Anton Friesen late of Abbotsford, British Columbia passed away peacefully on May 14, 2008 at the age of 86 years, 1 month and 18 days at the MSA Hospital in Abbotsford.

He is survived by his wife Sara, 3 sons Gary and wife Laura, Walter and wife Carmen, and Ron, 1 daughter Joan and husband Ernie Trachuk, 2 brothers Hank and wife Shirley and Abe and wife Anna, 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

Anton was predeceased by his first wife Marjorie, parents Peter and Susanna Friesen of Lowe Farm,Manitoba, 6 brothers and 5 sisters.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 18, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home, 34537 Marshall Road, Abbotsford, with Pastor Walter Wiens of Clearbrook MB Church, officiating.

In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations may be made to the Clearbrook MB Church for their Berlin Church Renovations project.

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