Oliver Unruh, of R.R. 1 Elmwood, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 01, 2013, in his 81st year.
Born in Bentinck Township, son of the late William and Mary (Posner) Unruh. Oliver was raised on the family farm where he spent his entire life and was a former member of the Hanover, Bentinck and Brant Agricultural Fair Board and a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church Elmwood.
Survived by wife Dianne (nee Stock) Unruh, son Paul (Audra) Unruh of R.R. 1 Elmwood, daughters Ann (James) Fillier of Hornings Mills and Brenda (Steven) Fifield of Orangeville, grandchildren Bradley, Leslie, Curtis, Lauren, Hope and Jacob. Also survived by a sister Mabel Gibson of Hamilton. Predeceased by a sister Lavina Schreinert.
Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 04, 2013 at 11:00 am, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Elmwood. Rev. Hanna Aasa officiating. Interment in St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery, Bentinck Township.
Memorial donations to the St. John’s Lutheran Church or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Register book available at www.mightonfuneralhome.ca