Thiessen, Abe E

Abe E. Thiessen
1929 - 2001
On Saturday February 24, 2001, Morden District General Hospital, Morden, Abe E. Thiessen, 71 years, of Morden, formerly of Burwalde, Mb went to his eternal rest.
Abe moved to Morden from the farm in Burwalde, Mb 9 years ago.  He was a lover of animals both livestock and pets.  He also was an avid curler and golfer.  In his retirement he enjoyed gardening in Morden.  He donated much of the produce to the Morden Friendship Centre and Tabor Personal Care Home.
He leaves to mourn his passing his beloved special companion Tillie Angers of Morden; 1 sister Mary & husband Isaac Dyck of Rapid City, MB; 1 brother Henry Thiessen of Jordan Station ON; 5 nephews Larry & wife Kerrie Dyck of Newdale, MB; Lloyd Dyck of Rapid City, MB; Harvey Thiessen of Hamilton, ON; George & wife Samantha Thiessen of Peterborough, ON; Howard & wife Janet Thiessen of Medicine Hat, AB; 1 niece Donna Thiessen of St. Catherines, ON; as well as many cousins, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was predeceased by 1 sister; 1 sister in-law.
Funeral service was held on Tuesday February 27, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. at Wiebe Funeral Chapel, Morden with Pastor Rick Neufeld officiating.  Interment followed at the Southside Cemetery.