It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Colin "Chico" on January 9, 2020 at the Brandon Regional Health Centre.
Colin was born on December 14, 1970 in Roblin, MB. He was the first born son to Joseph Laurence and Emily May (nee Azure) Paul. Colin attended school at Roblin Elementary, Goose Lake High School and Keewatin Community College. He took an interest in welding in high school and then followed through with his education, becoming a journeyman welder, working for a number of years at Roblin Welding & Repair in Roblin, Manitoba.
He was friends to many people including his best friends, Glen Jerome, Grant Cockerill, Clayton, Patrick Troxler and Tracy McGillvray, Lance Coulter and Riley Tyschinski.
Colin had joined the Roblin Hero Club, once again making new friends. The Hero Club made a positive outlook for Colin. They took him on field trips, BBQ's and many other outings. His hobbies were gaming online, fishing, hunting, card collecting and making new friends every where he went. Everyone knew him as friendly, outgoing and always had a smile for all to see.
Growing up Colin lived in many areas; San Clara, Boggy Creek, Dauphin, The Pas and Roblin and eventually made Roblin Residence his home.
Colin was pre-deceased by his parents, Laurence and Emily; both grandparents, Molly and Arthur Azure, Joseph and Victoria; his aunts, Annette, Nellie, Lillian and his uncles, Bud, George, Victor and cousins, Wilma, Douglas, JJ and Coty.
He will be sadly missed by his family, sisters, Kim (Ron) and her children, Victoria, Nathan (Sausha) and soon to be great nephew; Aleta (Laurie) and brother, Kevin " Mouse" (Jesse) and his son, John. His aunts, Elsa, Sheila (David), uncle, Jack (Melissa), Alvin (Cathy), aunt Rosella (Bill); uncles Harvey, Lenese (Linda) and an abundance of cousins.
A Funeral Service was held on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at 1:00 pm from Sneath-Strilchuk Roblin Chapel in Roblin, Manitoba with Pastor Randy Moffit officiating. Pallbearers were Werner, Natalie, Clayton, and Patrick Troxler, Tracy McGillvray and Grant Cockerill. Honorary Pallbearers are his co-workers from the Roblin Welding & Repair, The Roblin Hero Club and all the Homecare Workers; Urn Bearer was Werner Troxler.
A big thank you to Brandon Regional Health Care Centre for the care that Colin had received while in your care.
If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made in memory of Colin Paul to the Diabetes Canada (Manitoba & Nunavut) 401-1 Wesley Avenue Winnipeg, MB R3C 4C6 www.diabetes.ca.
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