Marion WILSON (nee Manclark) of Palmerston at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton on Sunday in her 90th year. Wife of the late Russell Wilson. Dear mother of Maurice and Barb of Kincardine and Dave and Kathy of Palmerston. Grandmother of Rachelle and Jake Rowntree, Lyndsey and Josh Berlett, Mike and Grace, Chris, Avery and Ramsey Blacklock, Amy and Brian Kingston and great-grandchildren Brooke, Taylor, Jack, Etta, Cameron, Duncan, Henry, and James. Sister-in-law of Audrey Wilson and Audrey Alexander.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral Service is in Palmerston United Church on Friday at 10:30 AM.
Clara Rita WEILER (nee Ditner) of Mildmay at Hanover Hospital on Sunday in her 92nd year. Dear mother of Mary Anne and Richard Kuntz of Route 5, Mildmay, Marg and Shane Rutter of Barrie, Allan and Sherry of Route 2, Mildmay. Grandma of Joanne and Derek, Jennifer and Matt, Stephen, James, Tiffany, Nicole, Karlee, Paige, 3 great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law Lorraine Ditner and Hilda Kuntz. Predeceased by her husband Clarence, son Gerald, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Visitation is at the Greg Roberts Funeral Home, Mildmay on Wednesday from 6:30 to 9 PM with vigil service at 8:45. Funeral mass from Sacred Heart Church, Mildmay on Thursday at 11 AM.
Mary Helen WALKER (nee Young) on Sunday at Sakura House, Woodstock in her 80th year. Wife of the late Lloyd Walker. Mother of Douglas, Denise Walker, Steve and Judy, and Beverley McLellan. Missed by 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild; in-laws Iris Young, Joe and Eileen Walker, Emma and Clarence Henning, and Edna McTavish. Predeceased by daughter-in-law Dianne, brother Roy Young, 2 sisters-in-law and 3 brothers-in-law.
Visitation is at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, New Hamburg on Thursday from 12:30 PM until time of the funeral service at 2:30. An Interment Service will be held at Wingham Cemetery in the spring.
Betty HUTCHINSON (nee Wanless) of Waterloo at the Village at University Gates on Friday in her 86th year. Mother of Lynda and Wesley Alexander, Bill and Jane, Marie, Pix Martin, Ed, Gord Hutchinson and Shirley Livingston, David Hutchinson and Laurie Frith. Grandmother of 13 grand-, 12 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandson. Sister of Bruce and Donna Wanless. Sister-in-law of Blanche Wanless, Ethel McClure, and Anna Mae Mosley. Predeceased by her husband Clare, son James and an infant grandson.
A Memorial Service of Remembrance is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Wednesday at 4 PM, followed by a Celebration at the Palmerston Arena Complex at 5.
Leonard GARBER of Listowel on Sunday in his 85th year. Husband of Doris. Father of Anne and Daniel Kompaoré of West Africa, Philip and Diane of Canmore, Alberta, Ruth and Wayne Drudge of Listowel, Stephanie Garber of Victoria, B.C., and Carolyn Garber of Vancouver, B.C. Grandfather of 7 and great-grandfather of 14. Brother of Rhoda Cressman, David Garber, Lois and Milton Lehman, Phoebe and John Hershey, Esther Garber, and Rachel Garber.
Visitation is at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Wednesday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Funeral service will be held at Listowel Mennonite Church on Thursday at 11 AM.
Gwen KAMMERER (nee Machan) at her Mount Forest home on Saturday in her 57th year. Wife of Arthur Junior. Mother of Kristine and Jason Sydiaha, and Tammy and Derek Stuart. Sister of Warren, Jim and Joanne, Robert, and Marlene Machan; Jacqueline and Bill Whittal, Beverley and Robert Tickner, Jo-Ann Daly, Marjorie and Barry Martin, Catherine and Frank Chamberlain. Daughter-in-law of Artur Senior. Sister-in-law of Nicolaas and Sherri. Predeceased by her parents and 2 siblings.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Friday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. Memorial service from Mount Forest Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses on Saturday at 2 PM.
Sieglinde ‘Linda’ LINDE (nee Ewert) of Kincardine at Kincardine Hospital on Friday in her 75th year. Cherished mother of Earl and David, both of Hepworth. Dear grandmother of Travis and Cherie, Ryan and Raven, Derek and Brittany, Adam and Brenda, Lukas, Holly and 4 great-grandchildren. Former wife of Manfred Linde. Missed by her daughter-in-law Donna Linde of Port Elgin. Predeceased by her son Otto and great-granddaughter Faith.
Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine on Wednesday from 11 AM until time of the funeral service at 1 PM. Spring interment, Greenhill Cemetery, Lucknow.
Mike BROOMHEAD at his Mount Forest home on Friday in his 66th year. Beloved husband of Norine. Dear father of Daryl of Woodstock, Alicia and Ken Frey of Mount Forest and Jamie of Hamilton. Grandfather of Tessa, Lucas, Lizzie, Wesley, and Caden. Brother of Glenn and Pam. Son-in-law of Bertha and the late John Noble. Brother-in-law of Mike and Cherie Noble. He served Wellington North on council for 21 years and 7 years as mayor.
Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Thursday from 2 till 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Celebration of Life is held at First Baptist Church, Mount Forest on Friday at 11 AM.
Graham WORK of Brussels, with family at his side, at Seaforth Community Hospital on January 31st in his 95th year. Beloved husband of 67 years to Margaret. Dear father of Ken and Paula of Hinton, Alberta, Judy Work-Lowry and Rob of Point Clark, Kathy Work-Schlattman and Byron of London and Brian and Jackie of Caledonia. Grandfather of Tim, David, Wade, Brad, Megan, Todd, Rick, John, Jessica, and Kim. Brother of June Baeker.
Visitation is at the Schimanski Family Funeral Home, Brussels on Tuesday from 7 to 9 PM and on Wednesday at Melville Presbyterian Church from 1 PM until time of the funeral service at 2.
Ruby QUANZ (nee Bramhill) of Palmerston at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Friday. She was 85. Wife of the late Walter Quanz for 66 years. Mother of John and Elaine Quanz of Markham, Joanne Quanz of Palmerston and Janice and Garry Ramsey of Canton, North Carolina. Grandmother 4 grand and 5 great-grandchildren. Sister of Roy and Marlyn Bramhill and Percy and Rhoda Bramhill. Sister-in-law of Russell McGuire and Jim Johnston.
Visitation is at the Heritage Funeral Home, Palmerston on Sunday from 2 til 4 and 7 to 9 PM. The funeral Service will be held in the Palmerston Evangelical Missionary Church on Monday at 2 PM with visitation 1 hour prior.