Martha Therese Kornelsen

(nee Merten)

was born on February 4th, 1961 and was called Home to be with her Lord on March 20th, 2013 at the age of 52 years.

Martha will be lovingly remembered by her children, Peter, Theresa and Ben, all of Armstrong, B.C.; her mother, MaryRose Merten of West Covina, California; her father and mother-in-law, Merv & Mary Kornelsen of Vernon, B.C.; numerous brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and extended family members. She was preceded in death by her husband Ted Kornelsen on June 18th, 2011.

Martha will always be remembered for her steadfast love and devotion to Jesus Christ and her family.

A private family Graveside Service will take place at the Armstrong-Spallumcheen Cemetery prior to a Celebration Of Martha’s Life which will be held at the Armstrong Bible Church, 2145 Rosedale Avenue, Armstrong, B.C., on Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 at 2:30 P.M. with Mr. Dan Winsby officiating.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Martha to the YWAM Project Funding Program, P.O. Box 57100, RPO East Hastings, Vancouver, B.C. V5K 5G6.

We, Martha’s family wish to express our deepest thanks and appreciation to all the Doctors, nurses and staff at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital for the love and care they gave to both Martha and ourselves.

Funeral arrangements have been made with

Bethel Funeral Chapel Ltd.,

5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5


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