Thursday, November 02, 2006

Tessner, Burghardt (Tom)

Passed away, after a long struggle with cancer, on Thursday, November 2, 2006 at the K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital at the age of 70. Beloved husband of 45 years to Lois Tessner. Loving father of Rick Tessner of B.C.; Patricia and Tim Lattner of Alabama; and Kevin Tessner and his wife Tammy Campbell of Kitchener. Delighted grandfather of Andrew and Benjamin Lattner. Dear brother of Doris and Helmut Klockzin and Manfred Tessner of Germany. Predeceased by his sister Renate and parents, Erich and Dora Tessner. Over the years Tom was passionate about playing, coaching and following soccer. Tom's family will receive relatives and friends from 12 noon - 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, November 7, 2006 at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, 519-749-8467. A memorial service will take place in the chapel of the funeral home at 1 p.m. Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Grand River Hospital Foundation or Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home). Visit for Tom's memorial or to donate online.


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