Proudly Serving the Winnipeg Community

Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. We are an independent family-owned funeral service and cremation provider. Our web site will give you information about us and the services we provide. If you have any questions or would like to share suggestions on how we could improve our site, we would appreciate hearing from you.

Cropo Funeral Chapel was founded in 1957 by Sir Thomas B. Cropo who was the driving force of the chapel until his death in 1998.Through the hard work and dedication of the Cropo family, Cropo Funeral Chapel has become the largest independently owned funeral chapel in Manitoba. Since its inception, the chapel has operated at 1442 Main Street in Winnipeg.

In 2006 John Leggat became owner and president of Cropo Funeral Chapel. John has extensive experience in working with families and communities; his background includes working with families with disabilities, the child welfare system, child day care and employment and income assistance services. He was the Acting Assistant Deputy Minister for Family Services and Housing with the Manitoba Government.  John’s family service, management and funeral experience will ensure families at Cropo Funeral Chapel receive personalized and caring service. He has continued with the Cropo tradition of supporting the community and the people of Winnipeg that Sir Thomas Cropo started 50 years ago.

John Leggat
Owner and President


There are some very good reasons why you should consider pre-arrangement. Please call us at 204-586-8044 to set up an appointment with a caring professional.