PASTOR JOHN FRIESEN was called Home to be with his Lord on Saturday, May 8th, 2004 at the age of 77 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife and life-long partner, Katie, to whom he was married for 54 years, his children; Paul (Rita) Friesen of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Edith (Rick) Klippenstein of Lashburn, Saskatchewan and John (Janice) Friesen of Vernon, B.C., his grandchildren; Andrei and Kira Friesen and Kristian and Taliah Klippenstein and numerous extended family members and a host of friends. The Graveside Service will take place at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery on Thursday, May 13th, 2004 at 1:00 P.M. A Celebration Of John’s Life will follow at 3:00 P.M. at the Mennonite Church Of Vernon, 5661-Silver Star Road, with Pastor E. Harder officiating. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of John to the Canadian Mennonite University, 500 -Shaftesbury Blvd., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N2. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD. , 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).