bohnert-webFrances Bohnert (nee Hepburn), of Hanover, passed away at The Village Senior’s Community on Monday, May 19, 2014, she was 100.

Born on January 16, 1914 in Wiarton, Ontario to the late John and Olive (nee Scheiffield) Hepburn.  Frances was a member of the C.W.L. and ProLife for many years.

Survived by sons Donn (Margaret) Bohnert and Jamie (Vreny) Bohnert both of Hanover, daughter Carol Wilson of Port Hope and daughter-in-law Sheila Bohnert of Kitchener, grandchildren Terry, Brad, Candace, Tyler, Kelly, Sarah, Shirley, Alex, Charity and Jonathan and 13 greatgrandchildren and many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her husband Leander Bohnert, sons Maurice and Brian Bohnert, son-in-law Tony Wilson, sister Verna Eckenswiller, brothers Morley and Ken Hepburn.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Wednesday from 2-3:30 and 7-9 pm with C.W.L Prayers and Vigil Rites at 3:30 pm.  A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 10:00 am, at Holy Family Church (352 10th Avenue, Hanover). Father Gary Schlack officiating. Interment in Holy Family Cemetery, Hanover.

Memorial donations to Holy Family Parish Building Fund or charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at

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