In Memory

We have lost many fellow Alumni over the years. Our thoughts go out to the friends and family of all those who have been part of the history of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber organization.

If you know of a Blue Bomber Alumnus who has recently passed on, please let us know so that we can honor their memory on this page.

2017

John Stroppa (Halfback, 1949-51) Don "Sleepy" Knowles (Halfback, 1950-51)
Stan Kaluznick (Fullback, 1948)

2016

Matt Pearce (Fullback, 1989-1995) Tom Muecke (Quarterback, 1986-88) Ray Ash (Guard / Linebacker, 1961-64) Steve Buchko (Guard / Tackle, 1945-46) Peter Martell (Running Back / Linebacker, 1981) Jerry Maslowsky (Sales & Mktg Executive, 2000-14)
Sherwyn Thorson (Guard, 1962-68) Bill MacDermott (Asst Coach, 1997) Jane Garvie (Receptionist, 1986-97) Antonio Armstrong (Linebacker, 2000-01) Neill Armstrong (WR/DB, 1951 & 53-54) Joe Zaleski (QB, 1952-54; Coach 1958-69)

2015

Coach Allie Sherman (Head Coach, 1954-1956) Mack "Mini Mac" Herron (Running Back 1971-1972)
Shawn Coates (Director of Media & P.R., 2000-2004)

2014

Steve Patrick Hugh Turnbull Bill Frank Dick Thornton
Bill Boivin Bill Quinter (Director of Player Personnel, 1987-1989) Ian McTavish

2013

R. Barry McQueen Ron Meadmore Jeffrey Croonen William "Biff" Fliss Ron Lancaster Jr.
Leo Lewis, "The Lincoln Locomotive" Pete Thodos Jesse Thomas Dave Kocourek

2012

Sharon Mollons - Receptionist Doug MacIver Al Brenner Cal Murphy Martin Mitchell Glenn McWhinney Coach Bud Riley Doug Johnston Martin Patton
Art Tooley Larry Desjardins Warren Hudson Brian Palmer Lorne Benson Coach Bill Stewart Stu Douglas Trevor Williams Jack Woodward

2011

Herb Gray Richard "Ricky" Bell Harry Fitzgibbons Coach Richard Harris R.P. "Buddy" Tinsley Eugene "Gene" Wlasiuk
Jack Matheson Pat Martin Ken Bishop Ken Hildahl Jack Robinson Jim Conroy

2010

Bud Korchak Gabriel Fulbright Frank Rigney Val Belcher Peter Ribbins
Garland Warren Ken Davey Darrius Watson Bruce Robinson

2009

Charlie Shepard Randy Halsall Doug Strong
Roger Savoie Jack Stephens Alfred Forkheim

2008

George Depres Earl Lunsford Eagle Day Jim Foubister
Tyrone Jones George Motoch Orest Yakimischak Robert Plaxton

2007

Terry Hind Harvey Scrivener Orlando Bobo Melford Wilson Bob Padilla Harvey Nairn
William "Buck" Rogers Charles "Chuck" Badcock Jim Gilstrap Nick Benjamin Steve Rodehutskors Ernest Becker

2006

Richard Richardson Joe Faragalli Rose McCallum
York Hentschel Al "Pappy" Vickery

2005

Bobby Thompson
Chuck Harrison

2004

Patrick Hinton Frank Fraser
Gord Fordyce Steve Shiska

2002

Dr. Tom Casey Wenty Young
Alan Varnes Lester Brinkley

2001

Benji Dial Bill MacQuarrie
Sam Diamond Ronald Mark Vaccher

2000

Anthony McNally Norm Gellar - #22 1943, 45, 47, 49 Johnn Westrum - #50 1947, 48
Jack McMahon Ed Ulmer - #22/24 1965-71

1999

Dave Burkholder - #52 1958-64 Father "Wilf" Daniels - #28 1941, 64 Cec Luining - #73/57 1954-63 Dan Summers - #35 1945
Walter "Chick" Chikowski - #34 1940, 43, 46, 47 George Druxman - #43 1955-63 Ed Pollack - #44 1945 "Cactus" Jack Wells - Media

1997

Keith Pearce

1995

Ernie Kuzyk

1993

Jim Spavital
Rae Ross

1989

H. Ernest "Ernie" Williams

1985

Ollie Bakken

1984

Allan Passman

1978

John Senst

1970

Roger Hagberg

1956

Calvin Jones

Year Unknown

Farrel Funston