Doell, Bernhard

Bernhard "Ben" W. Doell
1912 ~ 2001
 
On Friday, December 7th, 2001, at Boundary Trails Health Centre, Bernhard "Ben" Doell, age 89 years, of Tabor Home, Morden, Mb, formerly of the Plum Coulee area, went to his eternal rest.
 
Ben was born on June 7, 1912 in Plum Coulee area to Bernhard and Katherina (Reimer) Doell.  He was one of twelve children. 
 
He was always a hard worker and worked on a farm for most of his life.  He also worked in maintenance and as a caretaker of Morden Beach for several years and later for Morden High School. 

Ben served overseas for the Canadian Army during World War II. 
 
He lived in Legion House II until moving to Tabor Home in July, 2001.   Ben enjoyed farming, his cars and still enjoys visiting with family and friends.
 
He leaves to mourn 1 brother John and Mary of Morris; 2 sisters Mary and George Dyck of Steinbach; Tina and Lawrence Hiebert of Winkler. 
 
He was predeceased by his parents; 7 brothers, and 2 sisters.
 
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, December 11, 2001 at Wiebe Funeral Chapel, Morden with Rev. Morris Vincent officiating.  Interment followed at Plum Coulee Cemetery.