Thiessen, Nicholas (Nick) D.

It is with great sadness that the family of Nick Thiessen announces his passing, after a long illness – on Sept. 30th, 2010 at the age of 88 years.

Nick will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 19 years, Ann, and his children: Eileen (nee: Thiessen) Brown, Louella (Paul) Thiessen. Nick will also be fondly remembered by his two grandchildren: Jim Brown and Marcie Kristensen (nee: Brown) as well as his two great-grandchildren: Anthony and Spring Kristensen; by his stepchildren Bonnie (Edwin), Larry (Lynn), and Wendy (Warren) plus their families.

Nick is survived by his brothers: Frank (Margaret), Jake (Mary), Henry (Edna), Art (Elsie); his sisters Margaret (George) Bergen and Mary (Tom) Loewen and his sisters-in-law Alma and Mary. Nick is predeceased by his father, mother, first wife Hilda, a baby son, Danny Roy, and a baby daughter Judy Marie, as well as two brothers: Waldo and John.

Nick will also be forever remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends.

A Memorial Service to celebrate Nick’s life will be held on October 9th at 11:00 AM at Bakerview MB Church, 2285 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford.

Donations in memory of “Nick” can be made to his nephew and niece, Rick Bergen and Sharon Goertz, who are missionaries. Details will be available at the Memorial Service.

Online condolences may be made at

Woodlawn Funeral Home


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