Klassen Funeral Home


Mr. Wilhelm (Willy) Giesbrecht

28 February, 194617 March, 2021

After a fourteen-year battle with cancer, Willy passed away peacefully at St. Boniface hospital.

Willy was predeceased by his son Harry.

Willy will be deeply missed by his loving wife Frida; son Jerry (Karin); grandchildren Rhys, Delaney and Maddyx; step-children Edgar, Nancy (Jeff) and Dominique; step-grandchildren Jaymi (Kevin), Taylor (Douglas) and Kyler (Gavin); and step-great grandchild Loukas.

In 1978 Willy opened Brunswick Autobody which he passionately operated until he happily handed the reins to his son in 2006.

Willy’s passions were not limited to his business, he also loved family, music, his garden, flowers, and traveling.

The family would like to give a big thank you to all the doctors, nurses, and staff who cared for Willy.

To view a livestream of the service, on Friday March 26th at 1:00 pm, please visit

In lieu of flowers a donation in Willy’s name can be made to CancerCare Manitoba.


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