Doris KLASSEN

KLASSEN; Doris Mae. 1917 ~ 2014. On June 19, 2014, Doris Mae Klassen (nee Bielby) passed into the presence of her Saviour, two weeks after her 97th birthday and 71st anniversary. Doris was born June 5, 1917 in Dodsland, SK and grew up in Kelfield. She moved to Vancouver in 1943 to marry Leonard Elmer Klassen. After 36 years in Vancouver they moved to Kamloops, later retiring in Abbotsford in 1996. Doris will be profoundly missed by her husband Leonard, her sister Grace, her six children and their spouses, Harold (Betty), Margaret Miller, Marian (Kim) Summach, Norman (Rose), Herb (Heather), and David, 16 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at Grace Church in Abbotsford on July 2 at 2 pm with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Union Gospel Mission.