David Kenneth Buchwitz passed away at the Red Deer Hospice on Aug. 17, 2017 at the age of 67 years.
David was born to Alvina and Nat Buchwitz on March 26, 1950 in Hanna, Ab. In 1973 he married Luann Lohrmann and they raised two sons, Dwayne and Kelly.
David is survived by his family: wife Luann; son Kelly (Roberta) and their boys Sullivan, Benjamin and Charles, son Dwayne; brothers Danny (Verla) and Robert (Sheila); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other family and a host of friends.
Predeceased by his parents Alvina and Nat Buchwitz, nephew, Wade Buchwitz, sister-in-law, Pam Schooler and parents-in-law, Lou and Carol Lohrmann.
Family graveside services were held at the Endiang Cemetery on Wed. Aug. 23, 2017 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Colin Millang of Hanna Lutheran Church officiating.
Family and friends gathered at 2 p.m. in the Endiang Community Hall for a time of sharing stories, memories and a luncheon by the members of the surrounding area of Endiang.
Donations will be gratefully accepted by Red Deer Hospice, 99 Arnot Ave., Red Deer, AB T4R 3S6, Endiang Cemetery Club, Endiang Community Hall or to a charity of your own.
Sympathies may be forwarded to the family by signing the guestbook at www.parkviewfuneralchapels.com
Parkview Funeral Chapels & Crematorium, 403-882-3141, entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements.
Card of Thanks
Luann and family would like to thank all those that have given support to them since David’s passing.
Thank you to the community for the food, the flowers, donations and the visits to the house and especially for coming to the luncheon at the hall to honour David’s memory.
To all of the members of the area that brought lunch on the day of the service, know that it was appreciated.
To Pastor Colin Millang for his words of comfort, the pallbearers, Dean Ross and the staff of Parkview Funeral Chapels for your guidance and support through this difficult time.
We are so blessed to live in such a caring community
Luann and the Buchwitz Family