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Donovan Douglas Wells

May 25, 1958 ~ February 2, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Donovan Wells Obituary

Suddenly on February 2nd 2024, Donovan Douglas Wells entered into rest at the age of 65 years with his son Blaine by his side in the generational home that he had lived in most of his life.

After finishing his schooling, Donovan left home to work in the oil fields in Alberta. He, however, never lost the connection to his roots on the family farm and returned to share the workload with his Dad and Mum. He loved the farm and doted on his cattle all his life.

Donovan married and had three much loved children: Barrett, Blaine, and Hilary. He had a natural affinity for children and dogs. He loved them and they loved him back. His two grandsons were the most treasured part of his life!

He was, also, blessed to have a group of lifelong friends. They were a constant in his life through the good times and the rough times; the Nutriem crew (where he worked seasonally), the Adriaansen coffee group, and his Wellwood crew. Some friends helped him navigate the technology of his phone always and whenever he needed it. The pranks that they pulled on each other were a constant source of entertainment. He cherished every moment!

Donovan had so much left to enjoy whether it was being with his grandchildren, working on the farm, or sharing time with family and friends.

He is survived by his two sons and daughter:

Barrett (Tallia Reginald) Wells

Blaine (Corbie) Wells: Grandsons Brooks and Calder

Hilary Wells

His two sisters:

Lois (Case) Watson                           Lani (Jason) LaFrance

                                                           Emmitt

                                                           Mikayla 

 

                                                           Katie (Chris) Howard

                                                           Paisley

                                                           Marsden

 

                                                          Kendall Watson (Collin Heap)

                                                          Thomas

 

                                                          Becci Watson (Sam Munckhof-Swain)

                                                          Shea

                                                          Jules

                                                          Van

 

Joan (Neil) Moffatt                             Chris Moffatt

 

                                                            Marilyn (Stuart) Enns

                                                             Emily

                                                             Matthew 

 

                                                               Kelsey Wilson (Ty Shannon)

                                                               Arabella

                                                               Grier

Uncle Alan Wells and his wife Muriel

Donovan was predeceased by:

His parents Doug and Velma Wells

Infant Grandson Dax Wells

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Services

Celebration of Life
Friday
February 23, 2024

2:00 PM
Brookdale Community Hall
421 McNaughton Ave.
Brookdale, MB R0K 0G0

Donations

Heart & Stroke Foundation of Manitoba
1379 Kenaston Blvd., Winnipeg MB R3P 2T5

STARS Air Ambulance
155 West Hangar Road, Winnipeg MB R3J3Z1
Email: donations@stars.ca
Web: https://stars.ca/ways-to-donate/ab/

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