Charlotte Ens (nee Fast) died Aug. 27, 2009 at 99. She was born Sept. 29, 1909 in Davlekanovo, Russia. Charlotte has run a good race and almost made it to her goal of being 100. She passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord with family by her side. She was a member of Culloden MB Church, Vancouver. Predeceased by her husband of 6 years Jacob L. Ens, 5 siblings, 2 spouses of her stepchildren; Charlotte is mourned by sister Katharina Rutsch, niece Tanya Fast; stepchildren Hilda Rogalsky, Alvin Ens, Harold (Agnes) Ens; 9 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren.
Karla is a writer for Mennonite World Conference who lives in Winnipeg.