Mountain-Road

Wylie Giesbrecht

June 2, 1943 ~ July 7, 2022 (age 79)

Obituary

The Graveside Service for Wylie Giesbrecht will take place on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 2:00 pm from the Schantzenfeld Cemetery, Schantzenfeld, SK with a lunch to follow at the Swift Current Shrine Hut (545 Herbert St. E, Swift Current). In the event of bad weather, the service will be held at the Swift Current Shrine Hut. Everyone is welcome to attend. 

Wylie Giesbrecht, age 79, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at Willow Creek Manor, Swift Current, SK.

Wylie leaves to mourn his four children, Patty, Bill, Rhonda, and Donovan; his four stepdaughters, TJ, Shannon, Christine, and Katherin; his many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; his sisters, Laura, Juverna, and LaVera; his brother, Wayne; and by numerous nieces and nephews.

Wylie was predeceased by his wife, June; and by his sister, Darlene.

Wylie Orville Giesbrecht was born to Dave & Sarah Giesbrecht on June 2, 1943 in Swift Current. In his younger years he had a variety of different jobs, including prison guard at Nordeg, AB and opened his own auto body shop in Barnwell, AB.

He loved camping at Crowsnest Pass and went there every year to watch the “Thunder In the Valley” until it was cancelled. After moving to New Norway, AB Wylie took up gardening and usually got quite a haul at the end of the season. Wylie also loved going quadding with his brother in the mountains and spoke of the “Ketchup mine” quite often. Wylie will be dearly missed. “Always in our hearts.” 

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Services

Graveside Service
Saturday
August 13, 2022

2:00 PM
Schantzenfeld Cemetery
RM of Swift Current
Wymark, SK S0N 2Y0
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Luncheon
Saturday
August 13, 2022

3:00 PM
Shriner Hut
545 Herbert St. E
Swift Current, SK S9H 1M5

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