Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.



Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:00 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Adolf (Al) Ratz October 12, 1933 - September 15, 2017 At Hospice Wellington Guelph, Ontario on September 15, 2017 . Adolf (Al) Ratz passed away in his 84th year. Dearly beloved husband of Ruth Leisl Babette (nee Oberhausser) beloved father of Birgit (Eugene Cheung), Hans-Michael (Carolyn Waechter), Ingrid (Bob Chyc), Athena ... [Read more]


Private Family Service
Mighton Funeral Home
Marilyn Eidt, of Hanover passed away peacefully at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Tuesday, September 12, 2017. She was 72. Born on January 8, 1945 to the late John and Berniece (nee Anderson) Mothersell. Marilyn was a hard worker and was employed at P & H Foods until her retirement. Survived by loving husband Gerald of Hanover. Loved ... [Read more]


Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 11:30 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Dr. Orland Otto Schaus, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully at his home in Toronto with his wife of 72 years by his side on Sunday, September 03, 2017. He was 93. Born in Hanover Ontario on January 10, 1924 to the late Norman and Elizabeth (nee Kraft) Schaus. Dr. Schaus earned his Doctorate of Chemical Engineering focusing on Research ... [Read more]


Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 11 am
Knox United Church, Durham
Jean Hargrave, of R #1 Hanover, passed away at South Bruce Grey Health Centre - Durham Site, on Thursday, August 31, 2017. She was in her 92nd year. Born in Walkerton on March 24, 1926 to the late Harvey and Emma (nee Loughleen) Grice. Jean was a beloved public school teacher in rural Ontario for many years. She was a devoted member of ... [Read more]


Friday, September 1, 2017 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Harold J. Leibold passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at the Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover. He was 84. Born in Normanby Township on April 28, 1933 to the late John and Magdalena (nee Hartlehnert) Leibold. He was in Carpentry and Construction for many years and was employed both at Douglas Point and Bruce Nuclear Power Plant. Survived ... [Read more]


Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 4 Pm
Grace United Church, Hanover
Irma Eckenswiller, formerly of Clifford, passed away peacefully at McVean Lodge, Hanover on Friday, August 25, 2017. She was 96. Born in Clifford on July 18, 1921 to the late Edgar and Laura Doris (nee Graef) Eckenswiller, Irma was a member of Grace United Church and will be remembered by many as the organist there for many years. She ... [Read more]


Friday, Augsut 25, 2017 - 11:00 am
Trinity Lutheran Church - Ayton
Grace Angela Schenk (nee Kaufman), of Hanover, was called home on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at the age of 83. Fondly remembered by husband Walter Schenk of 63 years, daughters Ann Marie Schenk of London and Kim Delisle of Barrie as well as special friend Princess and grandpuppy Abby. Dear sister of Pearl (Elgin) Monk of Hanover, Dorothy ... [Read more]


Friday, August 25, 2107 - 1:30 pm
St. Jame's Anglican Church, Hanover
WHITE, Sidney With sadness we share the passing of Sidney Earl White. Born, April 13th, 1941 in Leaside, Toronto to Anne and Harry. He is predeceased by his parents and his sisters Audrey, Jean, Marion and many friends. Sid was a knowledgeable and friendly presence in the aviation community and will be missed by his friends in Hanover, ... [Read more]



Inurnment of ashes - Durham Cemetery, Durham.
Arthur William Bill Chapman, of Hanover, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness at Chapman House Hospice, Owen Sound on Friday, August 18, 2017. He was 70. Born in Brampton on October 12, 1946 to the late Arthur and Doris (nee Wellington) Chapman. Survived by his special friend Elaine McCann of Hanover. Loved by his sisters ... [Read more]


Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 1-5 pm
Pike Lake Golf Course, Mount Forest
Randy John Binkley, formerly of Hanover passed away surrounded by his family after a long hard fought battle with cancer in Chesterfield, Missouri, USA on Saturday, August 12, 2017. He was 60.    Born in Hanover on Valentine's Day, February 14, 1957 to Les and Eleanor (Schmidt) Binkley of Hanover. Randy was employed with ... [Read more]


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