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Wayne Christian Zehr

August 10, 1936 - May 6, 2010


On Thursday, May 6, 2010 Wayne Christian Zehr of Riondel, BC passed away in Kootenay Lake Hospital in Nelson, BC at the age of 73 years. He was born in Tavistock, Ontario to Christian and Edna Zehr. He married Marilyn Griffin on May 18, 1957. Besides his loving wife Marilyn, Wayne is survived by his sons Brad(Lisa) and Steven, daughters Colette(Greg) Ellis, Brenda(Craig) Jones, Judie VanEdusen, and Debbie Hislop, 5 grandchildren; Bradley Jr, Michelle, Melissa, Jeremy and Emily, and 5 great grandchildren. Five brothers, Ward(Karen), Ken, Boyd(Irene), Bruce(Linda) and John (Barb) as well his sister Gloria Kaufman.
Throughout his working career, Wayne, did inspections of goods leaving the country, he worked for U&R Taxes, owned a custom building and upholstering business, and was the Assistant Director of Admissions for Devry. He was the Branch President for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Barrie, Ontario.
Wayne and Marilyn moved from Calgary to Riondel in June of 2009.


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Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 14, 2010
Beginning at 1:30pm

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Riondel, BC Canada V0B2B0

Riondel, BC Canada V0B2B0


Date & Time:
May 14, 2010
Beginning at 11:00am

Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Riondel, BC Canada V0B2B0

Riondel, BC Canada V0B2B0

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