Ben passed into the presence of his Lord on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at the age of 84 years.
Ben leaves to mourn and celebrate his life his wife of 59 years, Artrude; children: Peter (Andrea), Lois (Tim) Zapf, Elizabeth (Gordon) Freiter and John (Kathy); ten grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and sister Mary (Alfons) Ewert of Abbotsford, BC. He was predeceased by his parents.
Visitation will be held from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm on Monday, September 2, 2013 at Serenity Funeral Service, 5311 – 91 Street, Edmonton. Friends and family may also pay their respects at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at West Meadows Baptist Church, 9333 – 199 Street, Edmonton, where a Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 pm. Interment to follow in the family plot in Herbert, Saskatchewan.
Memorial donations may be made to Gideons International or the Hope Mission.