Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.





Private Family Services
Alan Yardley, of Hanover, passed away at the Hanover Care Centre in Hanover on Sunday, February 25, 2024 at the age of 87 after a lengthy battle with Parkinsons Disease. Survived by his loving wife Joyce, sons Simon (Jamie), Tim (Bambi) and Richard (Darlene) and by his step daughter Deana (Dave). Loved grandfather of Trent (Cassidy), Aidan ... [Read more]



Tuesday, February 27, 2024 - 11 am
St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Neustadt
Ruth Mae Rehkopf, of Normanby Township, peacefully went to her Heavenly Home at Walkerton Hospital on Monday February 19, 2024 and was reunited with family and friends. She was born on January 29, 1939 across the road from what would become her lifelong home at Lazy Maple Farm. Beloved mother of Carolyn & Ken Kestner and Rob & ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Alan Richard Peebles, of Hanover, passed away at Chapman House Residential Hospice, Owen Sound on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.  He was 62.  Born in Georgetown on September 1, 1961 to the late Frederick and Yvonne (nee Croft). Alan was an IT Manager for Musashi Auto Parts in Arthur. He was an avid reader as well as a car enthusiast ... [Read more]



Private Family Graveside
Wilma Grace (nee Askin) Adams of Hanover, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at Hanover & District Hospital on Tuesday, February 13, 2024. She joins her husband George (2000) in heaven. She is survived by children Grace Bell and Garry (T'resa) Adams, grandchildren William, Cory (Tina), AJ (Chad), Tori (Dylan), great grandchildren ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Wayne Charles Emke, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Saturday, February 10, 2024. He was 75. Born in Hanover on March 7, 1948 to the late Louis and Mary (nee Noble) Emke. Wayne was employed with Hanover Kitchens as well as taking on job duties as an Industrial Electrician. He was very handy doing any ... [Read more]



Wednesday, February 14, 2024 - 1pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Matthew Whale, of Hanover, passed away suddenly at home on Wednesday, February 7, 2024. He was 59 years old. Loved son of the late Joan (nee Bennett) and Harry Whale. Dear brother of Jason (Alyona) Whale of British Columbia and their children Varvara, Ivanka and Xander, and special grandpa to Kali.  Matthew will be remembered as ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Hanover Cemetery
Trevor "Wayne" Thompson, of Hanover, formerly of RR#1 Chesley,  passed away peacefully at The Village Seniors Community in Hanover on Sunday, February 4, 2024.  Born on February 19, 1942 to the late Trevor and Evelyn Thompson.  Farming was Wayne's enjoyment in life, and he was very handy with fixing up just ... [Read more]



Thursday, February 8, 2024 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Dorothy (Thea) Herbrink, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community in Hanover on Friday, February 2, 2024. She was 91. Born Dorothea, in Bladel, Netherlands on August 3, 1932 to the late Petrus and Catharina de Beijer; and Elizabeth de Beijer (Soontiens). Survived by son Peter of Victoria, B.C, and daughter ... [Read more]



Wednesday, February 7, 2024 - 11 am
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Hanover
Allan set out on his final voyage on February 1st, 2024 after a well lived, eventful, and adventuresome life that began in 1943 in Hamilton. Predeceased by his parents, Leslie and Blanche Simpson, he will be remembered by his best friend and partner, Diana, his daughter Daphne (Mike Neerhof), and his son Neil (Angela Vanderholst), his ... [Read more]



Wednesday, January 31, 2024 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Rose Anne Armstrong, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Saturday, January 27, 2024. She was 91. Born at home in Waterloo County on December 13, 1932, to the late Tomasz and Antonina (nee Kurlowska) Wyszynski. Rose was a devoted and faithful member of the Catholic Women’s League and Holy Family ... [Read more]



Monday, January 29, 2024 - 11am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Horst Heinrich Mann, of Hanover, passed away suddenly at his home on Wednesday morning, January 24, 2024, he was 84.  Born in Magdeburg Germany on June 26, 1939 to the late Herbert and Tatjana (nee Schindel) Mann, Horst and his family immigrated to Canada in 1956 where they setteled in Toronto.  He spent many years there learning ... [Read more]



Tuesday, January 23, 2024 - 11:30 am
St. John's Lutheran Church, Elmwood
Georgina "Gail" Monk, of RR#1 Elmwood, passed away peacefully after a valiant battle with cancer at Hanover and District Hospital on Thursday, January 18, 2024. She was 77. Born in Hanover on April 20, 1946 to the late Clifford and Jennie (nee Mazur) Ruhl. Many will know Gail from her years spent working at M&M Meats. She ... [Read more]



