Peacefully with family by his side at South Huron Hospital, Exeter, on Monday, February 28, 2022 of Zurich in his 88th year. Loving husband of Sylvia (Merner) for almost 40 years. Cherished father of Jen and Trevor Skinner of Zurich. Proud grandfather of Cohen, Kinley, and Adelyn. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Norbert (Norma) Mittelholtz of Burlington, Sister Carol Mittelholtz C.S.J. of London, Cecilia Mittelholtz of Ilderton, and Gerald (Carolyn) Merner of Penetanguishene, and close cousin of Mary Hagan of London. Cherished always by close friends Patty and Joey Groot and their children Cassie Garcia, Josh Groot, and Ben Groot. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends, and close neighbours. Predeceased by his parents Theodore and Elenora (Smith) Mittelholtz and Dolores (Paul) Benanti, Florence Hilburn, Patricia Mittelholtz, Brother Bob Mittelholtz S.J., and Edward Mittelholtz.
Visitation will be held at St. Boniface Catholic Church, 22 Mary Street, Zurich on Friday, March 4th from 10 AM– 10:45 AM, where the Funeral Mass will be held at 11 AM. Cremation with Inurnment St. Boniface Catholic Cemetery, Zurich. Haskett Funeral Home, ZURICH entrusted with arrangements. If unable to attend, the family invites you to join with them from the comfort of your home. Stream the service live or at your convenience by visiting https://www.youtube.com/c/LakeHuronCatholicFamilyOfParishes
Donations to Stratford Right to Life, Jesu Ashram or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.