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Passed away peacefully at Leamington District Memorial Hospital on June 18, 2013 with his family. Survived by his beloved wife Rosemarie (Quapp) of 48 years. Also leaving behind his loving sons, Ronald and Jerry and wife Holly. Peter was a caring Opa to Olivia and Abigail. Peter was one of 7 siblings. Survived by his sister Annie (the late Ernie) and brothers Herman (Rose), Rudy (Louise) and Eric (Sue), predeceased by brother George and sisters Margaret and Tiena. Brother-in-law of Harry Driedger, Elfriede (Henry) Bergman and the late John Quapp (Louise).  Peter was a son of the late Nick and Mary Tiessen. He will also be missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Peter was passionate about gardening, fishing and the outdoors. Visiting will take place at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington, 519-326-2631 on Thursday, June 20, 2013 from 2-5 p.m and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Service to Celebrate Peter’s Life will be held at the North Leamington United Mennonite Church on Friday, June 21, 2013 at 1 p.m. Alicia Good officiating. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Charitable donations may be made to the Parkinson’s Society or to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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