We Remember

REDEKOPP Jacob “Jake”

April 8, 1928 — August 29, 2021

Born in Gnadenthal, Ukraine on April 8, 1928, Jake Redekopp went home to be with the Lord on August 29, 2021, in Kelowna, BC.

Jake will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 41 years, Julie; his three sons Ed, Herb, and Bob; his daughter Julianna; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Jake’s memory will also be cherished by his two brothers Benjamin Redekopp and John  Redekopp; his two sisters Nettie Geisbrecht and Clara Winter; as well as many nieces and nephews. Sadly, he was predeceased by his daughter Monica; brother Peter; and his sister Elizabeth.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to PAOC Missions c/o Evangel Church.

A Memorial Service, with a reception to follow, will be held on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM PDT, at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the number of attendees will be limited, if you wish to attend PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. If you are unable to attend in person, please join the family ONLINE BY LIVESTREAM (see below), a recording will be made available to view shortly thereafter.

The family invites those who are attending or livestreaming the service to join them in wearing Jake’s favourite color: red, in honor of his memory.

If you wish to send a condolence, post photos, or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Condolences”.


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM PDT

Springfield Funeral Home

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Service Details

The service for REDEKOPP Jacob “Jake” is scheduled for FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021 at 10:00 AM PDT. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna BC


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  • Howard Sali says:

    To; Julie, I’m so sorry to hear of Jakes passing, my Sincerest Condolences goes out to all the Redekopp families at this sad time, Now Jake will be in the arms of Jesus, resting in peace.. no more pain or suffering. from:; Howard Sali 220

  • Grace says:

    Dear Julie I am so sorry on the loss of Jacob
    He will always be remembered for his caring and the love for our Lord Jesus
    I believe now he is in Jesus arms until we meet again My condolences to all the family and I pray for you that God will give you strength during this difficult times !
    Grace Cotroneo

  • Eldon and Marilyn Schultz says:

    Julie, you’ve been in our hearts and prayers. May you know God’s comfort and presence during this difficult season! Blessings!

  • Clara Winter says:

    Julie, my thoughts and prayers are with you today. I was blessed to be able to watch the service on-line. It was a beautiful service. It was wonderful to see the family in attendance as I wish I could have attended in person. May you find strength in God and the people around you that love you.

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