Walter Dirks


Walter and Marie made their home in Black Creek, B.C. He was ordained to pastoral ministry in 1954. For 45 years, he joyfully served the Lord in Black Creek; Lustre and Busby, Mont.; Flatrock and Cecil Lake, B.C.

  • Birth: September 17, 1929
  • Birthplace:
    Oak Lake, Man.
  • Death: April 18, 2017

  • Parents:
    Jacob & Maria Dirks
  • Married:
    Marie Epp, Sept. 2, 1951
  • Family:
    Marie; children Dianna (Ken), Ron (Linda), Aaron (Dora), Esther (Allan), Sharon (Werner), Ruby (Rocky); 25 grandchildren including Josiah Dirks [d.], Karalyn Hein [d.]; 27 great-grandchildren; 4 siblings
  • Church:
    North Peace MB, Fort St. John, B.C.
  • Baptism:
    Black Creek, B.C., June 6, 1948