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Born: Oct 14, 1932
Date of Passing: Jul 12, 2019Offer Condolences or Memory
He was born on October 14, 1932 in Paraguay as the second child of Heinrich and Sara Neufeld. He married Greta Kopper on July 9, 1953 and they had five children. In 1969, the family immigrated to Canada. Tragically, Greta lost her battle with cancer in March of 1988. On May 13, 1989, David married Waldina Harms. David worked at Palliser Furniture until his retirement.
David was baptized upon the confession of his faith in Paraguay in 1966 and was a member of North Kildonan Mennonite Brethren Church.
David was predeceased by his parents, Heinrich and Sara Neufeld, his wife Greta, his son Walter and his brother Heinrich. He is survived by his wife Waldina; four children, Linda, David, Johanna and Herman; eight grandchildren, Bob, Rose, Liza, Tyson, Rainer, Sara, Chantelle (Gabriel) and Alex; six siblings, Hans, Franz, Mary (John), Magdalene (Herman), Martha (Hans) and Kaethe (Peter); sister-in-law Kaethe, and Waldina's siblings, John and Charlotte (Herbert).
Funeral service in memory of David will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2019 at North Kildonan Mennonite Brethren Church, 1315 Gateway Road, Winnipeg, with interment at Glen Eden Memorial Gardens.
If friends and family so desire, donations can be made to Square One.
As published in the Winnipeg Free Press on Jul 17, 2019
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