1930 - 2022
Obituary of Edward Neufeld
Edward passed away peacefully at the Leamington Mennonite Home on Monday, March 28, 2022. Beloved husband of Elfrieda. Dear father of Kathy Neufeld (Ron Shutler) and John Neufeld. Loving stepfather to Kevin Tiessen (Marian Bonus), Pam Wells (Layne) and Janet Welsh (Steve). A dear grandfather to Steven, Allison, Jacob and Jessica and great-grandfather to Sierra. A caring brother to his sister Hilda (Walt) Enns. Edward was predeceased by his first wife Eleanor, his brother Alfred (Elsie) Neufeld and sister Anita (Doug) Jutzi. Edward will be missed by many nieces and nephews.
The family thanks the wonderful staff at the Leamington Mennonite Home and at the Windsor Regional Hospital for their care of him in his final days.
Edward was a farmer all his life. He was fortunate to truly enjoy his vocation. He was a faithful member of the North Leamington United Mennonite Church and served there as a deacon. In his retirement he did volunteer work, particularly at Thrift on Mill. He loved to sing and added his rich bass voice to several choirs.
Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service to celebrate Edward’s life at North Leamington United Mennonite Church on Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 10 a.m. As per the requirement of the Church, please wear a mask at the funeral. The funeral will be livestreamed at www.reidfuneralhome.ca. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Leamington Mennonite Home or Mennonite Central Committee are appreciated. Friends may share memories at www.reidfuneralhome.ca