Helen Heinrichs Giesbrecht (nee Friesen), age 78 years of Altona, formerly of Emerson, Manitoba passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at the Altona Memorial Health Centre.
She is survived by her husband Ray Giesbrecht, her children Dwain (Cindy) Heinrichs, Mike (Kari) Heinrichs, and Trish Heinrichs, her 4 step daughters Andrea (Brian) Wiebe, Melissa (Steve) Friesen, Melanie Giesbrecht, and Allison (Harv) Rempel. She is also survived by 17 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, 2 sisters and 5 brothers. She was predeceased by her first husband Bill Heinrichs, and by 4 brothers.
Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Altona E.M.M. Church with burial at the Altona Cemetery. Viewing will be at Wiebe Funeral Home Altona on Saturday and Sunday, March 24 and 25 from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm, and at the church prior to the service.
Donations in memory of Helen may be made to the Alzheimer Society, or to the John Unger Senior Centre (c/o Blue Sky Opportunities)