Henry Willms passed away on April 12, 2007 at his home at Garden Park Tower. He was born on Dec. 17, 1909 in the Ukraine and came to the Fraser Valley at the age of 20, with his family. He married Irma (Rempel) in 1936 and started farming at the end of Clearbrook Rd. by Judson Lake. They lived at the farm until 1997 when they moved to the Garden Park Tower. Irma died in 2003 after 66 years of marriage.
Henry was faithful to God and thankful for His leading throughout his life. Every day he prayed for each member of his family. He is mourned by son Walter (Anne), daughter Selma (Alan Turner), daughter Erika, son Rudy (Christine), daughter Marie Anne (Jake Dick), son John (Mandy), son Vic (Dorothy), son Rick (Amy); also 23 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 4 great great-grandchildren.
The family burial will be held on Tues. April 17, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. followed by a Memorial Service at 2:30 p.m. from South Abbotsford M.B. Church, 32424 Huntingdon Rd.
Woodlawn Funeral Home