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Peter KLASSEN

Male 1942 - 2004  (62 years)


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  • Name Peter KLASSEN 
    Born 12 Mar 1942  Winkler, Rural Municipality of Stanley, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Health Lung cancer and Parkinson’s Disease. 
    History One record says he was born 9 Mar 1942.
    Obituary - Steinbach, MB, Canada - Carillon - May 13, 2004:
    PETER KLASSEN
    Peacefully on May 6, 2004, at the Riverview Health Centre, with his family by his side, as a result of lung cancer and Parkinson's disease, Peter passed away. Peter is survived by his wife Ruth; daughters, Margaret Bouchard (Ron) and Karen Peters (Keith); grandchildren, Crystal Feuillatre, Denise Feuillatre, Samantha Bouchard, Kalie Peters and Kasia Peters. Also surviving him are his mother, Anne Klassen of Winkler, Manitoba; brothers, Henry, Barney, John and David; sisters, Mary Fehr and Shirley Pontifex; and their families. Peter was predeceased by his father, Bernard Klassen, and sister, Ann Truscott.
    Peter was born in Winkler, Manitoba, March 12,1942 and lived in Winnipeg, Manitoba most of his adult life. He married Ruth Penner of Steinbach, Manitoba in 1967. Peter was employed with Reimer Trucking and was a bus driver with Winnipeg Transit for over 25 years, winning several safety awards.
    Funeral service was held Tuesday, May 11 at the St. Vital Evangelical Mennonite Church, 2005 St. Mary's Road, Winnipeg. Peter was laid to rest in Mennonite Memorial Gardens.
    The family would like to thank Dr. Ron Davey, Peter's Home Care Workers, and especially Kurt and all the staff at Riverview Health Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Vital Evangelical Mennonite Church Building Fund. Arrangements entrusted to Birchwood Funeral Chapel, 150 Penfeld Dr. Steinbach, Manitoba. 
    Occupation Truck Driver 
    Reference Number 036pe 
    Died 6 May 2004  Winnipeg, Winnipeg Capital Region, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 11 May 2004  Mennonite Memorial Gardens, Rural Municipality of Springfield, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I822  Reid Family | Lynn's side of the family
    Last Modified 26 Aug 2017 

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    Family ID F608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1942 - Winkler, Rural Municipality of Stanley, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 May 2004 - Winnipeg, Winnipeg Capital Region, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S442] The Messenger, (Steinbach, Manitoba), 14 Jul 2004, Pg. 16.