Peter ESAU

ESAU; Peter

March 14, 1923 ~ December 31, 2016

Peter Esau, aged 93, passed away peacefully at Chilliwack General Hospital December 31, 2016. He immigrated to Canada with his parents in 1926 and grew up in Manitoba. In 1943 the family moved to BC. That same year Peter was called to join the army and served until 1946. In 1948 he married Elizabeth Dueck. They were blessed with four children and farmed in the Rosedale area and worked at several jobs. In 1958 Peter started work at East Chilliwack Co-op and worked there for 35 years before retiring at age 65. He leaves to mourn his son Gordon (Esther) and daughters Kathy (Dale) and Joyce (Rod); son-in-law Gord Stacey; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth, one daughter and one grandson. A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, January 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Central Community Church where Peter was a charter member. Online condolences to the family may be made to:

Wiebe & Jeske ~ 604.824.1324

Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.