Meryl Thomas Wanner, late of Goodwater, SK, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 31, 2019 at 75 years of age.
He was predeceased by his father Mark; his mother Patricia and his daughter Shannon.
Meryl is survived by his wife Valerie (Nagel); his daughters:Stacey and her children [Johnathan, Alexis, Markus], Dawn (James) and their children [James Jr., Tristyn], Laura (Avery) and her son [Jackson]; sisters: Rita (Carl) Knibbs, Karen (Lyle) Collins, Sandra (George) De Bruyne, Lorna (Johnie) Rust; brother Lionel (Donna) Wanner; his in-laws: Vera and Martin Nagel, Florence (Glen) Bzdel, Tracy (Blair) Zopf, Carter (Christina) Nagel; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Prayers were held on Friday, June 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. from St. Vincent de Paul with Fr. Francis Plaparampil celebrant. Active Pallbearers were: Stacey Wanner, Dawn Wanner, Laura Wanner, Lionel Wanner, kevin Wanner, Desmond McKenzie, Milo Erickson, Terrance Wanner and Andrew Rust. A luncheon followed at McKenna Hall, Weyburn SK with the Interment following at St. Mary's Cemetery, Tribune, SK.
Meryl Thomas Wanner, age 75 years, of Goodwater, SK passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 31, 2019. He was born and raised in the Goodwater area. This is where he met his wife Valerie (Nagel). Together they farmed and had four girls. He was a hardworking man, who was passionate about farming, hunting,fishing, family and friends. He was a man of many talents and a wealth of knowledge.
For family and friends so wishing, charitable donations in memory of Meryl may be made to the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, 9 Lancaster Road, Moose Jaw, SK, S6J 1M8 or Bird Doggin’ Classic, Box 151, Weyburn, SK, S4H 2J9 or the Canadian Cancer Society, 1910 McIntyre Street, Regina, SK, S4P 2R3.