Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.





Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 1-4 pm
The Knights of Columbus Hall - Walkerton
Steven Kent Berfelz, of RR#1 Walkerton, tragically was taken away from us on Friday, January 4, 2019. He was 53.   Born on July 22, 1965 in Listowel to Doreen (nee McClennan) Schuler and George Berfelz. Steven, a dedicated family man, not only to his wife and children but he was a father figure to many others. Steve enjoyed his son's ... [Read more]




  Douglas “Doug” Brownlee, of Hanover passed away after a brief illness at the Hanover and District Hospital on Tuesday, January 8, 2019, in his 89th year. Doug was born on May 31, 1930 in Hanover to the late Alexander and Clara (nee Klie) Brownlee. Doug was employed for many years at Knechtel Furniture as well as ... [Read more]



Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 11 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Beverley "Bev" Strucke, of Hanover, passed away after a brief illness at Innisfree Hospice, Kitchener on Monday, January 7, 2019. He was 80. Born on March 12, 1938 to the late Melvin "Mel" and Louisa Strucke. Survived by sons David (Jennifer) Strucke of Kitchener and John Strucke. Loved grandfather of Chloe Prideaux-Strucke ... [Read more]



Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Eileen Wiseman, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Monday, January 7, 2019. She was 89. Born on June 17, 1929 to the late Edward Henry and Anna Louisa (nee Steinhagen) Lerch. Eileen was employed with Saugeen Villa Nursing Home in Hanover. She was a faithful member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church ... [Read more]



Monday, January 7, 2019 - 10am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Teofil Polkiewicz, WWII Veteran, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Thursday, January 3, 2019, in his 100th year. Born in Warsaw, Poland, on May 20, 1919, to the late Stanislaw and Natalia (nee Wilbik) Polkiewicz.  Teofil enjoyed his career as a farmer, but also worked off the farm for short periods of time ... [Read more]



Saturday, January 5, 2019 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Ronald “Ron” John Kunkel, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.  He was 71. Born in Brant Township on December 18, 1947, to the late Henry and Jessie (nee Brindley) Kunkel. Survived by loving wife Susanne (nee Robson) of Hanover, and sons John (Angie) of Hanover, Ron (Bobbie ... [Read more]



Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Susan Ruth Cutting, of Brockton, passed away at Grey-Bruce Health Services, Owen Sound on Tuesday, December 25, 2018.  She was 58. Born on August 5, 1960, in Cambridge, Ontario, to John and May (nee Wilson) Hagarty.  Survived by sons Jesse Cutting of Kitchener, Dylan Cutting of Walkerton, and daughter Janna Cutting (Horia ... [Read more]



Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 11 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Lavina ‘Trudy’ Weltz (nee Weidendorf), formerly of Hanover, passed away at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, in her 98th year.    Born in Bentinck Township on August 23, 1921, to the late John and Katherine (nee Schultz) Weidendorf. Lavina also known to many as Trudy, enjoyed her career ... [Read more]



Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Lynn Wedow, of RR#3 Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family on Christmas Day, Tuesday, December 25, 2018 at Hanover and District Hospital. She was 66. Born in Palmerston on October 13, 1952 to the late Nelson and Mary (nee Lennox) Gadke. Lynn enjoyed working as a Civil Servant at the Walkerton Post Office ... [Read more]



Monday, December 24, 2018 - 11 am
St. Peter's Lutheran Church Neustadt
Bernice Huehn, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Friday, December 21, 2018. She was 85. Born on August 5, 1933 in Harriston to the late Clarence and Margaret (nee Bell) Ziegler. Bernice was a hard working woman, putting in many hours on the farm with Willard. She enjoyed crafting beautiful quilts in ... [Read more]



Monday, December 24, 2018 - 10 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Lydia Vanslyke, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. She was 84.   Born on September 25, 1934 in Dubno, Russia to the late Wilhelm and Locada Hoffman. Lydia was employed as a Wooden Toy builder for many years at Stock's Wooden Toys.   Survived by loving ... [Read more]




Beverley Banks, son of Charles and Ruth Banks (nee Litt) passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 16.  He was 87 years old.  Bev spent the majority of his working life at Sklar Peppler Furniture of Hanover.  His favourite time was spent with family and enjoying sunny summer days.  He will be deeply missed by his ... [Read more]



Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11 am
Crawford United Church, Crawford
Greta Jolck Jacobsen, of RR1 Hanover, passed away at St. Mary's General Hospital, Kitchener on Friday, December 14, 2018. She was 85. Born in Toronto, Ontario, on October 24, 1933, to the late Marius and Thorah (nee Jolck) Jacobsen.  Greta was passionate about volunteering her time, part of the Red Hat Society, Friends of the ... [Read more]



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]



Inurnment at a later date
Markdale Cemetery
Passed away at Chapman House, Owen Sound on Friday November 9th, 2018. Anna “Marie” Williamson (nee Rae) of Hanover, in her 80th year. Daughter of the late Roy and Zella (Dennison) Rae. Beloved wife of the late Reginald Williamson. Dear mother of Doug Williamson (Jacqui) of Parksville, B.C., Dale Williamson (Tammy) of Walkerton, ... [Read more]



Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Frank Herring, of R#1 Elmwood, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, on Thursday, October 25, 2018. He was 90. Born in Hackney, England on October 31, 1927 to the late Robert and Ellen (nee Wookey) Herring. Frank was a Technical Engineer Designer with Lumus Canada for many years. Survived by son John (Sylvia) Herring of Southampton, ... [Read more]



Private Family Graveside Service
Hanover Cemetery
Charles "Bud" Oehm, of Ayton, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday, October 07, 2018. He was 92. Born on September 5, 1926, in Ayton, son of the late Charles and Della (Werner) Oehm. Affectionately known as "Bud", he enjoyed farming until retiring. His specialty was farming mink. Bud will be dearly ... [Read more]



Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Leonard "Len" Wettlaufer, WWII Veteran, of Walkerton, passed away peacefully at Maplecourt Villa in Walkerton on Friday, September 28, 2018. He was 97. Born on April 30, 1921 in Normanby Township to the late Ezra and Leona (nee Kraft) Wettlaufer. Len was a trucker for New Life Mills for many years. Survived by sons Joe (Mary ... [Read more]



Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Margery Louise Myles (nee Elliott), of Hanover, passed away suddenly at her home on Sunday, September 23, 2018. She was 79. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia on November 24, 1938 to the late George and Eliza "Wavy" (nee Colp) Elliott. Margery was a switchboard operator with Homeward Health Centre. She was meticulous in her housekeeping ... [Read more]



Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 1-5 pm
Royal Canadian Legion - Hanover
Colleen Lerch, of Hanover, passed away at London Health Sciences Centre- University Hospital, London on Sunday, September 23, 2018. She was 67. Born on May 17, 1951 in Durham, Ontario to Arthur and Betty (nee Flewelling) Aljoe. Colleen was employed with Exceldor Foods in Hanover as a labourer and enjoyed her retirement in the last two ... [Read more]



Private Family Celebration
Haase, Vera of Hanover passed away at the Village Seniors Community in Hanover on Friday, September 21, 2018, in her 90th year.  Vera was a dedicated staff member at CIBC in Walkerton and Hanover for over 45 years. Survived by her brother David Thomson of Brant Township and sister Shirley (Russell) Litt of Hanover.  She will ... [Read more]



Monday, September 24, 2018 - 2 pm
St. Paul's Lutheran Church - Normanby Township
Peter Hall, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Friday, September 21, 2018. He was 70. Born on October 2, 1947 to the late Albert and Hilda (nee Nephew) Hall. Peter was employed for over 40 years with New Life Mills in varying positions over the years from Accounts payable to order desk to truck dispatch. Peter was ... [Read more]



Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Linda Coates, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Tuesday, September 18, 2018. She was 65. Born on March 20, 1953 in Petitcodiac, Westmoreland County, New Bruinswick to the late William and Ethel (nee Murray) Steeves. She will be remembered by many co workers at E.C.L. in Hanover. Survived by children ... [Read more]



Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Freddie Martin, of Hanover, passed away suddenly at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on his 69th birthday, Friday, September 14, 2018. Born in Windsor, Ontario on September 14, 1949 to the late Civille and Rose (nee Gagnier) Martin. Freddie loved his job at Interforest and eventually became Security there. He loved hitting the road ... [Read more]



Friday, September 14, 2018 - 1:30 pm
St. John's Lutheran Church - Clifford
Wayne Dean, of Hanover, formerly of Clifford, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Monday, September 10, 2018. He was 76. Born in Guelph, son of the late Raymond and Kathleen (Smith) Dean. Wayne was a Teacher for 30 years with the Wellington Board of Education at Harriston Senior Public School as well as enjoyed ... [Read more]



Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Ralph Schmidt, of Hanover, passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Hanover and District Hospital on Sunday, September 09, 2018. He was 78. Born on September 14, 1939 to the late Herbert and Isabel (nee Hepburn) Schmidt. Ralph was a Mason by trade and couldn't be happier than when he was surrounded by his horses. He would ... [Read more]



September 11, 2018 - 11 am
Hanover Missionary Church
Robert "Bob" Arthur Crawford, affectionately known as “Mr. J.D.S.S.”, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Chapman House Hospice in Owen Sound on Friday, September 7, 2018.  He was 90 years of age. Born in Amabel Township, Bruce County on October 20, 1927 to the late Ernest and Isabella (nee Fraser) Crawford. ... [Read more]



Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 11 am
Grace United Church - Hanover
James Wesley "Wes" Gill, formerly of Hanover, passed away at Good Samaritan Seniors Complex in Alliston on Thursday, August 30, 2018. He was 86. Born in Owen Sound on September 25, 1931, to the late James and Leta (nee Barfoot) Gill. Wes was the proud owner of his own printing company, aptly named Empire Lithography Ltd. Dearly ... [Read more]



