BURPEE, Jordan Jonathon

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Jordan Jonathon Burpee was born on June 22, 1978 in Fairview, AB.  After a determined and valiant battle with cancer, he entered heaven’s peace on July 10, 2018, with his wife, Myrta, and his family by his side.

Jordan lived in Devon, AB with his true love Myrta and their son, David.  He is deeply missed by Myrta and David; his parents, Rod and Maddy Burpee; his siblings, Charity Quick (Matt), Tyler Burpee (Michelle), and Jessica Burpee; his parents-in-law, Doug and Debbie Harper; his brother-in-law, Leon Harper (Jennifer); his nieces and nephew, Jessica and Christina Harper, and Cadence, Levi and Chloe Quick; and countless friends and extended family.  He was living his life-long dream of being a pilot and was a Dash 8 Captain for Air Canada Jazz.  Jordan was always in motion, always up for an adventure, and always developing another great idea.  Jordan’s faith in Jesus Christ was core to his very existence, as he faithfully followed wherever God led him.  We hold on to the promise in John 11:25-26:  “Jesus said…’I am the resurrection and the life.  He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die.'”

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Unquenchable Ministries, 11 Balmoral Drive, Spruce Grove, AB T7X 1C6; or to https://www.gofundme.com/jordan-burpee-abandoned-babies-home — in the hopes to continue on with Jordan’s dream to build an abandoned babies home in Uganda.

The Celebration of Life for Jordan will be held on Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Devon Community Church, 42 Athabasca Avenue, Devon, Alberta.

 

 

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Celebration of Life
Devon Community Church

42 Athabasca Avenue Devon AB T9G 1G8 CA

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Chandra Permann

Myrta, David and the Burpee family. So sorry for your loss. Wish I could express my condolences in person. Jordon will leave a void but what hope there is as he has gone on to reward. Praying for you.

BonnI cannon.

My heart and prayers are with you Rod and Maddy and family.know that I am thinking about you with love.

David & Cherie

Sorry sorry for the loss of Jordan. Praying for strength and comfort for you Myrta and David. My condolences to the entire family. May you feel God’s presence even during this time. Love David and Cherie.

Mrs. Emmi Rosenfeldt

My heart aches for you Myrta but the Lord will never forsake you. He will be with you even in the darkest times of your life and love you and guide you. Lean on Him for the comfort you need now and in the many days a head. You & Jordan were special to us and we enjoyed spending time with the two of you. Praying for you. Emmi

Ruth Bowker

Jordan, you worked so diligently and achieved so much in your life. You put God first. You pursued dreams and goals with your wife. You loved your little David and were planning for another baby from Africa. You never gave up, you were faithful and determined to the end. I love you Jordan. I am so sad that your time here with us was cut short. Auntie Ruth.

John and Cindy Westenberg

So sad to hear about Jordan. He will always have a special place in my heart as my first intern at Crossroads Alliance Church in Ingersoll, Ontario. My heart goes out to all of you! Pastor John Westenberg

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