April 8, 1921 - January 1, 2013
After a long life, well lived, and Christmas with her family, Mary passed away peacefully into the presence of her Lord. Beloved wife of the late Oscar Klassen, much loved mother of Ronald (Judy), Anita (Edward), Bowes, Heidi (John), Kaethler, David (Margaret). She was the adored Nanny to eleven grandchildren, seven great grandchildren. She will be remembered for her elegant style, warm hospitality, unwavering faith, love and dedication to her family. A memorial service will take place at Peace Mennonite Church, 11571 Daniels Road, Richmond, B.C. on Saturday, January 5, 2013, at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to MCC.

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jan. 4, 2013