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Publication: Victoria Times Colonist
Issue: June 1989
Title: Obituary - Oscar Winquist
WINQUIST - Oscar Gustav Joubert, peacefully June 1, 1989 in Royal Jubilee Hospital. Oscar was born in Poplar Point, Manitoba, April 19, 1900. He was married to his now departed wife, Agnes Juul (December 2, 1986) in Vancouver in 1935 and went directly to Youbou and lived there nearly 40 years, moving to Victoria in 1974. Oscar leaves behind his loving family: sons Norman of Victoria, Robert of London, England and one daughter, Audrey Ballegeer and husband Henry of Cassidy, eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren; brother, Otto in Sweden plus many nieces, nephews and friends living in various parts including Youbou and Cowichan areas. Memorial service, Fairfield United Church, Thursday June 8, at 2:00 p.m., Rev. John Davidson officiating, Rev. Harold Wingfield giving the eulogy. Flowers are gratefully declined. Those so wishing may make a donation in Oscar's memory to a charity of their choice. Cremation Arrangments through Memorial Society of B.C. and First Memorial Funeral Services.