Karl-Heinz Trempnau

was born on September 8th, 1928 in Wanne-Eikel, Germany and passed away peacefully on October 31st, 2013 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 85 years. Karl will be lovingly remembered by his wife; Margita, to whom he was married for 62 years, his son; Gordon (Laura) Trempnau of Edmonton, Alberta, his daughter; Erika (Dave) Madiuk of Kamloops, B.C., his grandchildren; Mindy (Tim) McPherson and Merle Madiuk of Kamloops, his great-grandchildren; Dominic, Austin and Isaac. Karl was preceded in death by his brother and by his parents.

Cremation preceded a Celebration of Karl’s Life which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Thursday, November 7th, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel.

As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Karl to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Foundation 2101 32nd Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 5L2.

Funeral arrangements have been made with


5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5

(250) 542-1187

Vernon Morning Star

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