John J. Harder, late of Abbotsford, B.C., passed away on April 7, 2003 at age 95 years. He was predeceased by his parents, his wife Bertha (Friesen) in 1936 and wife Lydia (Niessen) in 1978.
Survived by his children; Betty and Abe Esau, Martha and Ben Peters, Ruth and Paul Friesen, Harold and Gail Harder, Lydia and Henry Boldt and Esther and Evert Busink; 33 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren.
Mr. Harder was retired. He was a member of the Clearbrook M.B. Church.
Viewing will be held on Friday, April 11, 2003 from 7 – 8 p.m. at the Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road.
Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. from Maclure Road Cemetery followed by a Memorial Service at 2:00 p.m. from Clearbrook M.B. Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to MB Missions/Services International, MCC or a Christian Mission of your choice.
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