Edwin JANZ

JANZ, Edwin Ferdinand
Edwin Ferdinand Janz (1917 - 2013) died peacefully on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at age 95. He was predeceased by Mary, his beloved wife of 63 years. He will be profoundly missed by his children and their spouses Jim and Sharon Janz, Jeannette and Jim Dueck, Myrna and Brian Buhler, and Beverley and George Durance; his 12 grandchildren Rodney (Kathleen), Mona (Tim), Debbie, Michael (Lisa), Angela, Marcia (Jay), Grady (Carly), Charlie (Becky), Annie (Spencer), Myrna (Shawn), David (Nancy) and Jonathan (Ruth Anne); and his 20 great-grandchildren Becca (Austin), Jess, Tyler, Ian, Moriah, Grayson, Tyrel, Annika, Arlo, Annabel, James, Mary, Frank, Hudson, Gabriel, Dominic, Jonathan, Joel, Benjamin and Caleb, as well as his many nieces and nephews. Edwin's steadfast faith in God guided him throughout his long life and his cheerful personality made him a joy to all who knew him. Memorial service will be held Saturday, March 9, 11:00 a.m. at Clearbrook MB Church, 2719 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be sent to TeachBeyond (formerly Janz Team Ministries), a mission organization founded by Edwin's brothers: 2121 Henderson Hwy, Winnipeg, MB R2G 1P8, www.teachbeyond.org. Funeral Service may be viewed online at www.dignityabbotsford.com Abbotsford. Online condolences may be given at


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2310 Clearbrook Road Abbotsford, BC V2T2X5
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Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Mar. 6, 2013