Friesen, Reuben

FRIESEN -Reuben Friesen went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, June 24, 2006. He is lovingly remembered by wife Eva; children Randall (Lauralea) Friesen, Gaylene Friesen, Jeffrey (Heidi) Friesen, Robyn Friesen, grandchildren Johanna, Hillary, Thomas, Micah; brother Ernest (Rose) Friesen; sister Joh (Dirk) Vankuik. He was predeceased by his parents. A public viewing will be held on Tuesday, June 27, 2006 at 8:00 pm with the Celebration of Life service to be held on Wednesday, June 28, 2006 at 10:00 am. Both services will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 107 McWillie Ave., Saskatoon, Sk. Reuben will be laid to rest in the Chortitz Cemetery. Arrangements are in care of MARTENS WARMAN FUNERAL HOME (934-4888)

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  1. Ginny Thiessen (Winnipeg, MB )July 14, 2006 at 4:45 AM

    Evie, I'm sorry to hear of Reuben's passing. I remember so fondly the time we spent together and the laughing we did when you were living in Aylmer. You are in my heart and prayers. With much love,

  2. Norm & Nancy Dyck (Gruenthal, SK )July 14, 2006 at 4:45 AM

    Eva & family - Our condolances to
    you. We rejoice with you that Rueben is with Jesus, and one day
    you will see him again. Walk on with
    the strength of the Lord. We are
    praying for you.

  3. Alvin & Sandra Sawatzky (St. Catharines, ON )July 14, 2006 at 4:46 AM

    We are very sorry to hear of Reubens passing. Our prayers are with the entire family. May God be with you in your time of sorrow.

  4. Jake & Dorothy Fehr (Santa Cruz, Bolivia)July 14, 2006 at 4:46 AM

    Dear Eva & Family:
    We are so sorry to hear about the death of Reuben. Please accept our sympathies. Dorothy & I are praying for you all.

  5. Anne Quiring (Lincoln, NE )July 14, 2006 at 4:46 AM

    Dear Friesen family:
    I want to extend my sympathies to your family. I know that you will all miss your husband and father very much. I have many fond memories of Reuben as a friend, choir director and youth sponser. You are all in my prayers. May God's comfort be with you. Anne Enns Quiring

  6. Abe & Mary Derksen (Armstrong, BC )July 14, 2006 at 4:48 AM

    We are sorry to hear of the passing of Reuben. We are happy that the Lord took him Home, free from pain,Etc. Praying for you, Eva & family

  7. Rosemary McDonald (Dalmeny, SK )July 14, 2006 at 4:49 AM

    Mrs.Friesen, Randy, Gaylene, Jeff and Robyn(and families), I'm sorry to hear about your Dad. I will be thinking of you and praying for you during this difficult time and the months ahead. We lost two Dad's this year as well, so our empathies are heartfelt and your pain and joy is understood. So much rejoicing in heaven...yet an ache and a sadness at the temporary separation. May God grant you many blessings during this time of remembering.

  8. Dolores Klassen (Altona, MB )July 14, 2006 at 4:49 AM

    We express our deepest sympathies to you on Reuben's passing. We have fond memories of the few times we had the privilege to spend with both of you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Ray & Dolores Klassen

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