TOEWS, Barry Richard

Barry passed away January 11, 2022 at the University of Alberta hospital at the age of 59 after a short battle with advanced lung cancer.

He was born August 25, 1962 in Altona, Manitoba to Bill and Ina Toews.

Barry was known and loved for his cheerful and easygoing personality by family, friends, and co-workers.

He is survived by his parents Bill & Ina, his wife Esther and their two sons Adam (Maëlle Piquee), Brock (Jenna Doyle), brother Dale (Betty), sister Cheryl (Pete Klassen) his in laws Janice Neufeld, Tina & John Enns, Lisa Neufeld, John & Barb Neufeld, Eva & Pete Teichroeb, Linda & Gerald Toews, Herman & Maryann Neufeld, and their families. He was predeceased by his parents-in-law, Dave & Elisabeth Neufeld; brothers-in-law, Dave Neufeld, Jake Neufeld, and Frank Neufeld.

Barry will be dearly missed by his family, friends and all those lives he touched.

Thank you to Dr. Marwan Al-Ani, the staff at Grey Nuns and UofA hospitals for the care he received by them.

A private celebration of life is planned for 2:00pm on January 29, 2022 at Capilano Christian Assembly. The service will be live streamed for those who are unable to attend.

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Serenity Funeral Service – South
780 450 0101

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Joanie Zacharias

My deepest sympathies to you Esther and to your sons. My heart goes out to you and you’re in my thoughts and prayers.

Monika and Dave

Dear Esther and boys,
We are still in shock over the news of Barry’s passing. You are in our prayers! Barry knew and loved the Lord. The Lord loved him into heaven, where he is healed and whole! He will be missed by many!

Karen W

Dear Esther,
My deepest condolences to you and your family!
Barry was a really decent human!
I know he will be greatly missed!

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