1935 ~ WERNER HERMANN ~ 2022Posted: May 3rd, 2022
Werner Hermann of Medicine Hat, passed away on Saturday, April 30th, 2022 at the age of 86 years. Werner leaves to cherish his memory his daughters, Judy Hinzman, Brigitte Odegard and Linda Hermann; sons, Peter Hermann and David Hermann; grandchildren, Travis (Shannon), Torrie, Crystal (Jeff), Shauna (Richard), Tabitha (Jason), Jessica (Dennis), Katelyn (Caine) and Joel (Shelby); 16 great grandchildren; brother, Rudolf; sisters; Rosemarie, Marianne and Isa; as well as numerous nieces and nephews in Germany. Werner was predeceased by his parents, Wilhem and Elli Hermann; his wife, Natalia Hermann; son, Karl Heinz; son-in-law, Garry Hinzman; daughter-in-law, Penny Hermann; great grandson, Joshua Hinzman and brother, Peter. Werner was born May 6, 1935 in Frohndorf, East Germany. He was raised and educated in the Sommerdau district and in Erfurt, Germany. Werner married Natalia in 1957 and in 1958 they immigrated with their two young daughters to Canada, settling in Medicine Hat in the early 1960’s. There then followed three more children making their family complete. Werner worked at Brick & Tile and the Glass factory in Redcliff, retiring from there when they closed. Werner also spent a lot of time helping at Schlenker farms for good friends, Irvin & Gerda Schlenker. Over the years Werner also appreciated the care and help he received from his neighbors, Pat McFarlane whom he chatted with most daily. Werner loved his family and worked hard to provide for what they needed. He was an avid sports fan having coached men’s soccer in the early 60’s and also the Redcliff Flyers hockey team. Affectionately known as “Hermann the German” by his friends. He loved all sports especially German race car drivers and the Detroit Red Wings. Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5 on Thursday, May 5th, 2022 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The Graveside Service will be held at Hillside Cemetery, Gershaw Dr SW & 10 Ave SW MEDICINE HAT, AB on Friday, May 6th, 2022 at 12:00 pm with Pastor Shane Hein officiating. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in memory of Werner Hermann to the Canadian Red Cross Society, 398 Aberdeen Street SE, Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 0R2. Condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org subject heading Werner Hermann. Funeral arrangements by
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