Irwin Schade went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on November 12, 2017.

He peacefully passed away with his family at his bedside at Salem Manor in Leduc.

Irwin is survived by his loving family; daughter Shirley (Joe) Wegner and their children, Doug (Leanna), Randy (Lynette); son Ken (Carol) and their children Duane (Shauna) and Tara (Dan) Hirsch and daughter, Dianne (Bill) Mensink and their children, Scott (Candace) and Kerri (Michael) Brigden. He also leaves behind 10 great-grandchildren, Katherine and Jason Wegner, Jenaya and Chad Wegner, Emily and Christopher Schade, Sydney and Ryker Hirsch and Alexa and Aiden Mensink as well as numerous relatives and friends. Irwin was predeceased by his loving wife, Margaret of 67 years; brothers, Gus and  Erich; sisters, Hulda Sommerfeld and Lydia Marzenkowski and grandson, Jeff Wegner.

A Memorial Service will be held on November 15, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wetaskiwin Church Of God, 4407-56 Avenue Wetaskiwin, AB. Thank you to Pastor Dieter Gohl and Pastor Nathan Wiebe for officiating and the church ladies for providing the luncheon.

Thank you to all our family, friends and neighbors for your Expressions of Sympathy by your cards, phone calls, food, flowers and donations. Your thoughtfulness is appreciated.

A special thank you to Dr. Simard and the staff at Salem Manor for your compassion and loving care for our father.

Donations may be made to the Deer Valley Meadows Camp (Church of God), RR 230, Alix, AB T0C 0B0.

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Lynn Secher Lessing

I was so very saddened to hear of Irwin’s passing. He was a wonderful man who will always have a special place in my heart. May he rest in peace. My condolences to the entire family.

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