Our mother, Anna Kornelsen went home to be with her Lord and Saviour in the early morning of Monday, December 26, 2022. Although we will miss her dearly, we rejoice with her, that her Christmas wish was granted – Heaven!
She will be lovingly remembered as a devoted, hardworking and hospitable woman who dearly loved the Lord and her family. Leaving to mourn her passing are her five daughters, Marlene (Gerry), Rose, Irma (Sieg), Joanne (Darrel), Marilyn (Randy), 11 grandchildren, seven with their spouses, 19 great-grandchildren, one brother Arnold (Shirley).
Anna was predeceased by her mother Agatha Penner in 2001, her husband Nick in 2007, her father Martin Penner in 2007, her brother Dave in 2017, her brother Willie in 2020 and Reinhard Bachmeier in 2021.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Jessica Allen and the palliative care team, especially the palliative nurses, Ashley Dubesky and Brigitte Remillard, the homecare nurses and aides that did such a good job of caring for our mother in her home.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 3, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. at Steinbach Church of God, 450 McKenzie Ave., Steinbach, MB, with interment to follow at Heritage Cemetery, 395 Loewen Blvd., Steinbach, MB.