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THREE TIME HALL OF FAMER PASSES

ROLAND CHRISTOPHER BRUYERE

December 23, 1971 - January 27, 2024

We are saddened to announce the sudden passing of Roland Bruyere on January 27, 2024 at the age of 52. Rolly was a proud husband, father, and grandpa. Roland was predeceased by his mother Alma; paternal grandparents, Minnie and Alex; maternal grandparents, Angele and William; brother Trevor; and in-laws, Angie and Denny. He leaves to mourn his wife Lily; sons, Coty, Nolan, Roland Jr. (Tiannah); stepsons, Glenn and Lynden (Dana); grandchildren, Allister, Zayden, Haisley; father Calvin; siblings, Neil, Connie (Curtis), Blake (Sheila), Corinne, Theresa, Rhoda (Sherman), Moira (Lyle), Brunson (Jordan); in-laws, Theresa (Wade), Henry (Angie), Stan (Jacquie) and Kenny (Sarah); as well numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Rolly was an avid lacrosse player. He began his lacrosse career in the 80s, went on to win multiple championships and was inducted into the Manitoba Lacrosse Hall of Fame on three occasions. Roland attended Sagkeeng Anicinabe High School and graduated in 1990 alongside his brother Trevor. Rolly also served the City of Winnipeg as a firefighter for many years. Roland married the love of his life, Lily on August 26, 2017. Rolly and Lily shared a beautiful love that many adored. Roland was working as a power line assembler/erector for Forbes Bros. for the last ten years. Wake services are being held at 54 Bruyere Point Road, Sagkeeng First Nation, MB from February 9 to 12, 2024. Funeral will be held on Monday, February 12, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. at the St. Alexander Roman Catholic Church, Sagkeeng First Nation, MB. Interment to follow in the church cemetery Condolences may be sent to the family c/o Spirit Road Funeral Services Inc., PO Box 200, Fort Alexander, Manitoba, R0E 0P0, 204-340-6490.

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