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Menno Frank Penner

March 6, 1923 - January 25, 2020

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Born March 6, 1923, passed away January 25, 2020.  He is survived by his two much loved daughters, Judith  (Frank) and Jeanette; two granddaughters;  Jessica and Karyn (Moleek) and two great grandchildren; Joshua and Jasmine.   He was predeceased by his beloved wife Adeline and all of his seven siblings.  Menno was a renaissance man.  After his service in the RCAF during WWII he returned to Canada and had varying occupations from lumberjack to farmer to auto mechanic.  He loved fishing, golf, photography and fixing things; and was an advocate for lifelong learning which was his legacy.  After retirement Menno and his wife Adeline enjoyed travelling throughout Canada and the US and spending time with family.  The family would like to thank the medical staff on Baker 2 at Abbotsford Regional Hospital for their care and compassion in Menno’s last days.  Private arrangements have been made.

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From: Patricia ( Schmidt) Priebe
Relation: Know your family from Central Heights church. I live in Kelowna now.

Dear Judith and Jeanette, Just was looking at the Abbotsford obituaries looking for someone I knew and came across your dad. Our parents saw each other a lot when we were teens and remembering your dad’s kind and friendly way. My condolences to you both.

From: John and Anne Friesen
Relation: Friends

Our deepest condolences to the family. We were privileged to attend the beautiful memorial service. Thank you so much. The soloist and the tributes would have made Menno very proud of his family. He used to tell us of your many achievements which made us feel as tho we knew you. We wish you all God,s peace, good health and blessings.

Service Schedule

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  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 28, 2020

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