STEINBACH – Herman Frank Steinbach passed away on Wednesday, November 19, in the Brooks Health Centre at the age of 86 years.
Born is Sastina, Iowa, he came to the Bassano district in 1910, where he farmed until semi-retiring on his farm in the early 1960’s. He has resided in the Newell Nursing Home, Brooks, since August of 1976.
He is survived by his wife, Nora, of Bassano; one son, Mike, of Bassano; one daughter, Genevieve Cotter of Calgary; one grandson and two granddaughters.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, November 22, at 10:00 a.m., from St. Columba’s Catholic Church, Bassano. Rev. Desmond Bowler, O.M.!., officiated. Interment followed in the Bassano Cemetery. Smith’s Funeral Home, Brooks and Bassano, were in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers were Lorne Steinbach, Bernard Steinbach, Barry Evans, R Hood, Roy Hood Jesse Chizik.