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Martha Schier (Depner)

March 14, 1926 - April 28, 2019


Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure, you are loved beyond words & missed beyond measure.

Martha Schier passed away peacefully at Agassiz Seniors Community, with family by her side, on April 28, 2019 in Agassiz, BC at the age of 93.  Martha is survived by her Daughter Sharlyn (Joe) Bordeville of Aldergrove, BC, Son Richard (Alma) of Armstrong, BC, Son Ed (Sue) of Chilliwack, BC, Daughter Debbie (Chuck) Goodwin of Chimicum, WA, Son Marvin (Gayle) of Chilliwack, BC, Son-In-Law Phil Duncan of Aldergrove, BC and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.  Martha is predeceased by her husband Eric, her daughter Darlene, her parents, Jakob and Karoline Depner; six brothers, Oscar, Arnold, Otto, Paul, Ewald and Alfred and one sister Elsa Kruger.  Martha was born on March 14, 1926 in Lutzenoff, Poland, she immigrated to Canada, with her brother Oscar  in 1949. Their parents joined them in 1950.  She married Eric Schier in 1950, and moved to Eric’s farm in Lashburn, Saskatchewan.  Martha and Eric and their 5 children moved to Leduc, AB in 1960, where 1 more child was born. In 1968 they moved to Chilliwack, where they resided until moving to Cheam Village in Agassiz, BC in 2012.  Martha will be sadly missed by all who knew her.

The family would like to thank the Agassiz Seniors Community Staff for the special care and support they provided to Martha and the family.

A funeral is scheduled for 11:00 am on May 9, 2019 at the First Avenue Christian Assembly, 46510 First Avenue, Chilliwack with a reception to follow. Pastor Elmer Martin will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Martha’s life. Interment to follow at the Chilliwack Cemetery.



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From: Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home

Wiebe and Jeske Funeral Home Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Linda Carey
Relation: Sister-in-law to Martha’s son Marvin

My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Dan and Robyn Dunnagan
Relation: Friend of family (Debbie)

Remembering Martha with great admiration. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 9, 2019
Beginning at 11:00am

First Avenue Christian Assembly
46510 First Avenue
Chilliwack, BC Canada

46510 First Avenue
Chilliwack, BC Canada

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