Markus Abt

Markus Abt

1936 – 2015

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Markus Abt on November 8, 2015 at the age of 79 years. He leaves to mourn his wife of 57 years, Adelle; his children Danny (Patti), Jerry (Rose), Donna (Mark) Wentworth, Rick, Brenda (Pat) McGill, and Brian (Tova); 16 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. He also leaves his brother Pete (Jean); sisters Kay Anderson and Georgie (Clarence) Welty; sister-in-law Betty Abt; brother-in-law Dave (Sharon) Leibel; as well as many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Markus was predeceased by his parents Kilian and Ramona Abt; brother John and sister-in-law Beatrice, brother Leo, sister Marie, and brother-in-law Mike Batycki. A Funeral Mass will be held at the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Ponoka at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 13, 2015. Memorial donations are gratefully accepted to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Canadian Mental Health Association. To express condolences to Markus’s family, please visit

Arrangements Entrusted To Ponoka Funeral Home

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