John (Hans) Kohlpaintner was born on May 27th, 1928 in Passeu, Germany and passed away on December 4th, 2015 in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital after a valiant battle with cancer, at the age of 87 years.

Hans will be lovingly remembered by his companion, Maria Kratzer and several relatives in Passeu, Germany. He was preceded in death by his wife Inge on November 10th, 1999.

In respecting Hans’ wishes he was cremated and there will be no Funeral Service held. He will be laid to rest beside his wife Inge in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery at a later date.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Hans to the charity of their choice.

Cremation arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 • 250-542-1187

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