KLASSEN (nee Epp)CLARA
Clara Klassen, born Nov. 12, 1918, late of the Menno Home, passed into the presence of her Lord on Oct. 16th. She leaves to mourn her 4 children, Margaret (Frank Martens), Elsie Klassen, Kathy Stauffer & John (Karen) Klassen, 6 grandchildren, 5 step-grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband Rev. H.T. Klassen of 63 years in 2003, and her son-in-law Robert Schapansky in 1998, as well as her parents and all 7 of her siblings. Many thanks to those who visited her faithfully and to the caring staff at the Menno Home. Viewing will be held at Woodlawn Funeral home on Thursday, October 22, 2009 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm with burial at the Maclure Mennonite Cemetery on Friday, October 23, 2009 at 11:00 am. A Celebration of Clara’s Life will follow at the Olivet Church, 2630 Langdon St, Abbotsford at 1:00 pm Friday. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Gideons.
Woodlawn FUNERAL HOME