February 23, 1948 – November 24, 2020
John was born to Peter and Annie Unger in Matsqui, BC on February 23, 1948. He married Carol in 1976 and they celebrated 44 years of life together. I
n his career as a building contractor, John always strived for accuracy and perfection in his work. Outside work, he enjoyed woodworking, photography, travelling, camping, biking and spending time with family.
John passed away, into the arms of Jesus, on November 24th, 2020. He will be greatly missed by his wife Carol, children Scott, Amanda and Amy, and grandchildren, Emma, Ben, Lucy and Olivia; also his siblings and their spouses, Lydia, Loretta and Subrata, Annitta, and Menno and Julie.
A great husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, we love you to the moon and back John/Dad/Grandpa; until we meet again!
Special thanks to Holmberg Hospice, ARH Palliative Care Unit, Abbotsford Home Care, and VGH staff for taking care of John during his cancer journey. We appreciate all the love and care provided, especially in his last days. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made online to Holmberg Hospice.
A family service will be held in the new year.Obituary
- Good News
- Cannabis 19+
- Submit News Tip
- Trending Now
- Today’s Home
- Photo Galleries
- Special Sections
- Contact Us
- Site Map