Peacefully, at Bluewater Rest Home, Zurich, on Wednesday, November 12, 2008, Emma Catherine (Wurm) Schilbe, passed away in her 104th year. Loved wife of the late Henry Schilbe (1952). Dear mother and mother-in-law of Elsie and Jake Reder of Goderich, Earl and Frances Schilbe of Bayfield, Albert and Doris Schilbe of Bayfield, Louis and Delores Schilbe of Zurich, Orval and Mae Schilbe of Thamesville, Vivian Schilbe of Bayfield, Ken (Margaret) Baker of Dashwood, and Leslie (Helen) Locke of Trenton. Loved by her many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great great-children, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Louis and Elizabeth (Rupp) Wurm, 4 brothers, 1 sister, sons Laird Schilbe and Herbert in infancy, daughters Ortho Baker, MargaretReid and husband Bob and Beatrice Locke and grandchildren Douglas Schilbe, Cameron Reder and Donald Baker.
Visitation on in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. N., Zurich on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted on Saturday, November 15, 2008 at 11 a.m in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, visitation 1 hr prior to service. Pastor Robert Hutchison officiating. Interment St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or Retinol Blastoma ResearchSCHILBE: (Wurm) Emma Catherine