Christmas at Chortitz, 2017

The Chortitz Church Heritage Committee is pleased to sponsor the 4th annual “Christmas at Chortitz”, an evening of German Christmas carols. You are invited to attend this festive event in celebration of Christ’s birth, with special feature, Christmas in Soviet Russia.

Saturday December 9, 2017 at 7 PM at Randolph Chortitz Heritage Church, Randolph Road, Randolph, MB

Chortitz Christmas 2017
Chortitz Christmas 2017

Kehler helps Abbotsford Veteran Get New Scooter

CBC News

An 83-year-old Korean War veteran, Bert Wiebe, from Abbotsford who had his scooter stolen on Friday is back in the saddle thanks to a local company’s donation.

“I’d like to thank them very gratefully,” said Bert Wiebe. “I’m overwhelmed that the response came so quick.”

Chris Kehler presents Bert Wiebe with Scooter
Chris Kehler presents Bert Wiebe with Scooter

On Monday Abbotsford police said they had received five scooter offers in about two hours after they released information about the theft

The $5,000 scooter was Wiebe’s main mode of transportation, and his mobility was severely hampered without it.
“I didn’t think anybody would be as low as that. It’s my only way of getting around,” said Wiebe.

On Tuesday, Chris Kehler, president of Coast Bathing Solutions, offered Wiebe a $6,000 scooter that the company had in its possession Continue reading “Kehler helps Abbotsford Veteran Get New Scooter”

Widow Upset After WWII Vet’s Ashes Stolen from Home

Here’s an unfortunate situation regarding Berliner Mary Kehler Daniel in Atlanta.

Clayton County, Georgia – Here’s an unfortunate situation regarding Berliner Mary Kehler Daniel, courtesy of WSB-TV in Atlanta:

Mary Kehler Daniel says thieves stole her late husband's ashes
Mary Kehler Daniel says thieves stole her late husband’s ashes

The widow of a World War II Veteran says thieves broke two doors and ransacked her Forsest Park home.

Mary Kehler Daniel told Channel 2’s Tom Regan the thieves took money, jewelry and the cremated remains of her late husband Dewey, a World War II veteran. Continue reading “Widow Upset After WWII Vet’s Ashes Stolen from Home”

Beverly Joanne Irene Kehler (1960-2013)

Bev Kehler, 52, of Steinbach, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Bethesda Hospital.

Bev Kehler (1960-2013)
Bev Kehler (1960-2013)

It is with heavy hearts, love and sadness that we announce the passing of Beverly Kehler, 52,  on November 16, 2013 after a courageous, but private, battle with cancer.

She will be dearly missed by her entire family: her devoted husband of 34 years Cliff; daughters Tiffany and Trista (fiancée Sonny); grandchildren Stetson & Maveryk; Continue reading “Beverly Joanne Irene Kehler (1960-2013)”

Virtual MBA Creates Real Networks for Kehler

Last August, Randy Kehler had an important decision to make.

As published in the Financial Post

The breadth and depth of relationships Randy Kehler developed with people across the globe through his online MBA program continues to surprise him.
The breadth and depth of relationships Randy Kehler developed with people across the globe through his online MBA program continues to surprise him.

Last August, Randy Kehler had an important decision to make. The 46-year-old recent graduate of Athabasca University’s MBA program was offered two very different but promising career opportunities. Continue reading “Virtual MBA Creates Real Networks for Kehler”

Cornelius (Neil) P. Kehler (1929-2012)

Neil (Cornelius) Kehler passed away Monday, November 12, 2012 at Bethesda Hospital in Steinbach at the age of 83.

Neil (Cornelius) Kehler (1929-2012)

Neil (Cornelius) Kehler passed away Monday, November 12, 2012 at Bethesda Hospital in Steinbach at the age of 83.

Neil is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Agnes. They were married in Randolph on July 31, 1955. Neil is lovingly remembered by his son Tim (Jackie) and daughter Sally (Gilles) and grandchildren Travis, Erin and Dana.

Neil is predeceased by his son Donald, grandson Christopher, brother Jim, brothers-in-law Eddy Thiessen, Harry Friesen, Ken Tompkins, Pete Neufeld and sister-in-law Bertha Rempel. Continue reading “Cornelius (Neil) P. Kehler (1929-2012)”

Leonard George Unger (1929-2011)

Leonard Unger, 82, of Steinbach, MB passed away at the Bethesda Hospital on Thursday, November 17, 2011.

Leonard George Unger
Leonard George Unger

 

On November 17, 2011 Leonard George Unger passed away peacefully with his family by his side, at the Bethesda Hospital in Steinbach. Leonard was born April 4, 1928 to Jacob and Aganetha Unger of Steinbach.

Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife of 60 years Helen, his children Pete (Carla) and Pat (Leo); sister Norma (Harry), his brothers and sisters-in-law; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents. Continue reading “Leonard George Unger (1929-2011)”

Writer Marj Heinrichs killed in crash near Morris

Marj Heinrichs, an accomplished writer and photographer from Rosenort, was killed in the collision near Morris, on Tuesday afternoon.

ctvwinnipeg.ca

Marj Heinrichs, 54
Marj Heinrichs, 54

Marj Heinrichs, a mother of five and an accomplished writer and photographer from Rosenort, was killed in the collision near Morris, on Tuesday afternoon.

Heinrichs had a passion for aboriginal culture and she was on her way to a traditional sweat ceremony in Roseau River when the collision occurred. She was driving a Chevy Impala, crossing the intersection of Highway 23 and Highway 200 when her car was broadsided by a Chevy Avalanche.

A roadside memorial has been set up at the site of the crash. Continue reading “Writer Marj Heinrichs killed in crash near Morris”

Marjorie Anne Reimer Heinrichs (1956-2010)

Accidentally, on November 9, 2010 Marj Heinrichs died at the age of 54 years. She will be lovingly remembered by husband Jim, three daughters, Jen, Kate, Sara and one son Billy; grandchildren Alex, Isabella and Sativa. Marj was predeceased by son Tom in 1994.

Marjorie Anne Reimer Heinrichs
Marjorie Anne Reimer Heinrichs

It is with great sadness that we announce the untimely death of Marjorie Anne Heinrichs of Rosenort, Manitoba. Marj passed away tragically November 9, 2010 at the age of 54.

Born March 2, 1956 in Morris, Manitoba to Sydney and Helen Reimer, Marj was the second eldest of six siblings, Daryl, Dan (Leslie), Kim (Cal), Peter and James (Christine).

She was raised in Rosenort in a house by the river. From an early age, Marj was a gifted story teller, never telling a boring story, always making them slightly more interesting by emphasizing the facts . Continue reading “Marjorie Anne Reimer Heinrichs (1956-2010)”