Ginter Abe PhotoGINTER, Abraham
A resident of Leamington, Abraham Ginter passed away at the Sun Parlor Home for Seniors on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at the age of 101. He was born in Russia and was the son of the late Dietrich and Anna (nee Riediger) Ginter. Beloved husband for 67 years to the late Catherine Ginter (nee Heinrichs). Dear father to Deanna and Winston Upcott, Patricia Guerrieri, Dr. Ronald Ginter. Proud grandfather to Laura, Sandra, Pamela, Dean, and Michelle. Great-grandfather to Tricia, Chelsea, Jacob, Gabriel, Maxwell and Simone. Abe was the eldest of eight siblings and is survived by his brother Victor Ginter. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Abe was a retired employee of General Motors Transmission Plant in Windsor. He spent many years as a Commercial Fisherman on Pelee Island, a Radio and Television Repair Technician, and in his youth, he performed as an Acrobatic Dancer. Abe had a love of motorcycles, boating and celebrating life. Abe left this world with the firm belief that the moon landings never really happened. Family and friends are invited to gather on Saturday, March 16, 2013 in the Auditorium at Sun Parlour Home for Seniors,175 Talbot Street East, Leamington between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. for a time of reflection and to celebrate the unique life of Abe. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell St. Leamington (519) 326-2631. As your expression of sympathy, memorial donations to honour Abraham’s life can be made to the Sun Parlour Home or the Canadian Cancer Society and would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable donation online at

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