wilf) Klassen, Sylvia (Rick) Wilson and Vera (Will) Kolesar; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Brian was predeceased by his parents, Arnold and Ilene (nee Watt) Wetherill; Mother-in-law, Alexsandra (nee Dobchuk) Onisimchuk; Father-in-law, Alexander Onisimchuk; sister, Lorraine Campbell and sister-in-law Doreen (nee Glover) Wetherill.

A memorial service will be held at Riverside Cemetary on Saturday, November 6th, 2021 at 2:00pm. A gathering will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch following the graveside service

Proof of Vaccination and masks are required for the Graveside Service.

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Committal Service


Graveside Service
November 6, 2021

2:00 PM
Riverside Cemetery
1 Smith Dr
Neepawa, MB R0J 1H0


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