Celebration of Life in Spring
Frederick Albert Gilbert "Gib" Gristey, of RR#1 Elmwood, passed away peacefully after complications from an ATV accident in October,  surrounded by his loving wife and sister in law at Victoria Hospital in London on Monday, January 15, 2024. He was 53. Born in Burlington, Ontario on March 21, 1970 to the late Frederick and ... [Read more]



Monday, January 22, 2024 - 11 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Larry Frederick Lahn, of Hanover, passed away peacefully hand in hand with his family by his side at Chapman House Residential Hospice in Owen Sound on Tuesday, January 16, 2024. He was 86. Born in Hanover on August 15, 1937 to the late David "Hap" and Alma (nee Wiegel) Lahn, Larry was a Hanover boy through and through and a ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Soren Sorensen, of Hanover, passed away at (South Bruce Grey Health Services, Chesley) on Janaury 15, 2024, in his 96th year. Born in Denmark on February 13, 1927, to the late Jens Kristian Sorensen and Nielsine Kristine (nee Nielsen) Sorensen.  Soren emigrated to Canada in 1950, where he settled in Calgary, Alberta before moving ... [Read more]



Thursday, January 18, 2024 - 11 am
St. Francis Xavier Church - Carlsruhe
Lynda Mary Elbert (nee Hartman), of Richmond Hill, passed away peacefully at Meaford Long Term Care, on Friday, January 12, 2024. She was 85.  Born on June 20, 1938, in Niagara Falls, NY, to the late Anthony and Sylvia (nee Kaine) Hartman. Lynda was a dedicated registered nurse for 40 years at ... [Read more]



Saturday, January 20, 2024 - 11am
Faith Lutheran Church, Port Elgin
Nancy Frook, of Tiverton, passed away peacefully with family by her side at South Bruce Health Care, Kincardine on Wednesday, January 10, 2024 after a lengthy and courageous battle with cancer. She was 72. Born in Owen Sound on April 25, 1951, to the late Maurice and Jean (nee Meyers) Haase. Nancy was known as an energetic and full loving ... [Read more]




Private Family Services
Donald “Don” William Fizell of Hanover, passed away suddenly at the Hanover & District Hospital on Saturday, January 6, 2024 in his 68th year. Don was born in Walkerton on July 29, 1955 to Robert and Matilda (nee Altman) Fizell. In his younger years Don loved taking a cruise on his motorcycle, feeling the wind in his hair. ... [Read more]



Celebration of Life to be held in the spring
After a courageous seven month battle with brain cancer, Corey Leno passed away in the evening of January 6th 2024 at Chapman House in Owen Sound. He was surrounded by his son Nicholas, his daughter-in-law Nicole, his daughter Madison, and his wife of 31 years Tami. Corey was born in Hanover Ontario on January 31st 1973. He lived in Hanover ... [Read more]



Saturday, January 13, 2024 - 11am
Royal Canadian Legion - Hanover
Tragically, Dale Calvin Leroux of Hanover passed away suddenly on Wednesday, January 3, 2024. He was 22. Loved immensely by his parents Monika Leroux (nee Mann) of Hanover and Calvin Leroux (Kim) of Cobourg. Loved brother of Kaylah Leroux, with whom he shared a typical Brother and Sister bond, and always had each others back as they grew ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Wilmer Maximuk, of Neustadt, passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, December 15, 2023.  He was 86.  Born on January 9, 1937 in Saskatchewan to the late Mr. John Maximuk and Mrs. Elizabeth (nee Springenatic) Maximuk. Many will remember Will during his time as a salesman at Larry Hudson Motors for many years.  Survived ... [Read more]



Private Graveside Memorial
Madlen O'Brien, of Hanover, passed away suddenly at her residence on Friday, December 29, 2023. She was 67. Born on December 20, 1956 in Yugoslavia, to the late Josef & Theresa (nee Kellner) Hartmann. Madlen married the love of her life, Thomas, in 1988, and together they raised their 3 children. ‘Maddy’ always loved ... [Read more]




2023 Mighton Funeral Home Memorial Remembrance Tribute   [Read more]



Private Family Services
Lynn Charlene Werkmeister passed peacefully at Brucelea Haven LTC on December 25, 2023. She was 64 years old.  You may have known Lynn as Lynn Gilkinson or Lynn Burke, as a friend, a talented hairstylist, a businesswoman, or as somebody living with Parkinsons Disease.    Lynn grew up in Hanover and Chesley with her mom ... [Read more]



Sunday, January 21, 2024 - 1-4pm
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 130 - Hanover
Michael John McCleary, of Neustadt, passed away at SBGHC-Walkerton on Sunday, December 24, 2023. He was 69. Born in Burlington to the late John and Lorna (nee Melmer) McCleary Michael was employed in the Parks and Rec Department for many years with the City of Burlington. After moving to Grey County, he settled down to enjoy family and ... [Read more]



