was born on January 17th, 1925 in Czernowitz, Austria and passed away on June 19th, 2012 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 87 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his son; Ed (Carla) Dietrich of Regina, Saskatchewan, his grandchildren; Rachael (Phil) Cyca and Sarah (Kevin) Aschenbrener, three great-grandchildren, his brother; Martin (Norine) Dietrich, his dearest friend; Heidi Muckle Gader as well as extended family members and friends. Sebastian was preceded in death by his parents; Sebastian and Johanna Dietrich and by his brother; Edmond Dietrich.
Sebastian loved dancing and making music. He played the Accordion in his younger years and the Harmonica in his later years. A Funeral Mass was held on Monday, June 25th, 2012 at St. James Catholic Church with Reverend Father Dale Normandeau officiating. Interment of Sebastians cremated remains followed in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery.
The family would like to extend their appreciation and gratitude to the nurses and staff at Heron Grove for the wonderful care and kindness shown to Sebastian.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Sebastian to the Parkinsons Society of B.C. Suite 600 – 890 West Pender Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6C 1J9.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5