Lena M. Plett died Nov. 4, 2008. She was born July 5, 1941 to Peter and Helen Penner. At age 9, Lena accepted Jesus as Lord and Saviour and was baptized on confession of her faith at Steinbach (Man.) MB Church. Predeceased by husband Walter; Lena is mourned by children Bernice, Brenda, Barry; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; 5 siblings. The funeral was Nov. 15 at Steinbach (Man.) MB Church.
Karla is a writer for Mennonite World Conference who lives in Winnipeg.