Abram (A.J.) Klassen of Abbotsford, B.C. promoted to Glory July 15, 2003 at the age of 77 years. Abe is survived by his loving family, wife of 50 years Betty, children; Grace Klassen of Three Rivers, CA, Esther (Ken) Klassen-Isaak of Fresno, CA, Charlene (George) Klassen Endrizzi of New Wilmington, PA, Daniel (Rita) Klassen of Richmond, B.C.
Grandchildren; Laura, Sara, Jonathon and Bryce. Brothers and sisters; Katherine Martens, John (Leona) Klassen, Neil (Rita) Klassen, Peter (Nancy) Klassen, Louise (Rudie) Willms, Anne (Rey) Nickel, Bill (Lil) Klassen.
Also survived by many other relatives and friends.
Predeceased by parents John C. and Elizabeth Klassen and brother-in-law Abe Martens.
Viewing will be held from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2003 at King Road M.B. Church. Graveside Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2003 at Maclure Road Cemetery, 33965 Maclure Road, Abbotsford, B.C. Memorial Service to follow at 11:00 a.m. at King Road M.B. Church, 32068 King Road, Abbotsford, B.C. Donations in lieu of flowers to Mennonite Brethren Biblical Seminary or MB Missions and Services International (Disciple-Making) would be gratefully appreciated.
WIEBE & JESKE FUNERAL DIRECTORS IN CARE OF ARRANGEMENTS 604-859-5885