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Kenneth Brenneman

November 29, 1930- December 22, 2023

Kenneth Walter Brenneman passed away peacefully at Cedarcroft Place Retirement Residence in Stratford, Ontario on December 22, 2023.


Ken was born in Wellesley Township November 29, 1930, to Elmer Brenneman and Edna (Leis) Brenneman. He was in his 94" year.


He is lovingly remembered by his children, Mark Brenneman of Plattsville, Ruth (Dan) Schrock of Hayward, Wisconsin, Mary (Myron) Jantzi of Brunner. Ken was blessed with 8 grandchildren, Melanie Brenneman, Martha (Aaron) Baker, Mayra (Steve) Craig, Sophia (Ty) Rook, Eric (Julia) Schrock, Tom (Danae)

Schrock, Heidi (Kerry) Martin, Stephanie (Trenton) Yoder and 6 Step-grandchildren. Cherished great grandfather of 21 great grandchildren and 32 step great-grandchildren.


Ken is remembered by sisters in law Twila (Cliff) Brenneman, Dolores (Art)

Brenneman, Catherine (William) Kuepfer. Predeceased by his loving wife Emmalene (Nafziger) in 1995, parents Elmer and Edna Brenneman, step-father Enos Zehr, brothers Cliff Brenneman, Art Brenneman, brothers and sisters in law William Kuepfer, Arlan and Marion Erb, and son-in-law James Brubacher.


Ken was a pastor and evangelist for over 50 years, preaching throughout Canada and

the United States. He enjoyed auction sales and the 40 years he worked for Gerber Auctions. Ken had a passion for studying his Bible, preaching, reading, singing, Travel, word games, but most of all he loved the Lord with all his heart.


Visitation will take place at Donegal Mennonite Fellowship in Donegal, 7021 Perth County Rd 147, Listowel, on December 27" from 1:30 PM — 4:30 PM, and 6:30 PM — 9:00 PM Burial will take place at Bethel Conservative Mennonite Church 3968 Perth County Line 72, Millbank at 9:30 a.m.on December 28, 2023, with the memorial service following at 11:00 a.m. at Donegal Mennonite Fellowship.

As expressions of sympathy donations can be make to Christian Aid Ministries. Online condolences may be made at

The funeral live stream can be viewed at the time of the funeral from the link below.


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