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Bernhard Thiessen

June 1, 1944 ~ April 27, 2020 (age 75)


Bernhard Thiessen passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus, with his wife by his side, at the age of 75. 

Bernie was born in Winkler, Manitoba on June 1, 1944 and passed away on Fort St. John on April 27, 2020. 

Bernie was predeceased by his son, Bruce Winston Thiessen in 1979. 

He will be missed by his loving wife, Mary. He will also be missed by his daughter; Victoria (Walter) Wilson, grandchildren: Jessica (Mickey), Sean (Ashley), and Jason, and great-grandchildren; Aiden, Jaxon, Tucker, and Lily.

Bernie is also survived by his brother, John and his family. 

A service will be held at a later time with information to follow.

Expressions of sympathy are greatly appreciated.

If you so choose, donations can be made in memory of Bernie to the Sunrise Radio Station, an organization that he held dear to his heart at


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