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Date of Passing: Feb 01, 2013

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JAKE G. ZACHARIAS 1927 - 2013 On Friday February 1, 2013, at the Boundary Trails Health Centre in Winkler, MB, Jake G. Zacharias aged 85 years formerly of Morden, MB, went to his eternal rest. He leaves to mourn his passing his beloved wife Jessie Zacharias (nee Froese) two daughters, Janet and Henry Wiebe of Morden; Chris and Robert Bazzocchi of LaSalle; one son, Lorne and Kim Zacharias of Morden; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three sisters; and four brothers and their families. He was predeceased by his parents Peter P. and Katharina Zacharias (nee Giesbrecht), stepmother Maria Zacharias (nee Brandt); one Sister and four brothers and one grandson in infancy. Viewing will be from 1:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 5, 2013, at Wiebe Funeral Chapel, 1050 Thornhill St. in Morden and at the church prior to the service. Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 6, 2013, at the Morden Mennonite Church, 363 Gilmour St. Morden, with interment to follow at the Southside Cemetery, Morden, MB. If friends so desire, donations may be made in Jake's memory to the Boundary Trails Health Centre Foundation, Box 2000 Stn Main, Winkler, MB, R6W 1H8, available at the church. "Goodbye my family my life has passed I loved you all to the very last Weep not for me, take but courage Love each other, for my sake For those you love don't go away They walk beside you everyday". Wiebe Funeral Chapel, Morden In care of arrangements, 204-325-4201

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Feb 04, 2013

Condolences & Memories (6 entries)

  • Great to have known Jake and great to have been able to sing in his choir. Morden will not be the same. Heaven will benefit as Jake will be conducting the male Choir joined by the members who have gone before him. Jakes theme song {#51 in green book), will still be sung. I have made my choice to follow Christ each day, I am thine for servive Lord. Though I am sometimes falter on the thorny way l am thine for service Lord etc. God bless you Jessy and your family as you enter a new phase in your life. Fondly remembered and never fotgotten. Ruth and Al - Posted by: Al Ens () on: Feb 13, 2013

  • I praise God for your life and witness. Thank you for allowing me to be part of the choir. You magnified "To God be The Glory" in our hearts. - Posted by: Iverson Grove (Friend) on: Feb 09, 2013

  • We have many good memories of Jake and family's friendship and support during our time in Morden. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. - Posted by: Walt & Erna Braun (Friend) on: Feb 07, 2013

  • My sincere condolences on Jake's passing. I truly enjoyed him as a person, his humour, his joy of life, his love of music. - Posted by: Gordon Peters () on: Feb 06, 2013

  • To Chris, Rob, Jessie, Emily & Family: Our thoughts are with you, in this very difficult time. Our Sincerest Sympathies, with love Zaiga & Bhoag - Posted by: Zaiga & Bhoag (Friends) on: Feb 04, 2013

  • Our condolences to Jessie and Family on the passing of your dear Husband and Father - Posted by: Ed and Mildred Klassen (Friends) on: Feb 04, 2013

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