Donald Roy Friesen, born April 17, 1954 in Altona, Manitoba, died peacefully surrounded by many, many friends and family on May 2, 2006 at MSA Hospital.
Don started work at Fritz-Wright Suits and went on to Fraserway New & Used, later he worked with his father at Friesen’s Mobile Repair Service until early retirement. Donald was predeceased by his father Diedrich H. Friesen in 2001 and by his sister Janie L. Friesen on May 1, 2006. Don, a friend to all, will be greatly missed by his mother Elsie Friesen, his siblings Francis (Glen) Gordon, Sharon (Garry) Mutter, Norma (Jim) Bavalis, Elmer Friesen, Edith (Larry) Thoreson, Peggy Friesen, Arnold Friesen and his longtime friend Carol Moore also remembering are 10 nieces and nephews and 5 great nieces and nephews and many friends who Donald considered part of his family.
A memorial service to celebrate Janie and Don’s lives will be held at Henderson’s Funeral Home Sunday, May 7 at 4:00 pm.
Donations will be gratefully accepted to Muscular Dystrophy, Box 123, Abbotsford, BC V2S 4N9.