On March 4, 2018 at the St. Boniface Hospital, Lela Euralene Ifill passed away at the age of 81. Lela was born Aug 30 1936 and was the eldest of ten children. She immigrated to Canada in the mid 60’s and married Carlisle in 1967.
Lela spent over 30 years as a dorm mom at The Manitoba School for the Deaf and was a member of the Afro-Caribbean Assoc. of Manitoba. She was a member of Calvary Temple and was heavily involved in the choir, prayer chain, and Billy Graham ministries.
Lela is survived by her husband of 50 years, Carlisle, her son Michael, daughter-in-law Jennifer, and granddaughter Sienna as well as many other family members and friends.
Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Friday March 16, 2018 at Calvary Temple, 440 Hargrave Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba. Interment Glen Eden Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers or other gifts, a donation can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association of Manitoba.< back to obituary listing