Peacefully, at Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, on Friday April 28, 2006, Meda (Surerus) O’Brien formerly of Toronto and Zurich, in her 102nd year. Beloved wife of the late A. LeRoy O’Brien (1978). Dear stepmother-in-law of Donna O’Brien of Zurich and Lois O’Brien of St. Williams. Sadly missed by 5 step grandchildren and 7 step great-grandchildren. Survived by nieces Ruth Dietrich, Eileen Willert, nephews Bill and Elsie Willert and Ken Miller and many great nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Daniel and Gertrude (Weber) Surerus, stepsons Don and Bill O’Brien, sister Flossie and Otto Willert, brothers Gordon and Alvin and Alys Surerus, niece Margaret Miller and nephews Jerome Dietrich and Lloyd Willert.
Visitation in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. N., Zurich on Monday May 1, 2006 from 12 to 2 p.m. when the funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Re. Alex McGilvery officiating. Interment Emannuel United Cemetery, Zurich. Memorial contributions may be made to the Emmanuel United Church, Bluewater Rest Home or a charity of one’s choice.
A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Meda O’Brien