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ObituariesMagdalena Klaus -- obituary

Magdalena Klaus — obituary




Aug 16, 1927 – Aug 9, 2016

Passed away at the Garry J Armstrong Long Term Care home, Ottawa, ON just shy of her 89th birthday.    Magdalena was the eldest daughter of Elisabet and Joseph Sensenstein. She was born in Nadap, Hungary and emigrated to Canada in 1953. She resided in Almonte, ON and more recently Ottawa.   Magdalena is survived by her daughter Elisabeth (Douglas Bock), son David, sister Elisabeth Torok, brother Joe Sensenstein, numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband of 62 yrs, Franz in 2008.  Magdalena was a long time employee of Playtex  in Arnprior and Leeds County School Board in Almonte. She was an excellent cook and baker. She enjoyed gardening, watercolour painting and ceramics, knitting and crocheting. She never needed a recipe or a pattern. Magdalena and Franz spent their retirement years travelling between St Pete Beach, Fla, Czongrad, Hungary and their home in Canada.

Family and Friends May Visit

C.R. Gamble Funeral Home & Chapel Inc.

(127 Church St., Almonte, ON. 613-256-3313)

On Friday, August 12, 2016 from 6 to 8pm and on Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 10am to 10:45am.  Funeral mass will be celebrated in Holy Name of Mary RC Church (134 Bridge St. Almonte ON.) at 11am on Saturday.  Private family interment at St. Mary’s Cemetery will follow cremation.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada.

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