Celestina Hoffmann passed away to her Heavenly Home on June 9, 2005 at the age of 79. She was born in Malcoci, Romania on September 25, 1925.
Mrs. Hoffmann is survived by her children; daughters Renate (Larry) Ginther of Chilliwack and Christel (Brent) Tolmie of Chilliwack, sons; Reiny (Debi) Hoffmann and Harry (Terri) Hoffmann of Chilliwack, grandchildren Jennifer (Gary) Lau, Stephanie Will, Michelle (Wayne) Johnson, Amanda (Jeremy) Knodel, Annette (Chad) Martin, Chandelle Hoffmann, Christina Hoffmann, Chace Hoffmann, Cory and Sarah Hoffman and 8 1/2 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Anna (Adolf) Hoffmann of Chilliwack, Mina (Len) Muller of Surrey and Liz Ruscheinski of Kamloops.
Mrs. Hoffmann was predeceased by her parents, her husband Gustav, brother Fred Drescher, brother-in-law Ray Ruscheinski.
She loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved her gardening and baking and knitting for her family.
Graveside services will be at Chilliwack Cemeteries leaving the church at exactly 11:30 a.m. Services will be held on Tuesday, June 14, 2005 from the Evangelical Missionary Church on the corner of Princess and Williams at 1:00 pm with Pastor Glen Fretz officiating.