ARNOLD S EMKE

born October 6, 1918 went to be with the Lord on December 9, 2008.  Survived by his loving wife of 59 years Hedwig and his seven children, Rita, Jona (Edna) and their four children Christiana, Matthew, Bethany and Jonathan, Johanna, Sol, Sam (Kelly) and their son Meshach, Mirjam (Matthias) and Rebekka, three sisters Herta, Lena and Erna and their families.  Sadly predeceased by his son Siegfried and two brothers Otto and Albert.  Funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.