BLACKWOOD Rosemarie – (nee Riedel) was born on July 01, 1936 in Leipzig Germany. She passed away at Niagara on the Lake with her son Andrew by her side on Wednesday August 07, 2013. Beloved wife of Peter Blackwood who left us in 2005, loving mother of Andrew, with his wife Ania, and son Clayton. Beloved grandmother of cherished granddaughter Clara, sister of Wolf, with his wife Ursula in British Columbia, and Eberhard, with his wife Elfrieda in Germany. She will also be sadly missed by her nieces Marian and Karen with their families and by relatives and friends in Germany and California. The family would like to thank all our friends and family for their support, and all the medical teams that attended to her during this difficult time. Rosemarie would like to thank all her friends at the Niagara Historical Society, Upper Canada Lodge, the golf group and other organizations and friendships she has made over the years. If desired memorial donations can be made to The Canadian Diabetes Association or Niagara Historical Society.
Visitations with the family will be held at the Morgan Funeral Home, 415 Regent Street, Niagara on the Lake on Friday, August 09th from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Rosemarie’s life will be celebrated at a funeral service on Saturday 10th at 11 am, at the Chapel.