Siebelt Pic (2)Margarete Siebelt   

April 5, 1930   –   February 01, 2015

In loving memory of Margarete Siebelt who was called home by her Saviour Jesus on February 01, 2015 while in Hospice Simcoe  in Barrie, On. with her family by her side.  She will be greatly missed and is survived by her daughter Lorie (Richard) Winik, son Peter (Christine) Siebelt, her brother Gunter (Gisela) Schottke, sister Nati, grandchildren Jennifer (Matthew) Rae, Lindsay and Jordan Siebelt, and great grandchildren Caleb and Jared Rae.  Margarete was predeceased by her husband Gotthard Siebelt, grandchildren Ashley and Melissa Winik, her parents and numerous relatives in Germany.

Margarete immigrated to Canada from Germany with her husband Gotthard and daughter Lorie in 1954.  They settled in Dryden in 1956.  She was a loving and supportive wife and devoted mother.   She enjoyed her family, gardening, fishing and camping.  Margarete was a long time active member of Dryden First Baptist Church until she moved to Thunder Bay and then to Barrie in 2013.

A Celebration of Margarete’s life will be held in the Dryden First Baptist Church on Friday, February 13, 2015 at 11:00 am followed by a luncheon at the The Centre 100 Casimir Ave. and internment at the Dryden Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Margarete’s memory to Hospice Simcoe , The Canadian Bible Society , The Gideons or a charity of your choice.

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