Mr. Daniel “Dan” Henry Neufeld of Rimbey, Alberta passed away peacefully to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre, Rimbey at the age of 88 years.
Dan will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his three daughters, Melodie (Bob) Bennink of Rimbey; Carolyn (Randy) Hoffman of Ponoka; and Mary (Ivan) Johnson of Drayton Valley; two sons, Allen (Cathy) Ellison of Olds; and Ralph (Sharon) Ellison of Winnipeg, Manitoba; as well as forever remembered and loved by his nine treasured grandchildren: Michael (Christine) Bennink, Andrea (Jeff) Reiser, Jason (Candice) Bennink, Nathan (Robyn) Hoffman, Nicole Hoffman, Brittany Johnson, Dylan Johnson, Dustin Johnson, and Mitchell Ellison; and six cherished great grandchildren. He will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by his three sisters: Sarah (George) Wall, Hannah (Alfred) Matson, and Lois (Al) Fuchs; and his brother, Amos (Heather) Neufeld; in addition to numerous nieces and nephews. Dan was predeceased by his parents, Cornelius and Sarah; his wife, Gladys in 1979; his granddaughter, Laura Lynn in 1980; his grandson, Jared in 2002; his wife, Delores in 2011; and three brothers, Abe, Neil and Ernie.
“Dan will always be remembered for the twinkle in his eye and his friendly wave.”
A Public Funeral Service in Celebration of Dan’s Life was held at the Hoadley Evangelical Missionary Church, Hoadley on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Barry Klassen officiating. A Family Interment Service preceded the Funeral Service in the Hoadley Cemetery, Hoadley at 11:00 a.m. If friends desire, memorial tributes in Dan’s Memory may be made directly to the Canadian Cancer Society, #101, 6751 – 52 Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 4K8; or to the charity of one’s choice. Condolences to the Family may also be expressed by e-mail to: email@example.com
Funeral and Burial Arrangements for the Late Mr. Daniel “Dan” Henry Neufeld
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