Obituary for Colleen Klaassen (Shaw)
Klaassen, Colleen (nee Shaw)
Peacefully passed away after a lengthy illness at Hilltop Manor, Cambridge on Monday, January 22, 2018 at the age of 82.
Loving wife of the late Dave Klaassen (2014), Loved mother of Paul (Myra) and Lisa (Sven Homann). Cherished grandma of Kathlyn (Matthew McKenzie), Allana (Aaron Clyne), Clarissa (Aaron Dewitt) and great grandma to Ayden and Zoe McKenzie and Ian and Mya Dewitt. Colleen was the daughter of the late Robert (Bob) Shaw and Annie Mae Wilson and is also predeceased by her sister and brother-in-law Patricia (Red Hayman).
Colleen was a retired employee of The Gore Mutual Insurance Company.
Special thank you to The Granite Landing and Hilltop Manor for their excellent care and compassion.
Colleen's family will receive relatives and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. only on Thursday, January 25, 2018 and Friday, January 26, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. with the service being conducted at 10:30 a.m. in the chapel of the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, 519-749-8467. Reception to follow at the funeral home.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the St. John Ambulance, Cambridge - Therapy Dog Program would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).
Visit www.henrywalser.com for Colleen's memorial.