Obituary of Diedrich Friesen
Diedrich (Dick) C.S. Friesen, age 80, of Niverville passed away peacefully on Monday, July 11, 2022, at Ste. Anne Hospital, Ste. Anne, MB.
He will be greatly missed by his children Diane, Della, Eldon, Robert, Rachel (Kevin) King, his grandchildren Terrence, Tabitha, David, Daniel, Ethan and Benjamin and great-grandchildren Avery and Theo.
He is survived by his brothers and sisters Aron (Agatha), Peter, Maria Dueck, George (Judy), Ben (Rosella), Marge (Roger) Armbruster and Agnes (Peter) Braun and sister-in-law Laura and their families.
Dick was predeceased by his parents Maria and Cornelius Friesen, his wife Ruth (Nichols), siblings Neil, William & Olga, Dan and Anne (Kehler), and in-laws Anne Friesen, Jessie Friesen, Henry Dueck and Jacob Kehler.
Viewing will be held Thursday, July 14th, 2022, from 9:30 a.m.to 10:30 a.m. at Birchwood Funeral Chapel, Steinbach, MB with the interment to follow at 11:00 a.m. at the Hespler Cemetery in Niverville, MB.
The memorial service for Dick Friesen will be held on Thursday, July 14th, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at Birchwood Funeral Chapel in Steinbach, MB.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Dick can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.