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Born: Nov 11, 1916
Date of Passing: Sep 01, 2017Send Flowers to the Family Offer Condolences or Memory
THERESA KONZELMAN 1916 - 2017 It is with great sadness the family of Theresa Konzelman announces her passing on Friday, September 1, 2017 at the Bethania Mennonite Personal Care Home. Theresa leaves to mourn her sister Elizabeth Ambach, friends, as well as many nieces and nephews. Theresa was predeceased by her mother Luise, father Friedrich, and brothers and sisters Joe Konzelman, Connie Lundgren, Fritz Konzelman, Luise Peitsch, Irma Bommersbach and Margaret Jung. Theresa was born in Unterwalden, Poland on November 11, 1916. She worked as a nanny until she immigrated to Canada with her parents and family in 1949. After arriving in Canada she started a career in the garment industry, eventually rising to the position of factory supervisor. After retirement Theresa enjoyed spending her winters in Brownsville, Texas. Theresa enjoyed participating in church activities, crafts and knitting. She especially enjoyed reading and discussing current affairs. Theresa doted on all her nephews and nieces, always setting aside time to enjoy their company. The family wishes to thank the nurses and care workers of Bethania Mennonite Personal Care Home for their care and support in her final years. A funeral service will take place at Klassen Funeral Home, 1897 Henderson Highway, Friday, September 8 at 11:30 a.m. Interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that a donation be made to Abundant Life Lutheran Church. KLASSEN Funeral Home (204) 338-0331 Condolences may be sent to www.klassenfuneralhome.com
As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Sep 06, 2017
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