Dieter Horst Stahlschmidt

May 12th, 1939 – October 21st, 2014

Dieter was born in Germany on May 12th, 1939 and was called Home unexpectedly on October 21st, 2014 at the age of 75 years.

Dieter had an adventurous spirit. He lived and worked as a Master Watchmaker and Aircraft Instrument Technician in Germany, South Africa, Australia, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton and St. Albert before retiring to Vernon. He loved singing in the Vancouver Welsh Choir, hiking many trails, being in nature, as well as swimming, relaxation and friendship at the Vernon Recreation Center.

Dieter is survived by his sister Helga, her sons and family in Germany; Markus and Nicole, Danny and Simone, Sebastian, Joana, Josy and Joleen.

A Celebration of Dieter’s Life will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 11:00 A.M.

Funeral arrangements have been made with


5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5

(250) 542-1187

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