Reinhart Herbert Kelm
January 22, 1930 - May 6, 2020
Reinhart “Reine” Kelm passed away on May 6, 2020 at the age of 90 years.
Reine is survived by his wife of 55 years, Winnifred “Winnie”; son, Murray Kelm; grandchildren, Jason (Charity), Ryan, Stacey, Jenna (Jon); seven great-grandchildren, Logan, Lane, Landon, Ashton, Dallas, Olivia and Everly; sister, Aldina Crough; nieces, Calleen and Teresa; nephews, Floyd Crough, Everett Crough and Ed Kalm.
Reine was predeceased by his parents, Robert and Amilia Kelm; brothers, Ewalt and Walter; sister, Helina Weins; his dear daughter, Rhonda Forth; nephew, Daniel Crough; niece, Shelly Fink; great-nephew, Graham Crough; two sisters and one brother in infancy in Russia and many other relatives in Canada and the United States.
Reine was a farmer all of his life. Even after he moved to Wetaskiwin , he still continued to go to the farm almost daily. On November 22, 2015, Reine suffered a stroke and has spent the last years in the hospital, moving into Long Term Care almost three years ago.
A family graveside service has taken place at the St. John’s Lutheran Church Cemetery.
In memory of Reine, memorial donations are gratefully accepted to the charity of the donor’s choice.
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