July 25, 1929 – October 30, 2018
It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Erna Block on October 30, 2018. She was born in Herbert, Saskatchewan and attended elementary school in Swan River, Manitoba. The family then moved to Yarrow where she served as pianist for the church quartet.
At this time she spent 3 years in Quito, Equador helping the Nightingale’s in the radio ministry.
After receiving her teaching certificate she taught for many years in the Prince George area schools. She was also the church librarian during this time. Erna then retired to Abbotsford and was active working with the M.B. Historical Society.
She is survived by Dora Friesen, Elfrieda Block and Pat Royston and many nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of her Life will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at the Bakerview M.B. Church.
In lieu of flowers of flowers please consider donating to the M.B. Historical Society or M.C.C.