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Ross "Pinky" Clifford Birch

December 18, 1943 ~ June 8, 2019 (age 75)


Surrounded by loved ones, Ross passed away at the Neepawa Hospital on Saturday June 8, 2019 at the age of 75 years. 

Ross leaves to mourn his wife Madeline of 50 years and her son Rob, wife Ang and granddaughter Kenzie; his brother Don and Family; sister in laws Sharon, Nancy, Penny; brother in law Frank Seddon; nephew Dave Seddon; the Clarke Family; Pat, Tom, Bob, Mary, Sheila and spouses, and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his parents Tom and Claudine; sister Lois; brothers Art, Bruce, Gerald, Keith; sister in laws Charlotte and Dianne; brother in law Larry Foxon; and his dog Nipper.  

Ross was born on December 18, 1943 in Neepawa Manitoba and grew up in the Birnie district.  He worked for Neepawa Plumbing and later started his business Birch's Plumbing and Heating of Neepawa for several years.  Later he returned to the family farm where he loved the country.  On his hobby farm he raised a few cattle, planted a large garden, he loved all wildlife, his cats and his dog Nipper.  Ross enjoyed fishing, camping and family gatherings and in his younger years, played ball with the Birnie Braves.  

The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and support staff for the wonderful care Ross received.  


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Funeral Service
June 15, 2019

11:00 AM
Neepawa United Church


Neepawa District Palliative Care Service
Box 1240, Neepawa, Manitoba R0J 1H0,

Beautiful Plains Community Foundation
Box 486, Neepawa, Manitoba R0J 0T0,

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