Obituaries

Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.



Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 11 am
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Ruth Ann Caroline Wright, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital, on Saturday, May 19, 2018.  She was 84. Born on October 1, 1933, in Penetanguishene, Ontario, to the late John and Edythe (nee Turner) Adams.  Ruth enjoyed her time as a member of the Hanover Legion, and cherished the many friendships and memories ... [Read more]


Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 10 am
Holy Family Church - Hanover
Gregory Joseph Armstrong, of Hanover, passed away at Hanover and District Hospital on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.  He was 87. Born in Sydenham Township on May 22, 1930 to the late James and Mary (nee McKeown) Armstrong. Gregory was a teacher for the Waterloo County Separate School Board for many years. His involvement with both the Knights ... [Read more]



Bruce John Soehner, of Hanover, passed away at Chapman House, Owen Sound, on Friday, May 11, 2018. He was 83. Born in Elmira, on May 11, 1935, son of the late Harold and Gertrude (Henrich) Soehner. Survived by wife Maureen (Power) Soehner, daughters Lorie (James) Berlet of Elmira, Shelley (Red) Burns of Texas, Tracy (Glenn) Bridge of ... [Read more]


Monday, May 14, 2018 - 11 am
Trinity Lutheran Church, Ayton
Mildred Elizabeth Becker, of Hanover, formerly of Ayton, passed away at Hanover Care Centre, on Thursday, May 10, 2018. She was 83. Born in Normanby Township on June 19, 1934, to the late Melvin and Minnie (nee Fatum) Buhrow.  Mildred last worked at the Hanover Care Centre as part of the kitchen staff.  She volunteered her time ... [Read more]


Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11 am
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Mildmay
Linda Charlotte Kupferschmidt, of Mildmay, passed away peacefully at Grey-Bruce Health Services - Owen Sound, on Thursday, May 10, 2018.  She was 69. Born in Hanover on November 12, 1948, to the late Arthur and Alvena (nee Russwurm) Fidler.  Linda was a member of the Catholic Womens League, Mildmay Seniors, The Horticultural ... [Read more]


Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 12 Noon
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Lois (Gillis) Schaus   Lois Schaus passed away peacefully in Toronto on November 10, 2017 after a brief illness.  Born in  Melville, P.E.I.  on  January 1, 1925, Lois was the daughter of the late John J. and Anna Gillis of Melville.  She was predeceased by her husband of 72 years, Dr. Orland O. Schaus, ... [Read more]


Monday, May 14, 2018 - 11 am
Holy Family Church, Hanover
Bernice Rita Klein, of Hanover, passed away at Chapman House Residential Hospice, Owen Sound, on Friday, May 04, 2018. She was 90. Born in Deemerton, Ontario, on Sept 20, 1927, to the late Harvey Sr. and Marie (nee Emil) Becker.  Loving mother of Wayne (Rose) Klein of Lake Rosalind and Ivy (Bruce) Lantz of Bancroft.  Dearly ... [Read more]


Friday, May 4, 2018 - 11 a.m.
Grace United Church, Hanover
Helen Audrey Stanley (nee Nicholson) of Hanover, formerly of Kinloss, passed away at Hanover District Hospital on April 30th, 2018 surrounded by her six daughters.    Helen was born September 14th, 1939 on the South Line of Kincardine Township to the late Walter and Edna Nicholson. She married the love of her life, ... [Read more]


Friday, April 27, 2018 - 5:30-8:30 pm
Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover
Eva Johanna Swanson (nee Skarnikat, nee Kummetz), born in Hohenbruch, East Prussia, November 17th, 1934, was the daughter of Kurt Spenner and Ernea Kummetz (Weichert), deceased, and sister of Rosie Zippan of Troisdorf, Germany.  Eva was wife of Hans Egon Skarnikat of Herne, Germany, from 1958 until his death in 2000.  She is survived ... [Read more]


Friday, April 27, 2018 - 2-4 pm with a Memorial Service commencing at 2 pm
Royal Canadian Legion - Hanover
Clare Francis Godfrey, of Hanover, passed away peacefully at Hanover and District Hospital on Wednesday, January 17, 2018. He was 88. Born in Hanover on November 1, 1929 to the late Anthony and Eleanor (nee Grubb) Godfrey. Clare was retired from P & H Foods as Plant Superintendent. Once he retired he served on the Economic Development ... [Read more]


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