Adriana Johanna 'Joan' Thissen

September 11, 1931 - March 14, 2015

Surrounded by the love of her family at Hospice Prince Edward on Saturday March 14th, 2015, Joan Thissen of R.R. 4 Picton, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Peter. Loved mother of Herman of Toronto, Johanna and her husband Wayne Kendall of Oakville, Joe and his wife Connie of Picton, Alice and her husband Jim Smith of Kimberely, BC, Jerry and his wife Kelly of Comox, BC, John and his wife Penny of Picton and the late Mary and Robert. Proud oma of many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Andy Manders and his wife Johanna of Brighton and of many brothers and sisters in the Netherlands. Mrs. Thissen is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, Ontario. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Gregory the Great Roman Catholic Church on Friday March 20th at 11 a.m. The Rev. Fr. Thomas Thazhappally officiating. Spring Interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Alzheimer Society of Prince Edward or Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. with parish prayers at 7:30 pm. www.whattamfuneralhome.com