Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.



Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 11 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Helen Selina Caroline (Priebe) Davis of Hanover, passed away at the Hanover Care Centre, Hanover on Saturday February 22, 2020. She was 96. Helen was born on September 12, 1923 in Sullivan Township, daughter of the late John and Pearl (nee Weppler) Priebe. Survived by loving daughter Shirley Yandt and loving sons Ron (Sharon) Davis ... [Read more]



Anna Link, of Hanover, passed away at SBGHC-Walkerton, on Monday, February 17, 2020. She was 88. Born in Yugoslavia on July 23, 1931, to the late Adam and Katherina (nee Kupferschmidt) Drescher.  Anna and her husband Frank moved to Canada in 1954, and eventually settled in Hanover in the late 1960's, where they ran a barber shop ... [Read more]


Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 11 am
St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Hanover
Robert Bruce Schenk, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at The Village Senior's Community, Hanover on Monday, February 17, 2020, just a month short of his 94th birthday.  Known as Bob to his friends and family, he was born on a farm outside of Ayton on March 18, 1926, to the late Isadore and Myrtle (nee Fortune) Schenk. In 1951, ... [Read more]


Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 11am
Grace United Church, Hanover
Margaret Charlotte Gaunt (nee Morrow), of Hanover, passed away peacefully with her sons by her side at Hanover and District Hospital on Monday evening, February 10, 2020. She was 84 Born in Lion's Head on January 7, 1936 to the late William and Christina (nee Nixon) Morrow. Margaret was a meat packer with Hank's for 21 years, a ... [Read more]


Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1-3 pm with sharing of memories at 2:30pm
Royal Canadian Legion - Hanover
Ruth Ann Rydall (nee Jack), of Hanover, passed away suddenly at home on Monday, February 10, 2020. She was 72. Born on August 21, 1947 in Proton Township on the family farm, Ruth Ann was the daughter of the late Elmer and Helen (nee Gilkes) Jack. Many people would remember Ruth when she worked as a Hairdresser. Not only did she work out ... [Read more]


Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 1:00 pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Norman "Dempsey" Yost, of Hanover, passed away after a brief illness at Chapman House Residential Hospice in Owen Sound on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. He was 91. Born in Hamilton, Ontario on October 8, 1928 to the late Earl and Meta (nee Adler) Yost. Known as Dempsey for most of his life, he worked for Hanover Hydro as a Lineman ... [Read more]


Monday, February 3, 2020 - 11:30 am
St. Matthew's Ev. Lutheran Church, Hanover
Helen Louise Brown, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover Care Centre on Wednesday, January 29, 2020. She was 97. Born on May 6, 1922 in Toronto, Ontario to the late Percy and Merle (nee Srigley) Bullen. Helen was employed at Hanover & District Hospital as a Registered Nurse's Assistant and then later in the Material Control ... [Read more]



Hanover Cemetery
Wanda Cooke, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Monday, January 27, 2020. She was 76. Born in Ontario to the late Wilfred and Eva (nee McCaw) Schneider. Wanda will be remembered by many friends and co workers at Horizon Chicks where she worked for over 30 years. Survived by daughter Linda Beckberger ... [Read more]


Monday, January 27, 2020 - 11 am
Hanover Missionary Church
  Mildred Marie Crawford, of Hanover, passed away peacefully with her family at her side at Chapman House in Owen Sound on Monday, December 30, 2019. She was 93. Born on June 26, 1926 to the late Ephraim and Gladys (nee Crawford) Grant in Arran Township. Affectionately called Millie, she had a gentleness about her to complement ... [Read more]


- 11 am
Victory Fellowship Baptist Church, Hanover
Edel Eckert, passed away peacefully at Chapman House in Owen Sound on Saturday, November 30, 2019. She was 78. She leaves behind her husband Bernie Eckert of Hanover, daughter Borgny-Solveig (Sverre Etterlid) who gave her grandson Oystein. She also leaves behind step son Thomas (Darlene) Eckert of Ajax, step daughters Rosemary (Duncan) ... [Read more]


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