Tuesday, January 2, 2024 - 2-4 & 6-8 pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
James  "Jim" Shields, of Walkerton, passed away suddenly at his home in Walkerton on Tuesday, December 26, 2023.  He was 62. Born in Toronto on March 8, 1961 to the late John and Molly Ann (nee Wilkin) Shields. Jim enjoyed working with the Municipality of Brockton as a Custodial Maintenance Worker for the last 38 years. ... [Read more]



Saturday, January 6, 2024 - 11am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Nancy Mary Stroeder (nee Hartman), of RR#3 Clifford, passed away peacefully at North Wellington Healthcare in Palmerston on Wednesday, December 27, 2023.  She was 77. Born on October 7, 1946 to the late Ralph and Clara (nee Dietrich) Hartman. Nancy was a Registered Nurse for many years and worked in a variety of places like the Birmingham ... [Read more]



Friday, December 29, 2023 - 1pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Geertje (Gertie) Neeltje Schinkel, of Hanover, passed away at Bluewater Rest Home in Zurich on Thursday, December 21, 2023 in her 93rd year.  The Lord called our beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother in to his eternal love and joy.  Born in Utrecht, Holland on April 15, 1930.  Daughter of the late Huibert (Martha) ... [Read more]



Thursday, December 28, 2023 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home
Annette Marie Loder, of Hanover, passed away at SBGHC-Walkerton on Thursday, December 21, 2023.  She was 57. Born on September 17, 1966 in Durham, Ontario to the late Lawrence "Larry" and Wanda (nee Merrifield) Rowe. Many will remember her for her gentle nature and smile. She was employed with Schultz's Bakery. Devoted ... [Read more]




We sadly announce the passing of James (Jim) Henry McCoy (born January 3rd, 1934), who passed away surrounded by his family on December 16th, 2023. Jim leaves behind his wife, Sarah (Sally) McCoy, daughter Teri (Mark Robins), son Brad (Gloria), grandchildren Megan (Jeffrey Haug), Anisa and Brendan, two great grandchildren, Declan and Rylie, ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Joe Ward & Bruce Ward It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our dear brothers Bruce Ward on November 9, 2023 in Mexico and Joe Ward on December 12, 2023 in Abbotsford, B.C. Predeceased by their parents Gavin and Verna (nee Stoddart) Ward and brothers Walter and Gavin Ward. Fondly remembered by their brother Jack ... [Read more]



Friday, December 15, 2023 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Bernard Henry Eckert, born on October 5, 1932 near Tramping Lake, Saskatchewan, passed away peacefully in his sleep, on December 12, 2023, at the age of 91, under the exemplary care of the staff at The Village Long Term Care in Hanover, Ontario.  Bernie had fond memories of growing up on the family farm in Tramping Lake. Bernie left ... [Read more]



Saturday, December 16, 2023 - 11 am
Hanover Missionary Church (628 11th St, Hanover)
Robert William Charles"Chuck" Fletcher, of Hanover, passed away peacefully and was greeted by the Lord in Heaven at Hanover and District Hospital on Monday, December 11, 2023.  He was 87. Born in Woodstock, Ontario on February 26, 1936 to the late Robert and Hannah (nee Scott) Fletcher. Robert, better known to many as Chuck ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Inurnment Shiloh Cemetery, Chatsworth
Mildred Wilma "Winnie" Schaak, of Hanover, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, December 3, 2023.  She was 78. Born in Owen Sound on February 16, 1945 to the late Adolph and Viola (nee Crampton) Schopf. Better known as Wilma, she was employed with Schnieders as a Domestic Engineer. She was a member of ... [Read more]



Thursday, November 30, 2023 - 4-7pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Richard Earl Arthur Moore, of RR#2 Walkerton, passed away peacefully with dignity at Hanover and District Hospital surrounded by his family on Friday, November 24, 2023. He was 72. Born in Hanover on July 25, 1951 to the late Arthur and Adele (nee Pegelo). Richard was the founder of R. Moore Construction and enjoyed his time playing with ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Howard Weber, formerly of Neustadt, passed away at SBGHC-Walkerton, Brockton on Thursday, November 16, 2023.  He was 82. Born in Mildmay, Ontario to the late Edgar and Evelyn Weber. Howard enjoyed life as a farmer as well as trucking for New Life Mills for 48 years. Survived by sons Keith Weber of Hong Kong and Jeffrey Weber ... [Read more]



Private Family Services
Jean Marie Wright, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Thursday, November 16, 2023. She was 83. Born in Chesley to the late Eldon and Luella (nee Weltz) Krause. Jean was employed for many years at both Buckeye Factory as well as Hanks Food Basket. She enjoyed people and treasured time with her family. Survived ... [Read more]




