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Freda Neumann (nee Penner) passed away November 4th, 2011 at the Tabor Home at the age of 93. Her husband Alexander, to whom she was married for 73 years, predeceased her on July 17th of this year. Freda is survived by three children, Ron (Joan), Bill (Evelyn) and Sandra (Bill) as well as her son-in-law Hank (Susan). She is also survived by many grandchildren, great grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. She was also predeceased by her daughter Myrna and three siblings, Marie, Dave and Erna. She is survived by three siblings, Willard, Jake and Bill. Freda was born in Russia in 1918 and emigrated to Canada in 1925. She and her late husband, whom she married in 1938, farmed in southern Alberta until 1964. They then lived in Lethbridge until 1982 when they retired and moved to Abbotsford. Funeral services will be held at Bakerview Church, 2285 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, on Monday, November 14th, at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mennonite Central Committee. Online condolences may be given at

Woodlawn Funeral Home 604-853-2643

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