Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.



Friday, December 14, 2018 - 11 am
Hanover Missionary Church, Hanover
It is with tear filled eyes and broken hearts that we announce that Aaron Stadtlander, of Hanover, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the age of 24. Born in Hanover on July 18, 1994 to Paula (nee Stadtlander) and Trevor Herman. He had a passion for the outdoors and felt at home within nature. He enjoyed ... [Read more]


Monday, December 10, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Wilfred Bill Fidler, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Thursday, December 6, 2018.  He was 90.  Born in Neustadt, son of the late Henry and Elizabeth (Semen) Fidler.  Wilfred was self employed with Fidler Auto Body in Neustadt. Survived by loving wife Velma (Bailey) Fidler of Hanover.  ... [Read more]


Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 10-12 Noon
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Douglas "Doug" Fuehrer, of Ayton, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 04, 2018. He was 64. Born in Hanover on July 6, 1954 to the late Elmer and Marie (nee Grein) Fuehrer. Doug was employed with Normanby Township as a Grader Operator. He loved the outdoors and ... [Read more]


Friday, December 7, 2018 - 10:30 am
Hanover Missionary Church
Earlien Catto, of R#1 Cargill, passed away at Guelph General Hospital, Guelph on Monday, December 3, 2018. She was 84. Born on January 17, 1934 to the late Earl and Mary (nee Vessie) Noble. Earlien enjoyed being a cook at the Chesley Nursing home for many years. Survived by son Darren (Mary Pat) Catto of R#2 Cargill, daughter Karen ... [Read more]


Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 2:00 p.m.
St. Peter's Lutheran Church - Sullivan
James "Jim" Frederick Messerschmidt, of R#1 Elmwood passed away at home with his loved ones by his side on Saturday, December 1, 2018, after a lengthy and courageous battle with illness.  He was 53. Born on April 25, 1965, to the late Clarence and Marie (nee Knapp) Messerschmidt.  He grew up on a farm in Brant ... [Read more]


Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Adriana Verlaan, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully with her family at her side at North York General Hospital, Toronto on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. She was 96. Born in The Netherlands to the late Herman van Diest and Elisabeth van Diest-Ebbelaar, Adriana married Thomas Verlaan when they moved to Canada in 1954. In a unique ... [Read more]


Monday, December 3, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Hanover Baptist Church, Hanover
Marilyn Mellish, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Brucelea Haven in Walkerton on Tuesday, November 27, 2018. She was 81. Born in Toronto, daughter of the late Stanley and Grace (nee Martin) Dollman. Marilyn was employed as a court clerk with the Ministry of Attorney General until retiring. She was ... [Read more]


Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:00 pm
Hanover Baptist Church, Hanover
Joyce Marie Ford, of Hanover, passed away at SBGHC-Walkerton, on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. She was 81. Born on October 21, 1937 in Chesley, Ontario to the late Russell and Rita (nee Mink) Harvie. Joyce married Robert "Bob" Ford on October 4, 1958. Joyce was employed as a Secretary to the Bank Manager at the Bank of Commerce ... [Read more]


Spring Inurnment
Rockwood Cemetery, Rockwood
Kenneth” Ken” Alan Johnston, of Hanover, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 16, 2018, at London Health Science Centre - University Site in London, with family by his side in his 77th year. Born in Guelph, Ontario, on November 20, 1941, to the late Edgar and Marion (nee Root) Johnston. Ken was a loyal employee for Imperial ... [Read more]


Friday, November 16, 2018 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Carol Wilson, of Hanover, passed away at LHSC-Victoria Hospital in London on Monday, November 12, 2018. She was 79. Born on September 24, 1939 to the late Leander and Frances (nee Hepburn) Bohnert. A devoted faithful member of Holy Family Church, she will be missed by her church family and the CWL. Survived by beloved son Tyler (Leslie) ... [Read more]


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