RempelRudyPaperRempel, Rudolph George “Rudy”

86 years, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 21, 2013 at the Leamingotn Mennonite Home with his loving family by his side. Beloved husband of Tina (Unruh) for 60 years. Loving father of Helen Kroeker (Ken), Ed (Wendy), Paul (Lisa). Special grandfather to 6 grandchildren, Ryan Kroeker (Aleda Klassen), Jocelyn Kroeker (Wes Barnwell), Derrick Rempel (Andrea Wiebe), Kyle Rempel (Dr. Kristin Burr), Peter Rempel and Steven Rempel. Also survived by 1 great grandson Ryland Rempel. Survived by sisters Marianne Driedger (late John), Helen Cornies (Bill), brother Harold Rempel (Helen), sisters-in-law Mary Rempel (late Nick), Irene Rempel (late Art), Elsie Neufeld (late Ernie Rempel). Predeceased by sister-in-law and brother-in-law Annie and Henry Winter. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Rudy farmed with his family east of Wheatley for over 50 years until his retirement to Leamington in 2001. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Rudy’s life will be held at the Leamington United Mennonite Church, 78 Oak Street East, on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Foodgrains Bank or the Leamington Mennonite Home. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at

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