Gertrude PENNER

Gertrude Penner age 91 years, passed away in peace on Sunday May 5th, 2013. She is survived and will be dearly missed by her family, Steve (Colleen) Penner, Rita (Vern) Pankratz, Myra (Albert) Dykstra, Dan (Laurel) Penner, Simon deBoer and Alison Draney (Rob Hambly); daughter-in-law Karen Penner; 18 grandchildren: Kimberly (Duane) Vader, Heidi Penner, Bradley Penner (Ashley), Shelly Penner, Corinne (Roger) Stewart, Jonathan Penner, Andrea (Dave) Porter, Anthony (Bonnie) Pankratz, Justin (Alison) Pankratz, Christopher (Danielle) Pankratz, Julie (Brent) Wasson, Amy (Rick) Kohut, Nicholas (Rachelle) Dykstra, Liam Penner, Shaymus Penner, Timothy deBoer, Colby Draney and Colin Draney; 19 great grandchildren: Ward, Levi, Kaiden, Raeann, Connor, Eric, Madelyn, Alyvia, Graycen, Rohnyn, Claire, Rachel, Evan, Sophia, Chase, Danielle, Trevor, Hunter and Griffin. Gertrude is survived by her sisters: Marie, Sarah, Ordina, and brothers Aaron and David and their families and is predeceased by her husband Johann and son Curtis. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Menno Home Hospital for their compassionate care. A celebration of her life will be held Friday, May 10 at 2:30 p.m. at Immanuel Fellowship Baptist Church, 2950 Blue Jay Street, Abbotsford with a reception to follow. Online condolences to the family may be made to:

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