Alfred Erwin Engel
April 2, 1922 – january 13, 2008
We regret to announce the sudden passing of Alfred Erwin Engel on Sunday Janurary 13, 2008 at the age of 85 years.
Alfred was born on April 22, 1922 in Yorkton, SK. He enjoyed farming for 24 years in Stornaway, SK. He moved to Vernon B.C. in 1969 where he continued to do what he loved, including being president of the horseshoe club, bowling, fishing and camping. After retiring, he enjoyed driving bus for St. John’s Lutheran church.
Alfred is survived by his loving wife Viola Engel; seven sons, Dennis (Sonia) Engel, Robert(Shirley)Engel, Darryl Engel all of Saskatchewan, Bruce(Lorna)Engel of Calgary, Alberta; Brian Engel, Roy Engel, Greg(Amanda)Engel all of Vernon, two sisters, Dora Ruf of Sk.. & Rachel Elzer of Vernon, two grandchildren, Kim(Ryan)Davis & Carrie(Rob)Cholodnuik, four great grandchildren, Brooklyn, Mackenzie, Jasmine & Oden.
He will be lovingly remembered by many other relatives and friends.
Memorial service will be held Saturday Janurary 19, 2008, at 11:00 am, at St. John’s Lutheran church, 5151 Alain Rd. Vernon, B.C. In lieu of flowers please make donations to St. John’s Lutheran Church Memorial Fund or the charity of your choice.
Funeral arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services (250)558-0866.