September 20, 1921 – March 23, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ida Magnus Breitkreutz in Vernon, British Columbia on March 23rd, 2016 at the age of 94. Ida was born on September 20th, 1921 in Eatonia, Saskatchewan. Ida loved gardening and singing in the choir in her younger years. She was a member of the Vernon St John’s Lutheran Church since 1960 and was very active within the Lutheran Community. She supported her husband as proprietors of Spud’s Downtown Shell. Ida is survived by her 3 children: Gary (Donna) Magnus, Linda (Paddy) Marzoff and Dianne (Rod) Massey. Her memory will be forever cherished by her sister, Martha Goltz; brother, Ernie Kilback; her 7 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by her husband Helmuth Magnus, to whom she was married for 34 years before he died of cancer. She was later married to Walter Breitkreutz who passed away from cancer after four months of marriage. She was also predeceased by her son Ronald Magnus.

There will be a Service held for Ida at 1:30pm on Monday, April 4th, 2016 at the St. John’s Lutheran Church in Vernon, British Columbia (5151 Alain Rd V1B 3K6).

In lieu of donations, those wishing to do so may make a donation in Ida’s memory to the charity of their choice. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at Arrangements entrusted to:


Vernon 250-558-0866 & Armstrong 250-546-7237

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