Jacob NICKEL

NICKEL, Jacob (Jack). Passed peacefully into the presence of the Lord on July 2, 2012 with his wife Margaret, son Patrick and daughter Sonia at his side. Jack was born in Chortitz, Manitoba to Benjamin and Maria Nickel on September 27, 1927. He will be lovingly remembered by Margaret, his loving wife of 54 years and children Wesley (Carol), Patrick (Benita), Jeffrey (Sherry) and Sonia (Tim) Thiessen; 11 grand children; and 2 great grandchildren. He is also survived by brother Henry and sister Mary Nickel. He was predeceased by his Mom and Dad and brothers Ben and Albert. Jack lived most of his life in Northern BC. He enjoyed fishing on the many fresh water lakes that surrounded our community in Burns Lake. Jack with his wife, spent his last year in Abbotsford where he received better medical care and enjoyed the support of close family and friends during his illness. Celebration of life service will be held Wednesday, July 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Level Ground Mennonite Church, 31216 King Road, Abbotsford. Special thanks to the nurses on the 2nd floor, Rachel and Esther and Drs. Fourie and Mitchinson. On line condolences to the family may be made to www.wiebeandjeskefh.com

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