Katherina (Tina) Thiessen (nee Hiebert)

1929 – 2015

Mrs Thiessen sqMom went to be with her Lord and Saviour, on Sunday, May 10, 2015 at Boundary Trails Health Centre.

Mom was born September 17th 1929 to Frank and Aganetha Hiebert, in Mexico and immigrated to Canada with her parents when she was five. She married the love of her life, Abe Thiessen, on October 4th, 1954.  They were blessed with six children. They lived in Winnipeg until 1975 at which time they moved to a farm in Roland.  They eventually moved to Morden and lived there until May 8, 2015 when they moved to Cedar Estates in Winkler.

Mom is survived by her loving husband  of 61 years, Abe and their children, daughter, Mary (Jim) Hadfield and their children, Darryl (wife, Beth and daughter, Halee and stepson, Joseph) and Jacqueline; daughter , Shirley (Bob – deceased April 28, 2013) Simpson, and their daughter, Marilynn (Mohammed and Yanis, Yusef, Yasine, Amira, Abdul, Samya, and Saji); daughter, Judy (Dave) Zacharias and their daughters, Erin (Mike) and Tami; daughter , Pat (Len) Janzen, and their children  Scott (Kim) and Candace; son, Tim (Myrna) Thiessen and their children, Scott (Brittany) and Pam (Jay and children, Ethan and Harper); son, Ken (Annette) Thiessen and their children, Kevin (Anna), Ryan, Brooklyn, Jean and Justin, stepdaughter, Diane and children, Jason and Justin.

Memorial service at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday May 14, 2015 at the Winkler EMMC with a family interment prior to the service at Hillside Cemetery in Morden. The family would like to express their gratitude to the home care staff, and dear friends, Rose Wiebe and Anne Elias as well as the staff at Boundary Trails Health Centre. In lieu of flowers donations in Tina’s memory to Back to the Bible Broadcast would be appreciated.

Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler

In care of arrangements


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