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Born: Dec 12, 1934
Date of Passing: Mar 06, 2021Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
Ervin was born in Estonia on December 12, 1934 and arrived in Canada in March 1949. He married Vera Joan Light in December 1957. Ervin was baptized as one of Jehovah's Witnesses in 1956 and served his creator faithfully up to his death.
Ervin will be lovingly missed and forever remembered by his wife, Joan; children, Sierra (Mike), Penny, Joel (Patty) and Erin (Danny); grandchildren, Jennifer, Andrew, Ethan, Bethany, Sebastian and Madelyn, great-grandchildren, and brother, Gunnar. Ervin was predeceased by his grandson, Jarrett.
Ervin was an avid outdoorsman known for his kindness, sense of humour and love for his family. As a faithful servant of Jehovah Ervin looked forward to living forever in a paradise earth where sickness and pain will no longer exist.
At Ervin's request, cremation has taken place and his remains will be interred at a later date. A memorial service will be held via Zoom on Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. with Brian Prince officiating. Zoom ID: 885 2734 7862. Passcode: alutalu
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Mar 13, 2021
Condolences & Memories (3 entries)
I will always love my father. I grew up a "daddy's girl"- one step behind him. I miss him with all my heart. - Posted by: Sierra Crozier (First-Born Daughter) on: Mar 15, 2021
Dear Joel and Patty (and family), This deep feeling of loss and sadness will soon be replaced with all that Jehovah has promised. Your dear dad sounds like a wonderful brother. We look forward to being able to meet in the near future. Our family sends you all our deepest condolences and love. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We hope your memories will bring you comfort and Jehovah brings you peace. Love always, your friends Frank and Donene Sawatzky - Posted by: Frank and DONENE Sawatzky (Friends) on: Mar 14, 2021
Joel......sorry to read about your father's passing. May his memories live in your hearts forever. - Posted by: Cheryl Cole (worked with Joel (MP & CWB)) on: Mar 14, 2021
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