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Walter Derksen

December 7, 1932 - July 27, 2013


On July 27, 2013 Mr. Walter Derksen of Bonnyville passed away at the age of 80 years.  He is survived by 2 sons & 3 daughters, David of Ft. Nelson, B.C., Sharon (Brian) Johnson of Glendon, Murray (Gillian) of Surrey, B.C., Darlene Derksen (Jack Moreno) of Medicine Hat & Mary Jo Derksen of Richmond, B.C.; 13 grandchildren, Jennifer (Andy), Christopher (Krista), Joshua (Natalie), Jonathan (Shannon), Greg, Juanita, Anna (Cody), Henri, Bailey (Eric), Moriah, Malcolm, Rebecca & Meghan; 4 great-grandchildren & one on the way, Kanon, Cymric, Leif & Gavin; 2 brothers & 1 sister, Menno David (Audrey) of Comox, B.C., Katherina Schattschneider of Winnipeg, MB. & Henry Derksen (Barb) of Comox, B.C.; numerous nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Louise in 2011; daughter, Rosella in 1961; twin sister, Tina Laura; sisters, Lena Agatha & Martha Agatha; parents, Jacob in 1996 & Anna in 1976.  A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 2 at 11:00 a.m. at Bonnyville Pentecostal Church, Bonnyville with Pastor Jairo Leandro officiating. Cremation followed.  If desired, donations may be made to Haying in the 30's (Cancer Support Society) c/o 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com. 
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From: Jim Giesbrecht
Relation: Family

Dave, Sharon, Murray, Darlene, Mary Jo. Your Father’s passing reminds me of another time: a visit to the farm in Manitoba and my first snowmobile ride, visits to the “farm” on #7 road and motorcycle rides in the peat bog. Take care. Jim.

From: Bill & Pat Macdonald
Relation: Friend

Dear MaryJo and family. Our deepest condolence to you and your
family on the passing of your Father. Pat and I have fond memories
of your Mother and Father. They were people of strong beliefs and
values. We were pleased to have known them. Sincerely, Bill & Pat.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 2, 2013
Beginning at 11:00am

Bonnyville Pentecostal Church

Bonnyville, AB Canada

Bonnyville, AB Canada

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:

Haying in the 30's Cancer Support Society

c/o 5626 – 51 Street St. Paul, AB.T0A 3A1

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