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120 Hwy 10A W
Flin Flon, MB R8A 1N5
Phone: 204-687-5821
Fax: 204-687-4058
Derek Rideout

Derek Rideout

Sunday, February 16th, 1958 - Sunday, October 4th, 2020
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Obituary

It is with great sadness that we announce the recent passing of Derek Rideout, age 62 years. Derek died suddenly on October 4, 2020 in Flin Flon after a brief battle with cancer.

Derek was born on February 16, 1958 in Botwood, Newfoundland. He was the fourth of seven children born to Vivian & Wilmore Rideout. He was married to Nadine Takacs who was his partner in life for almost 40 years at the time of his passing.

Derek is survived by his wife Nadine; 2 children: Candise and Amie (Matt); 3 grandchildren: Michael, Kennedy and Benjamin; his mother, Vivian; siblings: Ed (Lois), Marilyn, Dale (Val), Vicky, Val (Doug) & Melvin (Toni) and numerous other nieces and nephews.

Derek worked as an underground miner at HBM&S before joining the family business, Timber Lane Construction and then branching off on his own with TL Sales & Concrete Pumping. In later years, Derek concentrated his work to mainly bobcat and backhoe services. He was given the nickname, “Bobcatman” by children who would stop to watch him work. He always offered curious kids a chance to sit in the bobcat or give them a ride.

He played hockey and baseball in his younger years and enjoyed the outdoors and hunting. Derek and his wife, Nadine spent a lot of time at their favorite place on earth: their cabin. They both enjoyed travelling, visiting many countries over the years. Their favorite vacation spot was Negril, Jamaica.

A private family service was held October 10, 2020 at St. Ann’s Church in Flin Flon with Majors Al & Barb Bain officiating. Memorial tributes may be made to Canadian Cancer Society at Northern Rainbow’s End, 55 Main St, Flin Flon, MB.

The family would like to take this time and thank everyone who called, texted, sent cards, brought food, flowers, for their prayers and other expressions of sympathy. The family would also like to thank Darren & Dadson Funeral Home and Majors Al & Barb Bain. Thank you all for the support during this difficult time. It has been very much appreciated and will always be remembered.

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” (2 Timothy 4-7)
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    Service will be streamed live via Dadson Funeral Home & Crematorium Ltd. facebook page on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.. If friends so desire memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society c/o Northern Rainbows End, 55 Main Street, Flin Flon, Manitoba, R8A 1J7.

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Lorna Heuchert

Posted at 11:42am
Nadine, please accept my condolences to you and your family. Hugs.
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Diane Therien

Posted at 06:24pm
Dear Nadine & Family, our very deepest condolences on the passing of Derek. Hoping your precious memories will bring you some comfort at this sad time. Tom & Diane Therien
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Sigurd Halldorson

Posted at 10:47pm
So very sorry to hear of Derek’s passing. Many condolences to his family. Knew Derek for many years. Always a ready smile. Hardworking solid guy. He will truly be missed. Sig Halldorson.
 
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Doris Johnston Posted at 11:03pm

Nadine and family. Very sorry to hear of the passing of Derek. Sending my sincere condolences to you and your extended family. Sorry for your loss.
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