Passed on: October 9th, 2012
Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 after being diagnosed with cancer this past September, Rudi Wasmeier, aged 92 years. He is predeceased by his wife May and his son Walter. He is mourned by sons: Torsten (Minnie) and Hans (Leslie), grandchildren: Rudi and Nick; as well as by many close friends and neighbors. Rudi was an engineer with the Newfoundland Department of Highways, and was the Secretary of the Road Builders Association for many years. He and May will be remembered for their contributions to the St. John’s Ski Club, as well as their love of windsurfing, hiking and traveling. The family would like to thank the Doctors and staff of the Palliative Care Unit at the Miller Center for their care and compassion shown to Rudi during his time there. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at Carnell Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Rd. on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. A reception will follow the service. No flowers by request. Donations can be made in his memory to a charity of one’s choice. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book, please visit www.carnells.com.