Sarah WIENS

(nee Balzer)

Sarah Wiens was born December 21, 1920 in Pleschanovsk, Neu Samara, Russia. She passed away November 1, 2009 at the age of 88, due to complications following a car accident in Abbotsford. Predeceased by her husband Henry, 6 brothers and 1 sister, Sarah is survived by 7 children; Jim (Olga), Linda, Rob (Laura), Alvin (Margie), Reg, Dorothy (Doug), and Betty (Roger); 15 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Jake, 6 sisters-in-law; 1 brother-in-law and 46 nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held Saturday, November 7 at 11:00 a.m. at Yarrow Mennonite Brethren Church, 41995 Yarrow Central Road, Yarrow, followed by burial at Yarrow Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Mennonite Central Committee, 31414 Marshall Road, Abbotsford V2T 6L9 would be greatly appreciated.

Wiebe & Jeske Funeral Services – 604.859.5885