April 27, 2020 posted by Candace & Helge By

Former Charolais breeder passes

Ernie Bayduza, Breezy Dawn Farm, Dauphin, MB passed away April 21st at the age of 81 after a long battle with cancer and his wife  Alvina (Al) isn’t well now battling brain cancer. Ernie and Al were in the Charolais business for about 20 years before they dispersed in 2014 due to health issues. He was very active in his community as Reeve, Conservation board, 4-H and the Dauphin Ag society where he was president for many years and helped spear head the Manitoba Heart of Canada shows and CCYA Conference when it was held there in 2002. Ernie also sat on the Manitoba Charolais Association board of directors for six years until 2015 including a couple years as 1st Vice-President. A private burial will take palce and a Celebration of life will be announced and set for a later date due to the Coronavirus protocols..