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PETERS, Frank F.

Frank F. Peters, son of Franz & Anna (Enns) Peters, was born in Johannesheim Schoenfeld, South Russia in May 19, 1908.

He immigrated together with his family to Canada in 1925, settling near Winnipeg, Manitoba.

In 1934 he realized his need for a Saviour and committed himself to God. He also married Agnes Wiens during this year (1934 ) in Winnipeg, and their marriage was blessed by four sons: Rudolf, Victor, Herbert and Gerry.

After moving and resettling in Yarrow BC in 1943, Frank was baptized and accepted into the Yarrow MB Church in 1946. In 1951 the family moved to Vancouver.

In the past 2 years, he suffered much illness and on May 17, 1973, he passed on to Glory. Funeral Services were held in Vancouver on May 22, 1973 with Rev. Loyal A. Funk officiating.

Surviving him is his loving wife, Agnes, 4 sons and their families and 2 sisters: Anna Janzen and Sarah Willms. Interment was in Burnaby, BC.

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