Bom-Wrapper

Diedrich

Diedrich "Richard" Thiessen

Monday, August 17th, 1953 - Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Diedrich \"Richard\" Thiessen, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Close Window

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Diedrich "Richard"'s Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Diedrich "Richard"'s Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Diedrich (Richard) Thiessen
Passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 23, 2020, Diedrich (Richard) Thiessen, at the age of 66.
Richard was born on August 17, 1953 in Chihuahua, Mexico to Klaas and Katherina Thiessen. Predeceased by wife Esther (Dyck) Thiessen. Father and Father-in-law to, Victor, (Laureine), Tony, (Tanya), Bobby, (Cristy), and Julie, (Peter Soares).
Loving Papa to Madison, Tyla, Adam, Beau, Sydney, Summer, Elthia, Latessa, Isaiah Thiessen and Jack and Thomas Soares.
Dear brother to Nick, Bill, (Grace), Joe, Pete, (Cheryl) and sister Susan, (Dave Andrews) and predeceased Anne Thiessen.
Brother-in-law to the Dyck family and uncle to several nieces and nephews. Friend of Brenda Underhill and family.
Richard was described as having “A heart of gold, it shone right through his eyes” (J. Phillips). He had a great love for all living things and was happiest spending his time with his family enjoying the great outdoors. He was a talented and skilled craftsman in several fields. He worked most recently for TVT (Tripp Vogt Trottier) and prior at Dyck’s Garage and Gary Verres Farms.
He will be forever missed.
A Private Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Lynedoch, ON.

Ostrander’s Funeral Home, 43 Bidwell Street, Tillsonburg (519-842-5221) entrusted with the arrangements.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Diedrich "Richard"

Service Details

  • Interment

    Location
    Evergreen Cemetery - Lynedoch, Ontario
    Address
    7 Evergreen Ln,
    Lynedoch, ON N4B 2W4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
A PRIVATE CELEBRATION OF LIFE WILL BE HELD AT EVERGREEN CEMETERY IN LYNEDOCH, ONTARIO

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Diedrich "Richard" here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
TF

The Verres Family

Posted at 08:16pm
Sending you love
Flower Image

The Verres Family purchased flowers for the family of Diedrich "Richard" Thiessen. Send Flowers

LF

Love John and Helen and family

Posted at 03:28pm
We pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief.
Flower Image

Love John and Helen and family purchased flowers for the family of Diedrich "Richard" Thiessen. Send Flowers

WF

Winter Family

Posted at 07:14pm
With deepest sympathy,
Flower Image

Winter Family purchased flowers for the family of Diedrich "Richard" Thiessen. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: