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Jorg Hoffmeister

August 7, 1964 - December 3, 2013

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On Tuesday December 3, 2013, Jörg Hoffmeister passed away suddenly at his home at the age of 49 years.

He was predeceased by his brother-in-law Jos Engel.

Jörg will be fondly remembered by his wife Annina Hoffmeister; daughter Jennifer Ashley Hoffmeister; father Eldert and mother Margareta Hoffmeister of Wolfsburg, Germany; sister Ute Witt; sister-in-law Christiana Schär of Landquard, Switzerland; mother and father-in-law Olga and Jos Engel of Bridesville and brother-in-law Theo Engel of Switzerland.

In 1981 he began as a Pastry Chef at Cafe Menzel in Wolfsburg, Germany. In 1991, he completed his Master of Pastry. Between1991 – 1993 he worked in Germany and Toronto; between1994 – 95 he worked as a Pastry Master in Switzerland. Jörg and Annina met in December 1994 and were married in 1995. He then worked in Munich from 1996 – 97 before moving to Canada.

Jörg was a partner in Dolci Deli & Catering in Osoyoos with Annina.

Over the years, Jörg enjoyed travelling to England, Scotland, Mexico, Jamaica, Cuba, Germany, Switzerland, France and many other places.

Jörg was an avid soccer fan and coached boys soccer. He was also an Iron Man and competed in Germany, Japan and Canada. Jörg also enjoyed Adventure Races and raced the Raid the North race.

A celebration of life will be held at 1:00 P.M. December 11, 2013 at Walnut Beach Resort.

In lieu of flowers an “education trust fund” has been established for his daughter Jennifer at CIBC in Osoyoos.

The family would like to thank the local RCMP, including Officer Bayda and Tina Wallner and all our friends for their support.

Condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.nunes-pottinger.com

Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos

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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Lena Thompson
Relation: Friend

Aninna and Jennifer,
My deepest sympathies on the loss of Jorg. I will always remember his smile, his talks about back home when we visited the coffee shop and his wonderful cakes he made for us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you both and to Jorg’s family back home. God Bless

From: Shannon and Sean Peltier
Relation: Through business

Our thoughts and hearts are with you Anina.

From: Karen Hutchinson/Dave Bradbury
Relation: via Annina

Annina – our Sweet Swiss Cheese – Joerg was way too young – this just was not in the “script”. We always remember you describing to us, the correct way to say his name; the times we saw this athlete running up or biking on Anarchist Mountain; buying his bread at the Windmill. We think about you often and can’t imagine how tall Jennifer must be now.

From: Ash
Relation: customer

Anina and Jennifer, we are thinking of you both during this tough time.

From: Joe and Louisa Carvalho & Family
Relation: Relationship - How did you know the deceased?

To Aninna and Family:

You are in our thoughts and prayers during this very dificult time.
God Bless

From: Peter + Gabriele Bueschkens
Relation: friends

Liebe Anina, wir moechten Dir und Deiner Familie auf diesem Wege unser tiefstes Beileid aussprechen.Worte fehlen um auszusprechen wie traurig wie mit Dir sind. Unsere Gedanken sind ganz fest bei Dir in dieser schwierigen Zeit. Gabi + Peter

From: Carole Bissonnette
Relation: Friend

Anina, so sorry to hear the news of Jorg’s passing. I am sending you a big warm hug from me.

From: Michelle Jefferson
Relation: friend

I was so sorry to hear of Jorg’s passing. I know this is a difficult time for you and Jennifer, but hope you are surrounded by friends and family who can support you. I fondly remember Jorg’s smile, his tenacity and his amazing skills. My thoughts are with you both.

From: JOE & IRENE HOLZ
Relation: customer

Annina & Jennifer, We are sorry & saddened that Jorg has passed away. We will miss him. It was so nice to see all three of you at the restaurant this past summer. What a great team.
We will always remember and miss Jorg.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 11, 2013
Beginning at 1:00pm

Location:
Walnut Beach Resort
4200 Lakeshore Drive
Osoyoos, BC Canada V0H 1V6

A celebration of life will be held at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday December 11, 2013 at Walnut Beach Resort, 4200 Lakeshore Drive, Osoyoos, BC.

4200 Lakeshore Drive
Osoyoos, BC Canada V0H 1V6

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