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STEIERT, Johannes (John)


March 13, 1934 - April 1, 2021

Johannes (John) Steiert passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, April 1, 2021 at the age of 87 years. John was born in Prelate, Saskatchewan on March 13, 1934 to Theresa Steiert. They moved to Evansburg, Alberta in 1936. He later moved to Water Valley to work in lumber camps.  In 1970 he began work at Spray Lakes Sawmill and later moved to Cochrane, where he stayed until his retirement in 1999. In 2009 he moved back to Water Valley.

John and Liz (née Vandeberg) were married in 1966 and had two sons, Murray and Alec.  John was predeceased by his mother in 1994 and his son, Alec in 2018.

John enjoyed his retirement, spending his time gardening, feeding the birds, and working in his small shed building things.

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