We regret to announce the sudden passing of Oswald Klaus on June 10th, 2009 at the age of 81 years.
He is survived by his loving wife, Ida, of 57 years; one son, Harvey Klaus of Vernon; one daughter, Rita (Klaus) Mueller of Winnipeg, MB; three grandchildren: Mark (Judy), Steven (Anita) and Jennifer; five great grandchildren, two sisters, Olga Engfer, and Ella Gorischk, two brothers, Edmund (Martha) Klaus and Gus (Elenore) Klaus; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
Oswald was predeceased by his mother, father, one brother, David and one brother-in-law, Heinz Engfer.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 15th, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. from Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, June 16th, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Pastor Siegfried Hoppe officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A reception will follow the graveside interment in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Oswald may do so to the Canadian Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 26331 Stn. Brm B., Toronto, Ont. M7Y 4R1.
Arrangements have been entrusted to: Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, 250 542 4333. On-line memorial: www.mem.com.