Erwin Giesbrecht, of Steinbach, formerly of Elma, MB passed away at Maplewood Manor on Wed, August 2, 2006 at the age of 86. He is survived by his wife Elda, four sons: Ken (Johanna) of Elma, Clint (Carol) of Whitemouth, Les (Glenna) of Elma, Ron (Sharon) of Elma; three daughters Norma and Fran of Steinbach and Marilyn (Rod) Toews of Elma; 18 grandchildren, six great grandchildren, four brothers and two sisters. He was predeceased by his parents, two brothers and two sisters. Viewing at Birchwood Funeral Chapel, 150 Penfeld Dr, Steinbach on Fri., Aug 4 at 7 p.m. and at the church prior to the service. Funeral Service will be at the Church of God in Christ Mennonite, Whitemouth, MB on Sat. Aug 5 at 11 a.m. with interment at the church cemetery.