Erdman (Ed) Klippenstein passed away peacefully into the presence of his Lord on March 13, 2007 at his home in Abbotsford. He was born in Altona, Manitoba on September 24, 1917.

Ed will be missed and forever cherished by his wife Shirley of 47 years, his son Dale, and wife Linda, and their daughters Aisha and Mikaela; his daughter Debbie Young, and husband Mark, and their children Joshua, Daniel, Luke and Rebekah.

He was predeceased by his parents Henry and Sarah Klippenstein, and brothers and sisters Henry, (Mary), Marie, (George Brown), Sarah, (Alfred Seimens), John, (Anna), Peter, Diedrich, (Elizabeth), Kathrine, (John Rhymer), Helen, (Rudy Reage), Eva, (John Nickel) and Margaret, (Bill Nauer).

A Celebration of Life service will be held at Emmanuel Mennonite Church at 2:30 on Monday, March 19. Pastor Jack Campbell from Sevenoaks Alliance Church will officiate.

The family would like to express a sincere thanks to the Home Support Service workers in Abbotsford and the Palliative Care Nurses for their tender loving care.

Woodlawn Funeral Home


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