Mrs. Selma Giesbrecht late of Abbotsford, BC, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 5, 2010 at the age of 75 at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre, surrounded by family. She is survived by her loving husband Al; three daughters Sharon (Dale) Stewart, Barb (Paul) Sweeney, Yvonne Loewen (Ron Jansen), 7 grandchildren; sister, Beth Giesbrecht and brother, Neil Klassen. A visitation will be held on Thursday, April 8, 2010 from 7:00-9:00 pm at Henderson’s Fraser Valley Funeral Home, 34537 Marshall Road, Abbotsford, BC. A Celebration of her Life will be held on Friday, April 9, 2010 at 11:00 at Henderson’s Fraser Valley Funeral Home with Major. Lynda Richardson officiating. Interment will follow at Hazelwood cemetery.

In remembrance of Selma and her love for the colour red, the family would like to encourage you to wear red to the service.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to BC Cancer Society. Also, as Selma was a dedicated volunteer of the BC Blood Donor Clinic a donation of your time to the clinic would be much appreciated. A special thank you to all the nurses and doctors at Abbotsford Cancer Centre for their tender loving care of Selma. Tributes and condolences may be left at

Henderson’s Fraser Valley Funeral Home


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