Wayne Irwin Steffen


Passed away on

November 29, 2011 at 68 years of age. He is survived by his loving wife, Laverna; children, Kevin and Kim;

granchildren, Joshua, Chanel and Lexy;

mother, Agnes Steffen of Muenster, SK; mother (in-law), Norma Suchan of Humboldt, SK;  brother, Gary (Loretta) of Blind Bay, BC;

sisters, Darlene (Larry) Gray of Raymore, SK, Karen Loehr and Gail (Mike) Lang, both of Muenster, SK; sisters (in-law), Bernadette Kung of Kindersley, SK and Charlene Meyers of Saskatoon, SK. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by father, Ervin Steffen; father (in-law), John Suchan and Brother (in-law), Mervin Loehr. Wayne was born in Humboldt, Saskatchewan., and grew up on a farm near Muenster, SK. He attended high school at Muenster College. He met Laverna in Humboldt, SK, married in

Muenster, SK in 1968 and moved to B.C. in 1970. Wayne enjoyed camping, golfing, hunting, reading and going for long walks on Black Mountain. Special thanks to Dr. Alex Canning and to the staff of the Central Okanagan Hospice House for their care during Wayne’s intense battle with

Cancer. No Services will be held by request. In lieu of

flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association, would be


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