Balabook, Naikles

BALABOOK – The body of Naikles Balabook was found i his residence near Jenner on December 8, 1972. He is believed to have been dead for several days, He was 81 years of age.

He was born in Austria and came with his grandparents to Manitoba, homesteaded in the British Block in 1911, moving to Jenner in 1943 where he has resided since.

He served a janitor in the Jenner school from 1958 to 1960.

Funeral service will be held in St, Mary’s Catholic Church in Brooks on Thursday, December 14 at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. F. Mongeau officiating. Interment will follow in the Brooks Cemetery.

Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Brooks Bulletin  December 13, 1972      Roll 21  Image  318