February 12, 1936 – Haskett, MB
June 4, 2013 – Calgary, AB
John Thiessen, beloved husband of Irene Thiessen of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at the age of 77 years.
John retired in 1992 from City of Calgary Electric System. He enjoyed golfing, playing music, travelling and doing crosswords.
Besides his loving wife of fifty-three years, John is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Wendy Hanover and Janice (Kevin) Scullion; four loving grandchildren Amanda, Brianna, Daniel and Connor. He is also survived by his siblings, Gerhard, Helen (Al) Wiebe, Anne (Ken) McFarlane, Jake (Judy), Dave (Linnea) and their families.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, June 10, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of John Thiessen, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences