KLASSEN, Helen (Lena)(nee: Wiebe)

Helen (Lena) Klassen, born in Waldheim Village, Manitoba on February 20, 1927, passed away on July 20, 2015 after a brief illness. Our beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great-grandmother, was predeceased by her loving husband Herman, in 1993, and by her great-grandson Evan Federau in 2009. Helen is survived by 5 brothers, 5 sisters; her children; Fred Klassen, Norma Schartner, Jean (Harry) Bargen, Verna (Sam) Yankovich, 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren. She was indeed a great lady and will be missed by us all. The family thanks the nursing staff of the ACE Unit at the Abbotsford Regional Hospital for their consistently compassionate care. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Visitation will be held from 7:30 – 9 pm Friday July 24, 2015 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford with the funeral service at 11:00 am, Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Olivet Church, 2630 Langdon St., Abbotsford. For online condolences visit


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