Jacob H. Knelsen

1933 – 2011

Jacob_Knelson_sqOn Monday August 29, 2011 at Boundary Trails Health Centre, Jacob H Knelsen, aged 78 years of Winkler, MB went to his eternal rest.

He leaves to mourn his passing his second wife, Katherine (nee Klassen) of Winkler, four daughters, Anna and Dan Hiebert, Tina and Randy Penner, Lynn and Clarence Reimer, Nancy and Scott Graham, all of Winkler as well as one son, Jake and Ang Knelsen of Winkler and 14 grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Maria (nee Klassen), daughter, Maria and twin daughters, Margaret and Mary all in infancy.

Funeral service was held on Friday September 2, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chortitz Old Colony Mennonite Church with interment at Rosenbach Cemetery.

If friends so desire, donations may be made in Jacob’s memory to the Boundary Trails Health Centre Palliative Care Unit Box 2000 Winkler, MB R6W 1H8.


Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler

In care of arrangements


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