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Kubke, Edwin

God saw you getting tired

And a cure was not to be,

So He put his arms around you

And He whispered, “Come to Me.”

With tearful eyes we watched you

and saw you pass away.

And though we loved you dearly,

We could not make you stay.

A golden heart stopped beating,

Hard-working hands at rest,

And although our hearts were broken

We know God knows best.

Edwin was born in Poland and immigrated to Canada in 1953. He was a gifted carpenter, took pride in quality craftsmanship and was employed in Calgary’s construction industry. He was a faithful Christian and enjoyed his family, music, the outdoors and serving in the church. Edwin passed away at home in the care of his family on March 9, 2006, at the age of 68 years, after a brief struggle with cancer. Edwin is lovingly remembered by his wife Ingrid; children Sonja (Sheldon) Dasiuk and Robert Kubke; grandchildren Justin and Mikayla; mother Wanda Kubke; brother Ewald (Jeannette) Kubke; relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his father Friedrich Kubke.

Funeral Services will be held at Foothills Lutheran Church (3104 – 34th Avenue N.W.) on Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. Forward condolences through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Foothills Lutheran Church Mission Building Fund.

In living memory of Edwin Kubke, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.

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  1. Karl und Gerlinde Bumberger :

    We have been friends of the family for many years but unfortunately lost contact some years ago. Please if someone from the family could contact us at the following e-mail address that would mean a lot to us.
    Best regards from germany who have many special memories that we will continue to cherish.
    Gerlinde Bumberger

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