MARGARET BALZER

Margaret H. Balzer, late of Menno Home, passed away peacefully on December 12, 2002 at age 88 years. She was surrounded by several family members and Helen, a close friend at the time of her passing. She was predeceased by her daughter Gloria in 1949, her husband David in 1980 and three grandchildren. She was the last remaining sibling of her family.

Survived by her children; daughter Rita (Helen) Allen, daughter Betty (Bill) Peters, daughter Lorina (Vic) Froese, son Len (Edna)Balzer, son Al (Dorothy)Balzer, daughter Mary Lynne (Dave)Jackson, son Ray (Shirley) Balzer and daughter Sharon (Neil) Berglund; one sister-in-law Sara Janzen, as well as 22 grandchildren and 10 great granchildren.

Memorial Service to be held on Tuesday, December 17, 2002 at 12:00 noon from Cedar Valley Mennonite Church, 32840 Janzen St. , Mission, B.C. Private graveside service was held. She was loved and will be greatly missed by all.