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July 21, 2010


The Family of Eldon Krause announces the tragic death of their beloved and remarkable husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather on July 21. A man of unwavering integrity, unfailing kindness and boundless curiosity, Eldon's passing is mourned by his wife Hilde; his children Richard (Diane), Jane-Ellen (Gerry) Grunau and Catherine (John) McPhail; grandchildren Katie (John), David (Irene), Brenda, Brian (Miriam), Darren, Gillian and Kendra; and great granddaughters Rebecca and Emily. Eldon is survived and grieved by his sister Elfrieda (Ed) Neufeld; brother Irvin (Nancy); sisters-in-law Katie Claassen and Helen Koslowsky; brother-in-law Gunter (Sonja) Kerber; as well as numerous nieces and nephews and countless friends and admirers. Eldon was predeceased by his parents Henry and Katherine

(Wieler) Krause.

A Memorial Service to commemorate Eldon's life will take place at Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Abbotsford, BC, on Wednesday, August 4 at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the Family respectfully asks that donations be made to one of the following: the Canadian Mennonite University in

Winnipeg, the Mennonite Disaster Service, or the Canadian Cancer Society.

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