Kehler, Jacob

Jacob Kehler

1932 – 2013 

Jacob Kehler sqOn Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Jacob Kehler aged 81 years of Winkler, MB formerly of Kronsthal went to his eternal rest. 

He leaves to mourn his passing his wife Elma (nee Fast), two daughters, Wanda and Lawrence Dyck of Sanford, Violet and James Funk of Winkler, two sons, Art and Lorna Kehler of Kronsthal, Wes and Kim Kehler of Winkler as well as 11 grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and two sisters. 

He was predeceased by one granddaughter, Rachel in 1995. 

Funeral service was held on Friday March 22, 2013 at Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church with interment at Winkler Cemetery. 

Dad frequently expressed appreciation for the compassionate homecare workers who made it possible for him to stay with mom as long as he did. We, the family would also like to thank them as well as everyone else who provided care for dad during his illness. Thanks to Dr. Hessom and Karen Schaak for making Dad’s last days as comfortable as possible.

If friends so desire, donations may be made in Jacob’s memory to the Mennonite Central Committee.