John Giebelhaus


On Thursday January 11, 2018, Mr. John David Giebelhaus of Vegreville, Alberta passed away quietly at the age of 90 years.

John will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Katie; daughter Lorraine; sons Russell (Heather) and Clifford; three grandchildren Rebecca, Duncan and Kate; sister Martha (Francis) Everett; sister-in-law Elizabeth Giebelhaus as well as numerous relatives and friends.  John was predeceased by his parents John George and Anna Marie Giebelhaus; two brothers William (Esther), Daniel; three sisters Lydia (Henry) Roemer, Leah (Reuben) Schwindt and Bertha (Joe) Roberts.

A Celebration of John’s Life will be held on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Salem United Church with Reverend Caroyln Woodall officiating. Cremation has taken place and inurnment to follow in the church cemetery. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the “Salem United Church Memorial Fund” or “Vegreville Long Term Care Patient’s Comfort Society.”