WalterAt Listowel Memorial Hospital on Monday, October 28, 2013, Mrs. Frieda Viola Walter (Gruhl) of Listowel, and formerly of Goderich and Mitchell, in her 92nd year.

Wife of the late Marcus Gruhl and the late William Walter.

Mother of Leonard and Pauline Gruhl of  Listowel, and Marion and Ron Buchner of Oshawa.  Grandmother of Jennifer and Jay Crosbie, and Tom and Shannon Buchner, all of Hampton, Ryan and Tiffany Buchner of Port Credit, Josh and Cindy Gruhl of Elmira, and Ashley and Ted Clerk of Whistler, B.C.

Great-grandmother of Jaxton, Jarron, Foster, Lila, Evan, Callie, and Mason.

Sister of Emmerson Marquardt, Orlie Hoffman, and Myrtle Willett.  Remembered also by her nieces and nephews.

Frieda was predeceased by her son Steven Gruhl, brothers Wilfred and Edsel, and by her sister Hilda Stanton.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Wednesday, 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, October 31st  at 11:00 a.m.  Interment in  Colborne Cemetery.  Memorial donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.

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