John Henry Ewert

Ewert, John Henry

Feb 14, 1929 – May 14, 2006

It is with deep regret we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father and grandfather, John Henry Ewert on Sunday, May 14 at the age of 77 years. John was a lifelong serviceman, beginning at the young age of 15 working on the freighters, and then joining the R.C.A.F. as an Aero Engine Technician, retiring in 1982. After “retirement’ he continued working for several years at the Courtenay Goodwill Store and finally working alongside his wife Catherine at their Minnie and Me Ceramic Shop. John will be lovingly remembered by his family, his wife of 21 years Catherine; son John; step-daughter Arlene; grandchildren: David and Christopher; great-grandchildren: Melanie, David and Keegan; as well as his siblings: Annie (Carl), Erica, Fritz, Gerry (Cecilia) and their families. A Service to Celebrate John’s Life will be held on Saturday, May 20th at 1:00pm in the Chapel of Piercy’s/Mt. Washington Funeral Home, 440 England Ave., Courtenay.