1918 – 2008
Carl Klassen went home to be with his Saviour and Lord on Nov 10th at Abbotsford Regional Hospital at the age of 90. Carl is survived by his wife, Sara, his brother Allan (Ruth) and Sara’s daughter-in-laws, Shirley Hinkel and Bonny Hinkel. Son, Tim, Daughters, Ruth (Allan), Edith (Dave), Son Terry (Katharine), 14 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Carl was predeceased by his first wife, Dora, and daughter, Carol, as well as his parents, Aaron (Ann) Klassen, brother, Menno, and sisters, Arona and Dora.
He will be sadly missed by all who knew him for his Godly character, caring and Compassion. Carl ministered as a pastor in Francois Lake, Burns Lake, Prince George, 100 Mile House, Langley, Victoria, Lantzville, Hawaii, New Zealand and also several months in the Ukraine.
Graveside Service will be held from Hatley Memorial Gardens, Victoria, BC on Sat, Nov 15, 2008. Celebration of Carl’s life will be held at Abbotsford Baptist Church, 33651 Busly Street on Monday, Nov 17, 2008 at 2:30 pm.
Woodlawn FUNERAL HOME