Mary Dyck died peacefully Sept. 8, 2008, after a valiant struggle with cancer. She was born Mar. 1, 1919 near Winkler, Man. to Jacob and Mary Wiebe. At an early age, she professed Christian faith and was baptized and received into Winkler MB Church. Mary had a great interest in music, and enjoyed singing in the choir during one year of studies at Winkler Bible Institute. In 1940, she married John P. Dyck, and they farmed together near Dominion City, Man., and later near Winkler until their retirement in the 1970s. In their retirement years, Mary enjoyed winters in Desert Hot Springs, Cal., and summer trips to northern Manitoba with the camper. Predeceased by John, and 1 sister; Mary is mourned by sons Howard (Maggie), Chas (Joanne), Ted (Marge); 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. The funeral was Sept. 13 at Winkler MB Church.