SWITALSKI, Heinz Gerhard-Passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 24, 2012 at the Sunnyside Home in Kitchener.  Born August 31, 1926 in Germany, Heinz moved to Canada and worked as a machine operator for thirty years at Best Pipe in Kitchener.  After retiring in 1981, Heinz worked a hobby farm, growing vegetables for personal enjoyment and sharing with family and friends.  Heinz loved to fish, eventually purchasing a cottage on the French River.  Heinz is survived by his sister, Ilse Gabber and brothers, Georg (and his wife Theo) and Bruno, and several nieces and nephews.  At Heinz request, there will be no visitation or funeral service and cremation will take place.  A family graveside service at Parkview Cemetery will be held at a later date. (Futher-Franklin Funeral Home, Wellesley. 519-656-2880)


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