Jan 3, 1977 - Apr 13, 2020
A Celebrations of Shauna's life will be held at a later date, for all family and friends to attend.
January 3, 1977 – April 13, 2020
It is with great sadness that the family of Shauna Lynne Thiessen (Taylor) announce her passing on Monday, April 13, 2020 in Red Deer, Alberta.
Shauna is survived by her loving husband Ward Thiessen, her mother Brenda (Rick) Steckler, sister Kelsey, brother Chris, aunts Shirley Taylor and Carol (Ted) Job, uncle Lee (Carol) Gustafson, mother-in-law Helen Janzen, father-in-law John Thiessen, step father-in-law Ken (Jean) Wardle and daughter Rachel (Nick), sister in law Sonia Fenton, and nephew Kelson, and niece Autumn, her beloved French bulldog Bella and many other family and friends.
She was predeceased by her daughter Gabriella, father John Taylor, grandparents Stan and Barbra Taylor and Harold and Violet Gustafson.
Shauna loved horses and rode in many endurance races and competitive trials, winning several ribbons and trophies. She also loved gardening, reading, crafts, painting and traveling. Shauna was very devoted to her Lord and Saviour, whom she loved and served dearly. She was loved and cherished by all who had the privilege to know her and she will be very deeply missed.
For those who wish to make a memorial contribution in Shauna’s name, donations may be directed to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of the donor’s choice.
A Celebration of Shauna’s life will be held at a later date, for all family and friends to attend.
Jen Wilder :
I’m very sad that Shauna has passed. She was a great friend to me. I will miss her so dearly.
I will especially remember how strong she was and how she was positive throughout her fight with cancer. Cancer has a way of showing our true strength and spirit.
I will also remember her smile and the way she laughed!
Shauna was forever learning new things, growing and making connections with others.
It’s really sad that the ones we love the most seem to be the first to go.
Shauna was a true friend in a world of uncertainty.
My condolences to Ward and Family. She is truly missed!
Although I never met Shauna in person but just hearing about her ,I feel like I knew her.
Gone To Soon.I am sending condolence's from John Thiessen & all his sisters.
So sorry for your loss
My condolences to Shauna’s family. Our beautiful Shauna will be truly missed by all of us. Her kindness will never be forgotten.
I am so sorry for your loss. I she was one of my Sister's best friends. They grew up together and I remember why great times they had.
You will be missed dearly by every life you touched. Rest easy Lovely, you are in the arms of your Creator now.
My heartfelt condolences to Ward and Shaunas family. Ward you were her rock and I know she loved you to the moon.
David and Joy Connelly :
Condolences to Ward, Shirley and Family. We will miss Shauna but know we will see her again! Dance Dance Dance because you can now!
sending all love and hugs at this most difficult time. ill never forget her smile, her eyes or her laugh. Im so very sorry to hear what happened. ill always have fond memories of us hanging out together.
Love and hugs to Ward and Shirley and all family and friends.
I met Shauna many years ago and she instantly won my heart. Her friend Shannon introduced us and both of those girls were adopted in my heart as daughters. I called her precious one and
Shauna called me her hippy mom. Her wisdom and grace were beyond her years.
Her eyes said it all. Beautiful, lively, spirited and so loving.
Missing you deeply...
Knowing you're home brings great comfort.
Shellie (cousin and sister in Christ):
Shauna you are so missed by us all but we take comfort knowing you are with Jesus . All of us left behind will cherish the memories and the bright light you were to this world. May we all find peace and solace knowing every tear has been wiped away the day you walked into paradise
I am so very saddened and sorry that Shauna has left this world. She was so strong fighting her cancer and was proud of her that she never gave up. I am relieved to know that she has God by her side and she isn’t suffering anymore, and I know she is smiling down on her family and friends! I will always remember her smile, the sparkle in her eyes and her strong will and determination to follow her dreams and inspirations. I will miss her greatly!
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