Aganeta (Nettie) Dueck died Aug. 16, 2007. She was born Nov. 20, 1910 to Abram and Anna Pauls in Gruenfeld, Ukraine. Her family moved to Canada in 1923 and she married Fred Dueck on Apr. 12, 1931. They farmed near Lucky Lake, Sask. and raised six children. Nettie was baptized in 1941, and became a member of the MB Church in Lucky Lake. Fred retired in 1976, and died in 1981. Nettie moved to Beechy Personal Care Home in 2002. She is remembered for her faith, her prayers, her generosity, and her love for people. She is mourned by 1 sister; 5 children; 20 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren.
Karla is a writer for Mennonite World Conference who lives in Winnipeg.