SPRIGINGS, Howard Charles Born in Flin Flon, Manitoba on August 10, 1938, passed away peacefully on September 3, 2018. Beloved husband of Madeleine. Loving Father of Brent, Warren, Lora, Tara and Mark. Proud Grandfather of Lauren, Hayley, Dawson, Carter, Hunter, Russell, Michaela, Jackson, Meghan, Mason, Addison, Ella and Hanna. Oldest and last surviving child of Gordon and Dorothy Sprigings. Brother to Edward (Teddy) and Joan.
Howard dedicated over 25 years to the Government of Canada and will be remembered for his love of reading, making waffles, painting, landscaping, weeding, learning French, golfing, vacuuming, fixing things, suntanning, butter, salt & pepper, ice-cream, cherry pie, and sense of humor.
A special thank you to all the staff at Ideal Caregivers 4 U for their excellent care and to the second-floor staff at Colonel By Retirement home and Bayshore Home Healthcare for their devoted care over the years.
A private ceremony will be held at Mount Royal Cemetery on September 17, 2018.