Verel Dunkley

Obituary of Verel Dunkley

Please share a memory of Verel to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.


February 14, 1932 - August 28, 2022


Peacefully on August 28, 2022, at Fred Douglas Lodge in Winnipeg, Verel Dunkley went to meet her Heavenly Father to whom she dedicated her life to.


She was predeceased by her mother Rebecca Lawrence (Jamaica), oldest daughter Jean Stethford (Jamaica), grandson Steven McGuigan (Victoria) and son-in-law Edwin McGuigan (Victoria).

She leaves her son Rexford Livingston Carter “Pablo”(Hope), daughter Audrey McGuigan, and youngest son Barrington Simms.


Verel had grandchildren from Jamaica and New York as well as here in Canada spanning from Manitoba to British Columbia.

She visited her grandchildren in Jamaica as often as she could over the years. Hope Campbell, Sophia Peterson and Romeo Wilson.

Her grandchildren in Canada, Dionne Cunningham (Leighton), Nikoma McDonald, Kesi Chudey, Jeremiah Carter, Exodus Terry, Mikayla Carter, and Toshala Carter.

She also had 19 great grandchildren.


Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at Calvary Temple’s Buntain Chapel at 400 Hargrave Street at 1:00 p.m. With a private interment to follow.


The family would like to graciously thank the nurses and caregivers at Fred Douglas Lodge. We are truly grateful for the care and attention given to mom.

In Lieu of Flowers please donate to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Manitoba Schizophrenia Society or a charity of your choice.


A Memorial Tree was planted for Verel
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at 1442 Main Street
Share Your Memory of