Barbara Marie Epp (nee Voght)
December 13, 1935 ~ September 29, 2017
Barbara’s earthly life ended unexpectedly this past Friday, September 29th, at the age of eighty-one, and she has now entered God’s kingdom to be with her Lord in glory.
She leaves to mourn her husband, Martin, her children, Gerald (Eileen), Ronald (Carol), Brenda (Bill) Martinson and Wendy (Brian) Mott, as well as sixteen grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
She also leaves behind her sisters, Joan Agnew, Margaret Ediger and her brother Peter Voght, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
Barbara and Martin had a fulfilling life together for 62 years. They lived and worked in numerous places, becoming active members of the communities in which they resided.
Barbara spent a total of four years in Plateau State, Nigeria serving with charitable organizations along with Martin. After returning to Canada she became involved in Mother’s Who Care and subsequently took on the role of an online counselor encouraging people through email.
“Fear not, for I am with you: Be not dismayed for I am your God. I will strengthen you, Yes, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand” Isaiah 41:10
The Memorial Service will be held Friday, October 6, 2017 at 11:00 am in the Northview Community Church 32040 Downes Road, Abbotsford.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Gideon’s would be greatly appreciated.