Jacob Wilfred Huth, late of Chilliwack, B.C. passed away October 18, 2006 in New Westminster at the age of 71.
He was born April 25, 1935 in Oakshella, Saskatchewan and had lived in Chilliwack for 69 years. Jacob worked for School District #33 for 27 years. He was a member of the Lions Club, enjoyed sports, fishing and camping.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Chilliwack United Church on Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 1:30 p.m.
Jacob is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Thelma; children: Barry of Mission, Kathy and Sherry both of Chilliwack. He is also survived by 4 granddaughters: Krista (Brian) Petkau of Chilliwack; Angela (Ryan) Huth of Chilliwack, Jennifer (Manuel) Huth of Mission, Courtney Huth of Chilliwack; brothers: Sig (Pat) of Chilliwack, sisters: Carol (Les) Twist of Lloyminster, Alta., Esther Jamieson of London, Ont., Shirley (Jim) Dawson of Ontario; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a son, parents, two brothers, one sister and two great-grandchildren.
Should family and friends so desire donations in his memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.