Jacob Lepp, was born August 20, 1921 in Tiege Russia and passed away March 19, 2010 at the Menno Hospital in Abbotsford, BC. He was the third child born to Jacob and Helene Lepp. At the age of 13 Jacob accepted Christ as his Saviour. He was baptized in 1943 and became a member of the Hepburn MB Church. In 1946 he married Luella Quiring. They made their home in Hepburn. The Lord blessed their home with 3 daughters. In 1982 Mom was diagnosed with cancer and went to be with her Lord and Saviour in January of ’87. February of 1988 Jacob met Margaret Janzen in Clearbrook. They were married in September of that year and Dad moved to Clearbrook at that time. With this marriage he inherited another family, Margaret’s daughter and 3 sons plus their families. He leaves to mourn his loving wife Margaret of 21 years, 3 daughters, Sharon, Ruth (Barry Goetz), Lois (Ken Dyck), 3 step children, Shirley (Dave) Funk, Harvey (Diane) Janzen, Garry(Patti) Janzen, 14 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 2 brothers, Henry (Elizabeth), George (Frieda), 4 sisters Helen Falk, Margaret (Henry Veer), Nettie (Helmut Schroeder) and Selma (Lawrence Warkentin), sister-in-law Luella Lepp, stepbrother-in-law Abie (Carol) Klassen, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his first wife Luella, parents Jacob and Helene, brother Peter, stepson Dennis Janzen, brother-in-law Dave Falk, brother-in-law Abner Quiring, brother-in-law Elmer Quiring, sister-in-law Louise Quiring, father-in-law Peter Quiring, mother-in-law Aganetha Quiring. A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 24 from 7 to 9 pm at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford followed by a Memorial Service on Thursday, March 25 at 1:30 pm at Bakerview MB Church, 2285 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford.
Woodlawn Funeral Home 604-853-2643