Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.




Joanna "An" Lau, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover Care Centre, Hanover on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. She was 88. Born on December 6, 1928 in Tilburg, The Netherlands to the late Cornelius and Maria (nee van Riel) van der Velden. Known as "An", she was employed with the Royal Victoria Hospital for McGill ... [Read more]


Spring Inurnment
Hanover Cemetery
Bridget (Delia) Massaloup (nee Hughes) of Hanover, passed away peacefully at McVean Lodge in Hanover on Wednesday November 08, 2017. She was 84. Bridget was born on June 29, 1933 in Glasgow, Scotland to the late Michael and Annie (nee O'Brien) Hughes. She moved to Canada in her early 20’s where she met and married Peter Massaloup. ... [Read more]



Mervyn Elmer Ellis, of Hanover, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home in Hanover on Wednesday, November 08, 2017. He was 93. Born in Kimberley, Euphrasia Township on March 15, 1924 to the late James and Laura (nee Cornfield) Ellis. Mervyn was a Station Operator for Ontario Hydro for many years until his retirement. Survived ... [Read more]



Bernice Eleanor Davey, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover Care Centre, Hanover on Monday, November 06, 2017, just 20 days before her 95th birthday. Born November 26, 1922 in Toronto to the late David and Emma (nee Priebe) Davies. Bernice spent many years working in the bank, volunteering at the hospital, as well as her role ... [Read more]


Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 10:30 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Jean Ward, of Hanover, passed away from Pneumonia during her fight with Lung Cancer at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Tuesday, October 31, 2017.  Born to the late Alf and Ethel (nee Filsinger )Eickmeier  in Walkerton. Jean loved nothing more than to help others. So much so, that she went to school and completed her ... [Read more]



Patrick "Pat" Doyle, of Walkerton, passed away at Brucelea Haven in Walkerton on Tuesday, October 31, 2017. He was 67. Born on March 5, 1950 in Toronto to the late Patrick and Rita (nee Riech) Doyle. Pat was a former member of the Royal Canadian Legion in Hanover and enjoyed working with his hands. He was employed with Bodgon ... [Read more]


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 1 pm
St. John's Lutheran Church, Clifford
Maria Riemer, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Sunday, October 29, 2017. She was 99. Born on April 9, 1918 to the late August and Thresia (nee Konig) Thram in Weibelskirchen Germany. Maria had worked alongside her father as a stenographer in the courts and was even a crane operator during ... [Read more]


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 10:30 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Gerald “Gerry” Kittel of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday, October 29th, 2017.  He was 90. Born July 13th, 1927 in New Dundee, Ontario to the late Herb and Wilhelmenia (nee Kroesch) Kittel. Gerry was a School Trustee with the Grey Bruce Separate School Board until his retirement, a member ... [Read more]


Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 11 am
Trinity Lutheran Church, Ayton
Arnold John Pfeffer, formerly of Normanby Township, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Saturday, October 28, 2017. He was 89. Born on September 27, 1928 at the Pfeffer homestead on the 10th concession of Normanby Township. Arnold attended Ayton Public School. Following his marriage to Eileen (nee Becker) ... [Read more]


Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 10:30 am
Grace United Church, Hanover
Brenda Ann Schnittker, of Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Grey-Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound on Tuesday, October 24, 2017.  She was 60. Born in Listowel on June 5, 1957 to David and the late Margaret (nee Potts) Hartung. Brenda was recently employed at the Hanover Raceway where she enjoyed serving patrons. ... [Read more]


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