Knecht, Wilfred A.
It is with with deep sadness that our family announces the passing of Wilfred Knecht. Born in Aneroid, Sask. Oct 31, 1923, passed away peacefully Feb 19, 2010. Predeceased by his first wife Bette in 1999. Survived by his second wife Linda; children: Colin (Janet), Vicki (Mike), David (Connie); 6 grandchildren; stepchildren: Lee (Debbie),Terri (Steven); 4 step-grandchildren; sisters: Elsie Young, Hilda Morgan, Doreen Allen and Alma Jones (Ken). Wilf was a Heavy Duty Mechanic’s Instructor at Malaspina College (VIU)1966-1985. He served his country during WWII as an asdic operator on the HMCS Haida. He loved his beautiful garden and woodworking shop. He was a man of faith who loved his Savior. A celebration of Wilf’s life will take place on March 20, 2010 at Heritage Church, Lantzville BC. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the B.C. Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.