Lauer, Leander John. Jan. 23, 1928 – Nov. 24, 2011. After a long battle with cancer, it is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Leander Lauer. Predeceased by his daughter Janine (Sheila), grandson Curtis, brother Gerald, sister Irma. He leaves behind his loving wife of 58 years Bernadette, sons Colin (Cathy), Garth (Kristina) grandchildren Candice (Ryan), Brandon (Deanna), Matt, Kara, Brother Ron (Muriel), sister Elaine (Ken). He will be sorrowfully missed by his entire family and friends. With humble beginnings in Saskatchewan he began his business ventures as a builder of church pews. Later moving to the west coast he continued to expand his business endeavours to become a successful residential and commercial developer. Leander also had a great love for the outdoors, enjoying camping, fishing, hunting, golfing and gardening. A service will be held at the Good Shepherd Church, 2250 – 150 Street, Surrey, BC on Friday, December 2, 2011 at 1:00 PM. Reception to follow at same location. If desired, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation.
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