Woodlawn Funeral Home

2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC


Leni Zacharias

March 16, 1941July 25, 2019

Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Leni Zacharias was released with joy and sadness into the loving presence of her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, on July 25, 2019 at the age of 78.

Leni is survived by her 4 children; Karl (Alvina), Konrad, Wilma (Ray) and Lucy (Derek), 7 grandchildren; Leanne, Chris, Kara, Kurtis, Kendra, Tyrelle and Shayla, 3 great-grandchildren; Kadence, Lily and Kingsley and brother Hans Penner, as well as extended family members.

Leni is predeceased by her husband Jacob in 2012, her parents Gerhard & Helena Penner, brothers; Kornelius, Gerhard, Jakob, Peter, Heinrich, Abram, David and Franz, sisters; Tina and Hilda.

A viewing will be held at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Rd., Abbotsford on Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 7-8:30 pm.

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, August 2, 2019 at Clearbrook MB Church, 2719 Clearbrook Road with a Graveside Service at 9:30 am at Maclure Road Mennonite Cemetery.


  • Visitation Thursday, August 1, 2019
  • Graveside Service Friday, August 2, 2019
  • Memorial Service Friday, August 2, 2019


Leni Zacharias

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Angie van Bemmelen

July 30, 2019

What I remember most about Mrs. Z is her laugh. She had a great sense of humour and always seemed to have a smile on her face.

Karl Zacharias

July 29, 2019

Mom was one of the kindest, sweetest ladies this world has ever had....you will be missed!