Krahn, John

John Krahn

1933 – 2013

krahn john sqJohn Krahn, aged 80 years died Sunday December 29, 2013 at 9:28 a.m. at Boundary Trails Health Centre. Dad spent the past few months in and out of the hospital.

John was born on October 11, 1933 to Abram and Marie Krahn in the Meath school district. Dad was baptized on the confession of his faith in 1952 in the Winkler Mennonite Brethren Church.  He married the love of his life, Sophie Wiebe on August 21, 1955. They enjoyed 58 years of marriage.

John survived by his wife, Sophie, one son, Richard and Judy Krahn, one daughter, Janice Krahn, two granddaughters, Alyssa and Joelle, one brother, Bill and three sisters-in-law. John was predeceased by one daughter, Beverley, one son, Garth, his parents and two brothers, Abe and Ike.

Memorial service was held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday January 3, 2014 at Winkler Mennonite Brethren Church with interment prior at Westridge Memorial Gardens.

If friends so desire, donations may be made in John’s memory to the Mennonite Brethren Mission.

Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler

In care of arrangements

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