FEB. 4, 1910 – JAN. 21, 2011
John peacefully went to be with his Lord on Thursday, January 21, 2011 in Abbotsford. He was two weeks shy of his 101’st birthday. He led a full and satisfied life, and was thankful to the end. He was predeceased by his wife Tryntje and his son Jim, and sons-in-law Bill and Art. He was loved, and will be remembered by his daughter Jenny of Abbotsford BC; son Bernie (Margaret) Georgetown, Ont., daughter Esther of Abbotsford; daughter Margaret (Fred) of Lethbridge, Alberta; 17 grandchildren and 17 great grand- children. A celebration of dad’s life was held at New Life CRC on Delair Road., Abbotsford. The family wishes to thank the staff at the Menno Hospital for their exceptional love, care, & respect shown to our father.