Jakob Dickenscheid, age 77, passed away peacefully at Langley Memorial Hospice on October 30, 2009. He is survived by his loving wife, Irmgard, sons Pierre (Anna-Marie) and Rene, and grandchildren, Jacob, Nadine, Christina, Matthew and Logan.
Jakob was born in West Germany on March 25, 1932. He married his best friend, Irmgard, in 1955 and together they immigrated to Canada in 1957. Their two sons, Pierre and Rene were born in Calgary. Jakob’s passions were nature, fishing, golfing and traveling around the globe. All who know him as husband, best friend, father or grandfather loved him dearly and are very saddened by his passing and will miss him immensely. The family would like to thank Dr. J. Glezos and Dr. Singh for giving such excellent care to Jakob! Many thanks also to all of Jakob’s and Irmgard’s neighbours who helped out so much in so many ways!
A Celebration of Jakob’s Life, officiated by Pastor James Paulgaard, will be held at Hendersons Funeral Home, 20786 Fraser Hwy, Langley, on Saturday, November 7, at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Jakob’s memory to the charity of your choice.
Henderson’s Langley Funeral Home 604-530-6488