After a hard fought battle with cancer, Arthur Schiewe peacefully passed away with his family at his side on May 5, 2015 at the age of 82.
He is lovingly remembered by his wife of 57 years Lily (nee Lankoff); three sons: Doug (Kathy), Calvin (Cindy), Grant (Carey); eight grandchildren: Ryan (Kim), Michele, Ashley (Cody), Tyler, Matthew, Larissa, Jordan and Mason, and 2 great grandchildren: Liam and Koen.
He was predeceased by his parent Helmut and Rosalia, and his sisters Hertha (Kerber), Frieda (Bienert) and Lillian (Gellert) and his brothers Bill, Ray and Edward.
During the past few weeks the family would like to thank the staff on the unit 5D3 at the U of A Hospital and at St. Joseph’s Auxiliary Hospital palliative care for their support and care.
A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, May 11, 2015 at 11:00 am at St. John’s Lutheran Heimthal church, 50510 RR 255, Leduc County with Pastor Jason Siemens officiating. Interment will follow at St. John’s Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church- Cemetery Fund or the charity of one’s choice.