WELKER, Stefan - Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Monday, September 5, 2016 at Lisaard House, Cambridge at the age of 84.
Beloved husband of Franziska for 61 years.
Loving father of Sylvia Mullin (Larry), Heidi Welker (John), Anita Smith (Jeff) and Helga Drung (Bernie). Opa to Jennifer Lewis (Greg), Stefan Mullin, Katrina Hustwitt (Scott), Candice and Nolan Smith, Brandon Drung, Katie Santos (Alan), and Chelsea Lynch (Greg). Great-Opa to Breanna and Bennett Hustwitt, Hannah and Levi Santos.
Predeceased by parents Johann and Christine Welker, brother Johann, Rudolf and Melchior and sisters Frieda Hollenbach and Maria Winter.
Stefan was the owner operator of Stefan Welker Construction and retired at the age of 72.
Stefan's family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday from 10-10:45 a.m. at Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener. The funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. on Thursday, September 8, 2016 in the chapel of the funeral home.
Pastor Perry Hart of Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church officiating.
Special thanks to Dr. Lana Tan and all the wonderful staff at Lisaard House.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lisaard House or Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church would be appreciated by the family.