Ken Kricheldorf passed away peacefully, with his wife by his side, on August 31st, 2011, at the Chilliwack Hospital, at age 83 years. He was born on March 12th, 1928 in Winthirst, Saskatchewan.
He was predeceased by his infant twin daughters Della-Marie and Dori-Ann in 1961, his infant grandson Kenneth in 1968, son Melvin in 1980 and step-son Allan in 2007.
Ken is survived by his loving wife Joy, his children Cindy Michaloski, Donna Linklater, Mervin (Evelyn) Kricheldorf, Sandra (Bob) Currie, Shelley (Ken) Striegler, Gordon (Shirley) Kricheldorf, and step-son Wayne (Marie) Newton, as well as 13 grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 1 step-great-grandchild.
A Viewing will be held on Thursday, September 15th, 2011 from 7-9:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home, 45901 Victoria Avenue, Chilliwack. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 17th, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to Dr. Son, Dr. Bull, Dr. Hirst, nurses and staff at the Chilliwack Hospital for the special care he was given.
In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations may be made to the BC Kidney Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association in Ken’s Memory would be appreciated.
Online condolences can be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com