Leander G. Rempel

Leander G. Rempel

Aug. 18, 1936 – March 23, 2018

Leander Rempel, 81, died peacefully on March 23, 2018. A Celebration of Life is at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 8, 2018, at Glacierview Baptist Church, Homer.

Leander loved the Lord and had a life full of ministry — traveling, church work, and giving leadership to the mission organization SEND International.

Having chosen to retire in Homer, Leander enjoyed the community and was involved at Glacierview Baptist Church.

The family would like to express their appreciation to South Peninsula Hospital Long Term Care for their capable and compassionate care during the past 14 months.

He will be remembered by his friends and family for his gentle soul, easygoing nature, his sense of humor, interest in people, never-ending ideas, and eternal optimism.

Leander is survived by his wife of 59 years, Louise; his daughter; Debra (Jerry) Vantrease of Homer; son Barry (Ruth) Rempel of Tijuana, and daughter Sherri (Mitch) Cox of Glennallen; and seven grandchildren: Kristin, Joshua, Mariah, Katya, Savanna, Hannah and Aric.