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JANTZI, Lucille

Published:Oct 04, 2017

Event Date:Sep 24, 2017


Lucille JANTZI

JANTZI, Lucille Passed away at the Freeport Health Centre, Grand River Hospital on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Lucille was born 74 years ago, a daughter of the late Rudy and Irene Jutzi (Jantzi). Lucille resided in Milverton and was formerly of RR #2 Petersburg. She was a long time employee of Erb Transport Ltd. and a faithful member of St. Agatha Mennonite Church. For all who knew her, you know how much she loved to visit with people, loved bluegrass music, spending the summers camping at any and all Bluegrass folk festivals and hosting many family dinners. Her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy, generously showering them with gifts at birthdays and Christmas. Beloved wife of William (Bill) Jantzi of Milverton. Loving mother of Brenda Jantzi, Donna Jantzi (Gary Becker) all of Baden, Brian Jantzi (Bev) of Brunner, Sheri Martin (D'Arcy) of Zurich. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren Rachel Eby (Colin) and their daughter Blake; Kaleb Kliewer, Karissa Kliewer; Rebecca Kobus (Dan) and their daughters Riley and Kylie, Ashley Jantzi, Kayla Jantzi, Megan Jantzi; Laiken Martin, Aerin Martin, Jadon Martin; and by step-grandchildren Matthew, Melissa, Brandon and Ryan Becker. Lucille is survived by her siblings Elaine Fretz, Robert Jutzi (Irene), Nelda Brenneman (Ray), Ken Jutzi (Joan), Mark Jutzi (Karen), Grant Jutzi (Louise), John Jutzi (Juanita), sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Ruth Leis, Louise Gingerich (Ralph), Simeon Jantzi, Maryann Steckley (Ralph). Lucille was predeceased by brothers-in-law Wally Fretz, Allen Leis, Ken Jantzi (Marjorie), Wesley Jantzi (Margo) and sister-in-law Gail Jantzi. Visitation was held at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home , 291 Huron Street, New Hamburg on Friday from 5-7 p.m. and again Saturday from 1-3 and 6-8 p.m. A public interment service took place at St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, 1967 Erb's Road Wilmot, on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. followed by the Funeral Service at Steinmann Mennonite Church, 1316 Snyder's Road W. Baden at 3 p.m. where Len Rempel officiated. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Mennonite Central Committee or Grand River Regional Health Centre, Kitchener would be appreciated by the family. Online condolence and memorial tribute information at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca


Category: Obituaries & Death Notices

Newspaper(s): New Hamburg Independent

Location: New Hamburg

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