KNUFER, Rudi – On June 8, 2017, Rudi Knufer passed on to be with His Lord at the age of 82.

He is survived by Hilde, his loving wife of 59 years, two daughters: Heike (Ron) Vikse and Monika Lawrence (Al Cowie);  Five grandchildren: Craig (Carla) Dewald, Nicole (Bill) Dolphin, Meagen (Ryan) Detwiller, Jason Vikse, Angela;  Six great grandchildren: Micah, Evelyn, Jacob, Weston, Nora, Kiersten. Rudi was an honest, hardworking man who loved the Lord, was well liked and had a great sense of humor. A special Thank you to the Hospice House Staff for their loving care. 

A celebration of Rudi’s life will be on Monday, June 19 at 11:30 am at Evangel Church, 3261 Gordon Drive, Kelowna.  Cremation arrangements in care of Everden Rust Funeral Services, (250) 860-6440. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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