At his home in Ailsa Craig, Ontario on Thursday, September 5, 2012. Carl Christian Gingerich at the age of 76. Beloved husband of Marilyn (Schlegel) and cherished son of Eleanor Gingerich. Loving father and grandfather of David and Elizabeth Gingerich and their children; Joshua, Joel & Luke, Susan and Brent Martin and their children; Daniel, Benjamin & Katie, and Kristine and John Tucker and their children; Kyle, Jillian & Amelia. Dear brother of John and Beth Gingerich and uncle of Tim and Lynn. Predeceased by his father Simon. Carl enjoyed working with wood and taught for the Toronto District School Board for over 30 years. He had a strong Christian faith and enjoyed Bible study, singing and participating in church life. Visitation will be held at the Nairn Mennonite Church on Saturday, September 8 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. A celebration of Carl’s life will be held at the church on Sunday, September 9 at 3 pm. A private interment will take place at the Nairn Mennonite Church Cemetery. Donations to Rockway Mennonite Collegiate would be appreciated.