Vera Margaret Powell of Hanover, formerly of Dobbinton, passed away at McVean Lodge, Hanover on Saturday, December 8, 2012 in her 87th year.

Loving mother of John of Calgary, Douglas and his wife Roberta of R.R. #2 Dobbinton, Linda and her husband Mark Schwartz of Hanover and Murray and his wife Victoria of R.R. #1 Dobbinton. Vera will be sadly missed by her six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She will be fondly remembered by her sister Jean Pace of Kitchener. She is predeceased by her husband Norman, grandson Brodie Schwartz and her parents, John and Georgina (McBeath) Pace.

Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Thursday from 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Vera’s life will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11 a.m. Interment in Chesley Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Hanover Care Centre Resident Fund or Parkinson Society Canada would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

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