It is with great sadness & joy we announce the passing of our father, John Edward Doell on Monday, March 21, 2016 . He died peacefully in his sleep on what would have been his 83rd birthday. He was a loving father, grandfather & great grandfather and to him no one was a stranger. He is loving remembered by his children; Gloria (Dan) Murray, son Larry Doell, daughter Sherry Farris, daughter Lonnie Bryant; stepchildren, Marcia (Larry) Slind, Cheryl (Ken) King; 18 grandchildren & 20 great-grandchildren. Brothers & sisters Abe (Margaret) Doell, Ann Hildebrant, (Evelyn) Doell, Pete (Trudy) Doell, Sue Therrien, Neil (Lorraine) Doell, (Dale) Doell, Art (Karen) Doell.
He was predeceased by his loving wife Helen Doell, daughter Salena Devoe, granddaughter Shawna Devoe, stepsons Lyle & Terry Lang, sister Helen Rackewich, brothers Jerry & Jake Doell & brothers-in-law Jerry Therrien & Abe Hildebrandt.
Public viewing for family and friends will be held on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 7:00PM at Dalmeny Funeral Home 139 3rd Street Dalmeny. Funeral Service will be held on Monday, March 28, 2016 at 1:00PM at Grace Mennonite Church in Neuanlage SK. Burial to follow at Gruenthal Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Dalmeny Funeral Home (306-254-2022).