Klassen, Barbara

Barbara Helen Klassen

1963 - 2011 

KlassenBarbwOn Monday August 15, 2011 at Salem Home in Winkler, MB, Barbara Klassen aged 47 years formerly of Blumenfeld, MB went to her eternal rest. 

Barbara Helen Klassen was born at Bethel Hospital in Winkler on December 2, 1963. Barb grew up and lived in Blumenfeld until mom and dad moved to Winkler in the fall of 1988. Barb went to ARC school in Winkler; a special school for the mentally handicapped. At age 18 years, she graduated from school and started employment at Valley Rehab Centre. She worked here until the day that they ambulance had to take her to the hospital on March 12, 2010. Barb was employed at Valley Rehab (Gateway Resources) for 28 years.

 She leaves to mourn her passing her parents, George P and Neta (nee Fehr) Klassen of Winkler, three brothers, Jake and Linda Klassen of Winkler (Tammy and Warren Wall, Teagan, Cale, Taya, Candace and Dale Toews, Renna, Mark and Jenn Klassen), Ike and Tina Klassen of Morden (Curtis and Annie, Pamela, Janelle), George and Agatha Klassen of Reinfeld (Isaiah Armstrong, Candace Armstrong). Barb will be sadly missed but never forgotten. 

Funeral service was held on Thursday August 18, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. at Winkler Sommerfeld Mennonite Church with interment at Westridge Memorial Gardens.

 A very special thank you to the Salem Home staff and residents for all your love and care. Thank you to Rev. Jake Heide, and Rev. Art Wiebe for your services as well as to the church caretakers, serving group, song leaders, Bertha Wall and Wiebe Funeral Home for your care and arrangements. A special thank you for the food, flowers, cards and prayers that we received at this difficult time. The Klassen Family.


Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler

In care of arrangements,