Werner Bechtel

July 27, 1952March 10, 2023
Obituary of Werner Bechtel
In loving memory of Werner Bechtel who was born on July 27, 1952. It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts we announce his sudden passing on March 10, 2023, after a lengthy illness. Werner leaves behind his loving wife Eva "The love of his life" for 32 years. Werner was born in Bonndorf, Germany and he immigrated to Canada in 1997. He worked as a Community/Recreational Assistant for people with developmental disability/mental illness until he retired. He also volunteered on a Strata counsel for many years. His greatest pride was volunteering as a Volunteer Firefighter at the Interlakes Fire Department. Werner loved the outdoor activities and especially going to the lake cabin regularly. He was the kindest, caring, companionable and charming person you have ever met. He helped everybody who needed him and went above-and-beyond to make everybody feel special. Werner leaves to mourn his wife Eva, two stepdaughters; Marianette & Sabrina & their family, four grandsons, sister Christel Kriegl & family, brother Gerhard & family, brother Heinz & family and many friends. As per Werner wishes he will be cremated. A Celebration of Life will be held on March 24, 2023 at 11am at Schoening Funeral Home. Arrangements entrusted to Schoening Funeral Service 250-374-1454 Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Bechtel family. Livestream link -

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Friday, March 24, 2023

Celebration of Life