Passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital, Kitchener, on Sunday January 6, 2013. Loving husband of Gisela (nee Luedtke) for 47 years. Father of Michael Emrich and wife Heide. Grandfather of Mikaila and Alexander Emrich. Brother of Maria, husband Steve Schatz and Emma, husband Peter Finster. Uncle to Steve Schatz Jr., Ron (Annemarie) Schatz, Rick (Erainne) Schatz, Tina (Tim) Rich, Gerry (Eugenia) Schatz, Jamie (Amy) Finster, Patricia (Rob) Kauntz and all of their children. Also survived by family in Germany, Austria and the United States.
Visitation will be held at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo on Wednesday January 9th, 2013 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel of the funeral home on Thursday January 10th 2013 at 1pm with Rev. Heidi Wachowiak officiating. Burial to follow at Williamsburg Cemetery, Kitchener. Reception to follow.
Condolences for the family and donations to St. Peters Lutheran Church, 810 King St. East, Cambridge or the Heart and Stroke Foundation may be arranged through the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, at www.erbgood.com or 519-745-8445.