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Jacob Jack Nickel

September 27, 1927 - July 2, 2012


Passed peacefully into the presence of the Lord on July 2, 2012 with his wife Margaret, son Patrick and daughter Sonia at his side. Jack was born in Chortitz, Manitoba to Benjamin and Maria Nickel on September 27, 1927. He will be lovingly remembered by Margaret, his loving wife of 54 years and children Wesley (Carol), Patrick (Benita), Jeffrey (Sherry) and Sonia (Tim) Thiessen; 11 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. He is also survived by brother Henry and sister Mary Nickel. He was predeceased by his Mom and Dad and brothers Ben and Albert. Jack lived most of his life in Northern BC. He enjoyed fishing on the many fresh water lakes that surrounded our community in Burns Lake. Jack with his wife, spent his last year in Abbotsford where he received better medical care and enjoyed the support of close family and friends during his illness. Celebration of life service will be held Wednesday, July 11 at 2:00 p.m. at Level Ground Mennonite Church, 31216 King Road, Abbotsford. Special thanks to the nurses on the 2nd floor, Rachel and Esther and Drs. Fourie and Mitchinson.


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From: Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home Staff

Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Victor and Linda Sawatzky
Relation: Friends; neighbours to the Wiebes

We are saddened, Margaret, by your loss. Your children have lost a father and grandfather. There is peace in death. Death is the perfect knowing.”Be still and know that I am God. . .”
We pray that God’s presence will guide you through the valley of grief and that you will find ways to make tomorrow happy.
Victor and Linda Sawatzky
Winnipeg, MB

From: Agnes and Merv Dyck
Relation: Long-time friend

Hello Marg.
We heard about your Jack’s passing into glory recently. We can both identify with the mixed feelings of release after a lengthy struggle. God is merciful. He fills the void that we experience with the loss of a loved one. May our loving heavenly Father be with you. Please pass our condolences along to Wes and Pat and Jeff And Sonia.
With much love,,
Agnes and Merv

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
July 11, 2012
Beginning at 2:00pm

Level Ground Church
31216 King Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada

31216 King Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada


Date & Time:
July 10, 2012
Beginning at 7:00pm

Level Ground Church
31216 King Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada

31216 King Road
Abbotsford, BC Canada

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