Written by Staff Thursday, 28 August 2008 04:26C. Howard Unruh, 79, retired manufacturing employee from Goessel, died Tuesday, Aug. 26.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at Tabor Mennonite Church, rural Goessel.
He was born Sept. 16, 1929, to Jake and Hannah Unruh in Goessel. On Jan. 18, 1957, he was married to Esther Voth, who survives.
He also is survived by three sons, Tom, John, Fred and Bill; siblings Paul Unruh, Roy Unruh, Eleanora Goertzen, Harold Unruh and Janet Kaufman; and seven grandchildren.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Tabor Mennonite Church.
Memorial donations can be sent to Bethesda Home in Goessel or Mennonite Central Committee’s meat-canning project.