Private Family Inurnment
Brian Michael Cerutti, of Hanover, passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday, November 12, 2023. He was 73. Born on April 11, 1950 in Sault Ste. Marie to the late Attilio and Adeline (nee Fera) Cerutti. Brian will be fondly remembered by his past students and colleagues during his time as a teacher at Sacred Heart High School in Walkerton. ... [Read more]



1951-2023
It is with heartfelt sadness we mourn the loss of our loved one John Edgar Diehl 1951-2023. John courageously fought a lengthy battle with jawbone cancer and severe radiation complications. His quality of life fading, hope lost, he chose his death day. Surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his home assisted by MAID, John departed ... [Read more]



Tuesday, November 14, 2023 - 2-4 & 6-8 pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
David Lloyd Chittick, of Hanover, passed away suddenly on Sunday, November 05, 2023.  He was 81. Born in Hanover on March 4,1942 to the late Lloyd and Evelyn (nee Witte) Chittick.  At a young age, Dave created his own band called “Dave Chittick and the Country Pals”.  Over the years he played at many public, ... [Read more]



Friday, November 10, 2023 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
It is with profound sadness we announce the passing of Dorothy Jean Snarr, 95 years, on November 2 2023 at Rockwood Terrace in Durham, Ontario. Dorothy was the daughter of William and Edna Trelford (nee Hammond), and was born on December 9th, 1927. As a younger person, she helped on the family farm and was an expert horse handler. Dorothy ... [Read more]



Friday, November 3, 2023 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Hinke "Helen" Klaver, of Hanover, passed away peacefully after singing her favourite hymns with family by her side, at Hanover and District Hospital, on Tuesday, October 31, 2023. She was 91. Born in Workum, Holland, on August 6, 1932, to the late Tjipke and Baukie (nee Visser) Bouwman. Helen worked for many years at the Hanover ... [Read more]



Friday, November 3, 2023 - 10:30 am Mass, 12-2 pm Celebration
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Celima Margaret Mary Swailes, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, on Sunday, October 29, 2023 in her 80th year. Born in Midland, daughter of the late Andrew and Margaret (Vallee) Pelletier.  Many will remember Celima and her friendly smile during her many years working at McDonald’s in Owen Sound and Hanover, ... [Read more]



Private Family Inurnment
Lois Jean Munro, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Friday, October 27, 2023. She was 83. Born in Hanover on January 23, 1940 to the late Ivan and Norma (nee Weber) Alexander. Lois was employed at a variety of places like Buckeye Factory and Triangle Discount, but her favorite career was raising her ... [Read more]



Tuesday, November 7, 2023 - 7pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Paula Marie Wiersma (nee McIntee), of Durham, passed away suddenly at the Louise Marshall Hospital in Mount Forest on Monday, October 23, 2023 in her 58th year. Paula loved traveling, scuba diving and entertaining friends around the fire pit. She had a wicked sense of humor and loved laughing and joking. She was an avid lover of music ... [Read more]



Sunday, October 29, 2023 - 2pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Donna Carol Maine, of Ayton, passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Long Term Care in Listowel on Thursday, October 19, 2023.  She was 80. Born on February 22, 1943 to the late Ellis and Jean (nee Carruthers) Weber. Donna enjoyed the hard work of farm life and even more raising her children. She was a devoted and caring teacher. ... [Read more]



Saturday, November 11, 2023 - 10:30 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Harry Alfred Driedger, of Hanover, passed away at Chesley Hospital on Tuesday, October 17, 2023. He was 92. Born in Leamington, Ontario, on December 12, 1930, to the late Jacob and Agnes (nee Dick) Driedger. He married the love of his life, Margaret Tiessen on Oct 3, 1953, and together they enjoyed raising their family while working on ... [Read more]




Barbara Ann MacDonald, of Hanover, passed away after a lengthy illness at her home on Thursday, October 5, 2023.  She was 67. Born in Chesley, Ontario on August 7, 1956 to Ken MacDonald and the late Dorothy (nee Letteau) MacDonald. Barbara worked at Dickies Factory for many years until her retirement. Survived by her father Ken ... [Read more]



Friday, October 13, 2023 - 11am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Loretta Susanna Montag, of Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, October 5, 2023. She was 84.  Born on August 26, 1939 to Leo and Gertrude (nee Kupferschmidt) Grubb. Loretta was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.  She enjoyed farm life, and working in her garden.  She quite enjoyed dancing, ... [Read more]



Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Lavina Fritz, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover Care Centre on Saturday, October 7, 2023. She was 98. Born in Normanby Township, daughter of the late George and Emma (nee Becker) Lantz. She enjoyed farm life and loved working side by side with Lloyd. When she wasn’t working outside, she was in the kitchen cooking, baking ... [Read more]




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