May 30, 1925 – September 18, 2014
at the age of 89 years
Frieda Thiessen (nee Wall) was born May 30th, 1925 at Hepburn, SK and died Sept 18th, 2014 at Salmon Arm, BC at 89 years of age.
She married Frank Thiessen and they farmed in Hepburn for a number of years before moving to Saskatoon. She lived in Saskatoon until she retired at the age of 65, then moved to Kelowna, BC until Dec. of 2013 when she relocated to Salmon Arm.
Predeceased by her husband Frank Thiessen, son Neil Thiessen, mother Martha Wall, father Peter Wall, brother Sam Wall, sister-in-law Dorothy Wall, niece Paulette Wall, sister Irene Wall Walter Miereau, brother-in-law Tom Walter, brother-in law Russel. Miereau.
Grieving family members are a daughter and her husband, Correne and Bruce Dierk, grandchildren, Tammie Parolin, Sean Busby, Bryan Thiessen, and their families and Andrea Thiessen, daughter-in-law Linda Thiessen, brother Ernie and Mavis Wall and their family, 6 great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Frieda had a wonderful sense of humour. Her friends and family will miss her quick wit. She was loved dearly by all that knew her.
Thank you to the staff at the Good Samaritan Hillside Village in Cottage 1 for taking such good care of Frieda in her final months.
A memorial gathering will take place at a later date in Saskatoon, Sask. Friends and family will be notified.
In lieu of flowers, charitable donations in Frieda’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of BC.