Gerdina Cassell smallPeacefully at the St. Lawrence Lodge, Brockville on Thursday, May 30, 2013 Gerdina “Hedda” Agatha Cassell (nee Pothaar) of Morrisburg in her 87th year.  Beloved wife of the late Walter “Walt” Cassell (2007).  Loving mother of Yvonne (Dale) Hess of Brockville and daughter-in-law Louise of Morrisburg.  Cherished grandmother of Jennifer Hess (Randy Croke) of Whitby, Stephanie (Phillip) Crowell of Halifax, NS, Marc Hess of Ottawa and Cory (Jenna) Cassell of Morrisburg.  Great grandmother of Sarah and Adam Croke, Nathan and Ryan Crowell and Jace Cassell.  Loving sister-in-law of Mitchell (Deanna) of Morrisburg, John of Brockville, Harry (Marjorie) of Winchester, Betty (Carl) Daw of Ajax, Shirley Scott of Whitby, Anna Pothaar-van der Werf of the Netherlands and Shirley Cassell of Morrisburg.  She will be sadly missed by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  Predeceased by her son Daniel (2009), brothers Gerard Pothaar, Egbert (Rita) Pothaar, Antonie (Anke) Pothaar, sisters and brothers-in-law Junior (Joyce) Cassell, Charles Cassell, Dawn Cassell and Harold Scott.  A Memorial Service will be held at the St. James Anglican Church, Morrisburg on Friday, August 2, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.  Inurnment St. James Anglican Cemetery, Morrisburg.  Memorial donations to the Mary Jane Hawkins Fund of St. Lawrence Lodge or St. James Anglican Church Memorial Fund gratefully acknowledged.  Parker Funeral Home (613 543-2271) entrusted with arrangements.  Condolences may be made at

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