Garry Klassen



Garry was born in Altona and raised on family farm near Plum Coulee. Moved to Winnipeg and became a professional firefighter in 1967. After a rewarding career of 33 years he retired from the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service in 2000. Retirement was short lived as the opportunity arose he served as Fire Chief with Winkler Fire Rescue from 2002 – 2012.

In the summer of 2012 he joined Wiebe Funeral Home as support staff. Garry and Grace live in Winkler, and are proud parents of 2 married children and 7 grandchildren