Late of Abbotsford passed away at Abbotsford Regional Hospital December 30, 2011 surrounded by his family. He is survived by Erika, his wife of 65 years; son Art (Susie); daughter Helen (Larry) Ivey; son Walter (Linda); daughter Anita (Henry) Hildebrandt; 11 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. He also leaves to mourn 2 brothers and 2 sisters and many nieces and nephews. He was born in Russia, immigrating to Canada in 1949 and moving to his current residence in 1952. His family takes comfort in the knowledge that Arthur is with his Lord and Savior.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. at King Road MB Church. Online condolences to the family may be made to

Wiebe & Jeske Funeral

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