Peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Stratford General Hospital, on Sunday, November 15, 2009, Dorothy (Miller) Oesch-Seddon of R.R. 1 Varna, passed away in her 81st year. Beloved wife of Wilfred Seddon of R.R. 1 Varna and the late Russell Raymond Oesch (1993). Dear mother of Joan and Lenny Rosehart of R.R. 1 Thedford, Doris and Gordon Maloney of Stratford, Mary and Ken Glavin of R.R. 2 Crediton, Marlene Glavin and John Brock of R.R. 1 Crediton, Audry Hamill and Steven McNiel of North Hills, California, Janet and Ted Soudant of Zurich, Raymond and Tammy Oesch of Tavistock and Allan Oesch and Brenda Dawson of Clinton. Loving grandmother of 26 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Agnes Gilmore, Theresa Judge and Beatrice and Daniel Wemple. Sadly missed by Wilfred Seddon’s family and her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Louise (Regier) Miller, 1 granddaughter Carrie Glavin (1983), 1 great granddaughter Sarah Clark (2008), brothers Hubert and Joseph Miller and sisters Marie Rooney, Eileen Fagan and Rita Bryan. Dorothy received her 50 year pin for her dedicated service to St. Boniface CWL and was well known for her baking, homemade preserves and gardening.
Visitation in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. N., Zurich on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 2 p.m. at St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Zurich. Fr. Peter Keller celebrant. Interment St. Boniface Cemetery. Parish Prayers and CWL Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Tuesday at 2 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Diabetes Association or the Heart & Stroke Foundation.