Monday, September 3, 2018 - 11 am
St. Peter's Lutheran Church - Brant Township
Diane Logie, of RR3 Elmwood, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, Hanover on Thursday, August 30, 2018. She was 77. Born in Hanover on July 28, 1941, to the late Elmer and Marina (nee Becker) Monk.  Survived by her loving husband Ivan Logie of RR3 Elmwood for 57 years. Devoted mother of Vivian Bott of Vita, Manitoba, Valerie ... [Read more]



Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Marianne Lynch of Neustadt, passed away suddenly at her home on Saturday, August 11, 2018.  She was 67 years old.  Together with her husband Will, they would have celebrated 30 years of marriage on August 13th.  Born on September 24, 1950 to the late Leo and Meryl Lynch.  Marianne was an extraordinarily generous person, ... [Read more]



Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 11 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Marie Foerster (nee Herbst), of Walkerton, was called Home to be with her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. She was 90. Marie was born in Normanby Township daughter of the late Edward and Katharine (nee Grein) Herbst.  She married Milton Foerster and farmed with her husband in Carrick Township until retiring ... [Read more]



Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 11 am
St. Peter's Lutheran Church - Brant Township
Eleanora "Ellie" Becker, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. She was 88. Born in Brant Township, daughter of the late David and Magdelena (nee Rhody) Wilken. She was a member of E.L.W. and Queens Bush Chorus. Always remembered for her kindness and smile on her face. Survived ... [Read more]



Friday, August 10, 2018 - 1-4 pm
Chepstow Lion's Park, Chepstow
Corisa Diane (nee Metcalfe) Lemont, of Chepstow, passed away peacefully after a tough fight with cancer at the Hanover & District Hospital on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at the age of 31. Corisa, a loving and devoted wife to Mark, Mommy to Lucas, Trevor and Callum, was born in Walkerton, May 29, 1987 to Bob Metcalfe and Dale Schaefer. Corisa ... [Read more]




Cremation has taken place
Margaret Rose Wright, of Hanover, passed away at her home, on Tuesday, July 24, 2018. She was 68. Born in Amhurst, Nova Scotia, on January 22, 1950, to the late Thomas and Annie (nee Dorit) Comiere. Survived by husband of 36 years Aubrey Richards of Hanover, and daughters Sandra (Brian) Clark of Kitchener, and Shelly (Mark) Jelley of ... [Read more]




Private family service
Born on May 15th, 1939, Leona Franey Oehm (née Ash) of Ayton passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in her 80th year, surrounded by her family following a five year battle with leukemia. Eldest daughter of Vera Scott and Edwin Ash (predeceased), she is survived by her siblings Edwina “Winnie” Comley of Stratford, ... [Read more]



Monday, July 23, 2018 - 11 am
St. Peter's Lutheran Church - Brant Township
Howard Lahn, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Thursday, July 19, 2018. He was 83. Born in Hanover, Ontario on October 27, 1934 to the late Norman and Carrie (nee Barkholtz) Lahn. Howard was most at home on the farm and truly enjoyed all the hard work farming entailed. A member of St. ... [Read more]



Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 11:30 am
Greenwood Cemetery - Waterford
Mary Welechenko, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital with her family by her side on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. She was 91. Born November 25, 1926, in Gorlitz, Saskatchewan, to the late Bill and Dora (nee Oleksiuk) Danyluk. She lived around Spirit Lake, Saskatchewan and made the move to Toronto in her teen ... [Read more]



Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 1-5 2 pm Informal Service
Special Events Centre - Ground Effects
Mark Jeffrey Elliott, of Brantford, will always be remembered for his courage during difficult times. Unfortunately on Saturday, July 14, 2018, Mark passed away suddenly. His pain was too difficult and he was no longer just sad, just imprisoned by this powerful darkness. He was 52. Born February 27, 1966, in Listowel, Ontario. Mark was ... [Read more]



Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Shirley Jean Taylor, passed away peacefully at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Friday, July 13, 2018. She was 89. Born in Hanover, daughter of the late Elmer and Ellen (McGirr) Weidner. Shirley was an associate member of the Brussels Legion Branch # 218. Survived by daughters Debbie (Bill) Eidt, Kim (Jim) Oehring both of Walkerton and ... [Read more]



Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Gross, Marlene Ann – of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on July 8, 2018, in her 88th year. Marlene was the daughter of Thomas and Christena (nee McCormick) Hughes of Irish Lake. Predeceased by her husband Francis Ernest Gross, brothers James, Leo, Francis, Angus and Raymond Hughes and sisters Helen Hughes and Colleen ... [Read more]



Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 11 am
Hanover Missionary Church, Hanover
Richard "Rick" Robert Pake, of Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at home on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the age of 68. He will be dearly missed by his beloved wife of 43 years, Pam Pake (nee Holman) of Hanover. Rick was loved by his daughters, and sons in law, Cathy (Ken) VanderStoep of Waterdown, Tracy ... [Read more]




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