It is with sad hearts and great sorrow that we announce the passing of Richard Phillip Wissenz on Friday, April 22, 2022, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Shirley, cherished father, adored grandfather and great grandfather. Lifelong resident of Stoney Creek with many dear friends and family with whom he and Shirley enjoyed theatre, travel, dinners and entertaining. Richard had a long and distinguished accounting career with Westinghouse Canada and later enjoyed the beauty and backyard activity of the birds and wildlife. A teenage romance that lead to a joyful marriage of 70 years and 5 loving children: Rick (Darlene); Michael (Rachelle); Martin (Elizabeth); Rebecca (Bill); and Laura (Frank). We miss you already. Sincere thanks to the staff at Amica Stoney Creek whose incredible care and compassion have made this time so much easier than it would otherwise have been. Friends will be received at the Donald V. Brown Funeral Home, 36 Lake Avenue Drive, Stoney Creek, on Tuesday, April 26th from 5-7 p.m.
The Funeral Service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, April 27th at 1:30 p.m. Interment Mountview Gardens, Stoney Creek. AT THE REQUEST OF THE FAMILY, VISITORS AND FUNERAL ATTENDEES MUST WEAR MASKS AND PROVE VACCINATION. Online condolences and notes of sympathy may be left at www.donaldvbown.ca