DIETRICH, Werner (Vern) - Passed away after a brief illness at Markham Stouffville Hospital on Friday, March 17, 2017, in his 98th year.
Predeceased by his wife Natalie of 47 years and later in life companion Elizabeth Bilz.
Dear father of Andre and Linda, grandfather of Michael and Heather, Paul and Melanie, great-grandfather to Hudson, Skylar, Mikyla, Maguire and Wyatt and uncle to Tania Skrinnikov.
Missed by his many friends at Drag Lake, Haliburton and at Chartwell Rouge Valley Retirement Residence.
Friends may visit at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Ave., Markham, ON, on Monday, March 20th from 5 to 9 p.m. Funeral on Tuesday, March 21st at 11 a.m., followed by interment.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the charity of your choice would be welcomed.