Peacefully, at Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, on Thursday, December 22, 2005, Doreen (Gingerich) Oesch, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of the late Earl Oesch (2002). Dear mother of Ron of Blake, Judith and Dave Rose of Brampton, Faye Morris of Toronto, Susan Wassmann of Forest and Wendy and Rob Nye of California. Loved grandmother of Jason and Gratz Wassmann, Ryan and Kelly Oesch, Darren and Alicia Oesch, Tyler Morris, Kristopher Rose, Cara Morris, Joshua Nye and Caleb Nye and great-grandmother of Aaron, Blake and Chloe Oesch. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Elda Bender, Della Mae Gascho, Dorothy and Leonard Bowman, Helen and Keith Gingerich, Neil and Gladys Gingerich, Lennis and Marjorie Gingerich and Erla Gingerich and Stanley Sauder. Predeceased by her parents Solomon and Emma (Kennel) Gingerich one daughter-in-law Beverley Oesch, brothers Ray Gingerich, Earl and his wife Melinda Gingerich, Alvin Gingerich and Lorne and his wife Bernice Gingerich, her sister Gladys Sauder and brothers-in-law Elton Bender and Ken Gascho.
Visitation in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. Zurich, on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday December 28, 2005 at 2 p.m. in Zurich Mennonite Church. Pastor Phil Wagler officiating. Interment Zurich Mennonite Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideon’s Society or a charity of one’s choice.