Unexpectedly, on September 3, 2018, Claudette passed away at her home near Carrot Creek, Alberta.
Pre-deceased by her husband Jake Friesen in 2014, her son Darren in 1995, son-in-law Bob Pollard in 2015, her parents Cliff and Gladys Blagden of Lavenham, MB and sister Gayle Finlayson of Portage La Prairie, MB.
Claudette and Jake moved to Edson, AB, in the early 1980’s with their sons Darren and Cory. Daryla later followed.
Claudette leaves to mourn her daughter Daryla (Steve), son Cory (Kate), grand daughters Samantha and Raelyn, sisters-in-law Mary Massey (Dan), Anne Greenhalgh (Steve) and Susan Ostapowich (Barry) along with several nieces and nephews.
Services for Claudette will take place on September 7, 2018 at 2:00pm at the Carrot Creek Hall and on September 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Omega Funeral Homes in Portage La Prairie, MB.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, 5241 Calgary Trail NW, Suite 144, Centre 104, Edmonton, AB, T6H 5G8
Or Diabetes Canada, Edmonton and District Branch, Suite 104, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4
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Heart and Stroke Foundation
5241 Calgary Trail NW, Edmonton AB T6H 5G8
Diabetes Canada, Edmonton and District Branch
Suite 104, 12220 Stony Plain Road, Edmonton AB T5N 3Y4