John died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Langley, on December 29, 2006, at the age of 71.
He was born in Airdrie, Alberta. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Doreen; daughters, Leslie (Otto), Sandy (Duane), Mona (John) and son, Brian (Sonja); grandchildren Otto Jr., William, Aaron, Jaylene, Kierstin, Andrew, John, Dayna, Paula, Darren, and Michelle; his brothers, Wally, Ray, Henry, and sister, Kay. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
The celebration of John’s life will be held at Newlands Golf and Country Club, 21025 48th Ave., Langley, B.C. Saturday, January 6, 2006, 10:30 am.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation. The family encourages you to visit the site: www.remembering.ca and sign the guest book.