John passed away on Monday, June 3, 2013 at the age of 81 years. John is survived by his wife, Eleanor; children Wendy, Wesley (Theresa), Bradley (Jocelyn); grandchildren Luke (Lindsay), Tyler (Topasannah), Kristi (Dustin), Janine (Shaun), Taniya (Dylan), Sage (Mike); great grandchildren Abigail, Alexa, Hayden, Chloe, Mahlia, Liam, Tanner, Talise, Brandt, Kingston; brothers Eric (Janie) and Erwin (Sharon); sister Elfrieda; sisters in law Elsie and Bernice and numerous nephews and nieces. John was predeceased by his brothers Siegfried and Walter; sisters Hilda and Emily; brother in law Arnold and nephew Allan. A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2013 at Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 2015 – 4th Ave. N., Regina, SK. Interment will take place at Regina Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations in John's memory may be made to the Mount Olive Memorial Fund.