Peacefully, at Stratford General Hospital, on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Irene (Gerber) Clausius of Zurich, passed away at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Albert Clausius (1985). Much loved mother of Karen and Don Rader of Exeter, Ruth and Andrew Imanse of Brea,California, Cheryl and Ken Borrows of London and Brad and Angela Clausius of Zurich. Cherished grandmother of 10 grandchildren and loved great-grandmother of 9 great-grandchildren. Loving sister and sister-in-law of. Beatrice Heywood, Orland and Marcella Gerber and Helma and Elmer Beierling. Dear aunt to her 28 nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Mose and Mary Ann Gerber, sister Mabel Riley and husband Nelson, twin sister Ilene Pothoff and husband Leroy, sister-in-law Leila Becker and husband Edmund, brothers-in-law Laverne Heywood, Harvey Clausius, Hugh Clausius, Clifford Clausius and one nephew Joseph Kiker.
Visitation in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. N, Zurich on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted on Monday, November 21, 2011 at 2 p.m. in the Zurich Mennonite Church. Pastor Tom Roes officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich Mennonite Church or a charity of one’s choiceCLAUSIUS: (Gerber) Irene of Zurich