Bert Thissen

November 18, 1923 - May 1, 2013

THISSEN, Bert Peacefully at Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital on Wednesday May 1st, 2013, in his 90th year. Bert is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Annie. Loving father of Linie of Montreal, Theo (Wanda) of Waupoos, Roberta (Grant) Stewart of Atlanta, GA and of the late Marty. Proud Opa to Rebecca and Jennifer West, Shannon and Corrie Thissen and Lennox (Sarah) Stewart and Corinna Stewart and great-grandpa to Landon Stewart. Son of the late Herman and Martina Thissen. Dear brother of Dora, Maria, John, Theo, Tini and the late Piet, Johanna, Henk, Rieksa, Diny, Elizabeth, Riet, Nellie and Tineke. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and family members in Holland. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church on Saturday May 4th at 11:00 a.m. The Reverend Father Thomas Thazhappally officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery. If desired, donations to Hospice Prince Edward or the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. The family will receive friends on Friday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the WHATTAM FUNERAL HOME, 33 Main Street, Picton, with a prayer service being held at 7:30 p.m.