Goertzen, Jacob JJF

Jacob JJF Goertzen

Jacob JJF Goertzen

1919 - 2010 

goertzenjjf.jpgOn Sunday April 11, 2010 at Salem Home in Winkler, MB JJF Goertzen aged 90 years went to his eternal rest. 

He leaves to mourn his passing his wife, Susie Penner Goertzen (nee Neufeld) of Winkler; 4 daughters, Anne and Henry Hoeppner of Morden, Mary and Ted Petkau, Judy and Len Funk, Esther and Larry Toews, all of Winnipeg; 2 sons, Jake Goertzen of Winkler and Ernest and Charlotte Goertzen of Winnipeg; 11 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, as well as 3 step sons, 2 stepdaughters; 12 step grandchildren and 20 step great grandchildren. 

He was predeceased by his first wife, Judith (nee Peters) in 1987. 

Funeral service was held on Thursday April 15, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church with interment prior at the Reinfeld Cemetery. 

The family wishes to thank the staff at Salem Home for their compassionate care. If friends so desire, donations may be made in Jacob’s memory to the Salem Foundation Inc. 165 15th St. Winkler, MB R6W 1T8. 

Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler in care of arrangements.