Thiessen, Lenard

Funeral service will be held at 2:00PM on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at the Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church.  Viewing will be from 1PM-9PM on Tuesday at Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler and at the church prior to the service. Interment to follow at Westridge Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made in Lenard's memory to Katie Cares.

Lenard Abe Thiessen
1956 – 2019
On Saturday September 28, 2019 at Boundary Trails Health Centre, Lenard Thiessen, age 63 of Winkler, MB went to be with his Lord and Saviour with his family by his side after a long struggle with pancreatic cancer.
Lenard is survived by his wife, Madeline, son, Eric and Vilma and their children, Claribelle and Alejandro, his daughter, Jenny and Rick Klassen and their children, Savannah, Violet, Troy and Jerry. He is also survived by his siblings, Larry Thiessen, Karen and Rod Schellenberg, , Eileen Johnson, Elma and Wally Neufeld and their families; John and Margaret Heppner, Tony and Shirley Heppner, Kathy Stobbe, Tom and Ruth Hepner, Tim and Barb Heppner, Paul and Joann Heppner as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a stillborn son and his parents, Abram and Helen Thiessen.
Funeral service at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday October 2, 2019 at the Winkler Bergthaler Mennonite Church with interment at Westridge Memorial Gardens.
The family would like to thank the Palliative Care unit for their excellent care, all the home visits and encouragement given, thanks to Karen Schaak, Dr. Convery and Dr. Woelk and the great staff at BTHC. Lenard will be missed immensely by Madeline and his family with all his great advice and his love so richly given. So, we say, “Till we meet again!” WE LOVE YOU!!
If friends so desire, donations may be made in Lenard’s memory to Katie Cares.
Wiebe Funeral Home, Winkler
In care of arrangements


#1 Abe & Cindy Froese 2019-09-29 16:24
Madeline & family:There are times when there are too few words left to heal us, when what we wish for is to be carried, when all we have left is the hope that tomorrow will be a more gentle place to land than today
#2 John and Tina Enns 2019-09-29 20:52
Our condolences to you your family!!!
No words needed at such a time as this
Praying for comfort!
John and Tina Enns
#3 Linda Dueck 2019-09-29 22:21
Walter and I send our deep sympathies to you Madeline and your family.
#4 Martha wolfe 2019-09-30 09:24
Dear Madeline & family
May you find strength in God family & friends. My condolences
#5 John Klassen 2019-09-30 10:11
Rest In Peace Lenard, our condolences to all the family.
Lenard and I ran many trips together back in the trucking days, Lenard was well liked by many. See you in eternity.
#6 Cheryl Friesen Bartel 2019-09-30 11:03
Dear Madeline & Family
Our condolences to you & your family!!!!
#7 Connie Kehler - Mckenna 2019-09-30 15:52
Madeline our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
May God continue to give you much strength and comfort in this time with
all our love
#8 Sharynn& Vern Friesen 2019-09-30 21:10
So very sorry for the loss of your best friend Madeline. Our thoughts , prayers , and love sent to you and your family.
#9 Tina Wolf 2019-09-30 22:42
My heartfelt condolences go out to the Thiessen family in the loss of your brother!
God decided to call him home where there’s no more pain.
Thoughts and prayers are with you
#10 Myra Wiebe 2019-10-01 09:38
Madeline, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you feel Gods love and comfort surrounding you and giving you strength today and in the days ahead!
#11 Anne Schaefer 2019-10-01 10:04
My heartfelt condolences go out to Eric and Vilma & family in the loss of your dad and grandpa!
Thoughts and prayers are with you, now, but also ahead,when special memories come drifting to mind.
#12 Angela Klassen 2019-10-01 11:21
Madeline and family my thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. I recently lost my husband to Pancreatic cancer as well. Please know that you will be in my prayers. May the Lord comfort you and give you strength during the days ahead.
#13 David Boyes 2019-10-01 12:40
Dear Thiessen family... we are so sorry for your loss. Praying good friends surround you and God's Peace and Hope sustain you.
#14 John & Esther klassen 2019-10-01 15:02
Madeline and family, sorry for your loss, we will miss him out here on the big roads,but we can rest in the promise of God. All the best in the days ahead
#15 Glen and MaryAnne Calder 2019-10-02 09:42
The Lord knows what it is like to . grieve, and as your heart is aching, may He Hold you close to Him and comfort you tenderly. With Sympathy and Prayers
#16 Brad & Gloria Letkeman 2019-10-02 10:00
Dear Madeline & Family - we are truly sorry for your loss!! Praying for God's mighty arms to carry you through this time & days ahead!! May the memories you all cherish - be a comfort to you as well !! Our very deepest sympathy to you all !!
#17 Curt reimer 2019-10-03 13:36
So sorry Madeline and everyone,Len was so cool,glad we were freinds,miss him can't wait to see him,be blessed
#18 Brenda Giesbrecht 2019-10-05 22:55
My condolences to you Madeline and to your family.
Gods love will comfort you in this very sad time

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