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John "Hans" Langemann passed away on Monday, July 12, 2004 at the Menno Hospital at age 92 years.

He was born January 3, 1912 in Nelgovka, Russia and adopted by Johann and Anna Langemann.

The Langemann family came to Canada December 1926 and settled in Coaldale Alberta.

He married Elizabeth Klassen in 1943 in Yarrow BC. He worked in Yarrow as a welder and loved to restore old farm equipment.

He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth Langemann in 2000 and son Willy in 1964.

Survived by 3 sons, Robert, James and Richard; and many other family members and friends.

Funeral service was held on Friday, July 16, 2004 at 10:30 am from Yarrow MB Church, followed by interment at Yarrow Cemetery.

Photo of John Langemann on his tractor on the right was taken in August 1987.

John was coming down Central Road with his antique tractor and combine to harvest his friend George Epp's last crop of oats on the Epp farm on #3 Road.

Dave Epp came and helped him.


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