Jake Willems
Jake Willems

Obituary of Jake Willems

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June 26, 1931 - May 13, 2023


Dad joined mom in heaven when he passed away early in the morning on Saturday, May 13th at the Mennonite Nursing Home, Rosthern. Jake leaves behind his sister Mary Willems, son and daughter-in-law Brad and Janice Willems, his favorite grandson Pastor Matt and Emily Willems, two great-grandchildren Nathaniel and Samuel, and his favorite granddaughter, Dr. Jamie Willems.

Dad is predeceased by his wife, Rose Willems; his parents Henrich and Mary Willems (Schmidt); siblings, Henry Willems, Nick Willems, Anne Willems and Frank Willems.

We want to especially thank the nursing home for their compassionate care for Dad during the past difficult three years.

An evening viewing will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2023, at 7:00 p.m at Funk’s Funeral Home, 1010 7th Street, Rosthern, SK.


Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, May 17, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Waldheim Mennonite Brethren Church, 5003 2nd Avenue East, Waldheim, SK.


Memorial donations may be made to Square One World Media, 225 Riverton Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2L 0N1.


Arrangements are entrusted to Funk’s Funeral Home, Rosthern, SK.



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Evening Viewing

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Funk's Funeral Home Chapel
1010 7th Street
Rosthern, Saskatchewan, Canada

Memorial Service

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Waldheim Mennonite Brethren Church
5003 2nd Avenue East
Waldheim, Saskatchewan, Canada

Private interment will take place prior to the Memorial Service.

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