Passed away September 11, 2009 at the age of 86 years. Jakob is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Katharina; daughter Margaret Oesterle; 4 sons Jake (Petra), Erwin, Karl-Heinz (Dawn), and Art (Ruth); 7 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; former son-in-law Karl Speitelsbach; other family members and friends. The funeral service will be held Thursday, September 17 at 11:00 a.m. at Eben-Ezer Mennonite Church, 2051 Windsor St., Abbotsford. The luncheon will follow and interment will take place at Maclure Road Cemetery following the luncheon.
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