Leo George Lins was born on February 5, 1947 in Fairholme, SK, and passed away on November 16, 2021. Leo was a husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather. His greatest joy was to be surrounded by his family and grandchildren. He was a dedicated husband and showed a lot of love to his wife Albertine. He devoted his days to visiting her even if he sat outside the window at the Jubilee Home, rain or shine, he was there. Leo was a dedicated father and also a hard working man from a young age instilling those traits to his sons. Nothing brought him more joy than talking to his boys about work. He was a great role model by showing them how to work and provide an honest living for his family. He worked the drilling rigs for 13 years, he worked the oil field pipeline most of his life. He was a caretaker at the St. Walburg arena as well as Onion Lake arena.
Leo is survived by: his loving wife, Albertine of 48 years; his children, Tony Dillon (Carrie) and grandchildren, Shailynn, Keyanne, Kane, Kingston, Kevin Lins (Fennessa)and grandchildren, Fayla (James) and Milani J., Gordon Lins, and grandchildren, Tanner, Tayden, Jenelle and their mother Stephanie, Calvin Lins (Lois) and his grandchild, Jeremy (Shyndal) and great-granddaughter, Sophie; his siblings, Beverly (Gary), Alfred (Linda), Robert (Sheila), Myrna and Merle; his in-laws, Shirley, Fredline (Ross), Tina (Gordon), Matthew (Jody) Anna Marie (Grant),Noreen (Dennis), Rita (Peter), Ruby (Craig), Rosie (Dale), and Dwayne (Anita); and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.
Leo is pre-deceased by: his grandfather, Leo Lins (1946); his grandmother, Annie Lins (1987); his father, Alexander Lins (2005); his mother, Annie Aura Lins (2020); his mother-in-law, Julia Dillon (2013); his father-in-law, Lloyd Dllon (2020); his brothers-in-law, Bill Wolfe (2017) and Tony Glessing (2016); his nephew, Jerry Dillon (1998); and his granddaughter, Jo Jo Wolfe (2016).
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