Rudolph Woldemar Kornelsen


It is with sadness and love that we say goodbye to our father and grandfather Rudy Kornelsen who passed away October 3, 2019 at the age of 87 years.

His memory will be cherished by Heidi, his wife of 63 years; children Marjorie, Kevin, and Randal (Lingling); grandchildren Alistair (Dylan Breitkreutz), Carmen Braun, Eric Braun, Jocelyn Braun, Murray Kornelsen, and Nolan Kornelsen; his brother Arnold Kornelsen.

He is predeceased by his parents Heinrich and Sara Kornelsen, his sisters Anne and Elvira, his brother Henry, and his grandson Isaak.

There will be a memorial service on Saturday, October 12 at 11:00 AM at Lendrum Mennonite Church at 11210 – 59 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta

The family wishes to express their gratitude to all of Rudy’s caregivers for the support given to Rudy and his family.

Memorial donations in Rudy’s honour may be directed to “Drive Happiness” at or a charity of your choice.

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Memorial Service for Rudolph Woldemar Kornelsen
Lendrum Mennonite Brethren Church

11210 - 59 Avenue Edmonton AB CA

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