Mr. John J. Thiessen February 3, 1936 - November 29, 2008 - Thiessen, John (February 3, 1936 - November 29, 2008) With loving family by his side, at Brampton Civic Hospital. Husband of Verna "Val" for 51 years. Dear father of Terry (husband Paul Lamoureux), Kelly (David Harrod). Predeceased by his son John Jay "J.Jay", and parents John and Katrina Thiessen (Cornelius Klassen). Proud grandfather of Christine (husband Richard Martin), Jennifer, Lindsay, Tyler, Ted, Todd, and great-grandfather of Amy. Brother of Betty (John Skelly), Eve (Terry), Harold (Barb), and Peter (Jeanette). Son-in-law of Kay Zayik. Brothers-in-law Walter Zayik (Louise), and Fred (Jennie). John will be sadly missed by those who knew him. Family and friends will be received at the SCOTT FUNERAL HOME "Brampton Chapel," 289 Main St. N., Brampton (905-451-1100) on Wednesday, December 3 from 11 - 12 noon, with a Memorial Service to be held in the Chapel at 12 noon. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations made to Brampton Civic Hospital or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.