Jan 17, 2018
Mr. John Henry Flier late of Abbotsford, passed away on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the age of 79 at The Oxford Senior Care Home in Abbotsford.
John, or Johnnie, as he was known by many friends and family, was born and raised here in the Sumas-Abbotsford area, and he was the oldest of two children. In 1959, he married Elizabeth Slootweg, and they raised their family on their Sumas Prairie farm.
John is predeceased by his wife of 58 years, Elizabeth, his parents, Albert and Lucy Flier, and his brother Harry (Bob) Flier.
He is survived by their children Lucy (Jim) Coers, Val (Corny) Woelders, and Shirley (Jonathan) Friesen, eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
The family would like to sincerely thank the caring staff at The Oxford Senior Care Home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Ruth & Naomi’s Mission or The Cyrus Centre. Celebration of Life Service to be held: Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 11:00 am, New Life Christian Reformed Church, 35270 Delair Rd. Abbotsford, BC.