Koenig, Shirley Alice


Born: Mar 07, 1930
Died: Oct 11, 2018

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KOENIG, SHIRLEY ALICE (NAUMANN) of Baden.
Passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at her residence Nithview Community, New Hamburg.  Shirley was born 88 years ago, a daughter of the late Wilfred C and Florence (Hammer) Naumann. 
Beloved wife of Elmer C. Koenig whom she married on October 7, 1955.  Loving mother of Stephen & Joanne Koenig, Mark & Kim Koenig, Paul & Sharon Koenig, Mary & Bill Elias. Cherished grandma of Kelly, Kyle and Karissa, Nicole and Jacob Wisted, Adam, Briana and John Reiner, Nathan, Gavin,Olivia and great-grandma of Jameson.  Shirley is survived by her brother Gregory and Arlene Naumann, her sisters Delores Hauck and Joann Wood, sister-in-law Glennis Koenig as well as by her nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her 2 grandchildren Logan and Avraell and her brothers and sisters-in-law; Wilbert Hauck, Vernon and Hannah Koenig, Reta and Harold Glasser and Maurice Koenig.
Shirley was born and raised in Baden.  She was a life-time member of St. James Lutheran Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher, choir member and part of the Ladies Auxiliary.  In her youth Shirley was gifted in playing tennis, figure skating and loved to dance.  She was a very positive person who always brought a smile to others.  Shirley had a fond love for her family and enjoyed every minute spent with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchild. Shirley was always fashion conscious and with that she loved to wear a large selection of hats to church.  Please feel free to join in her tradition and wear a hat to the ceremony.
Visitation will take place on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 11-1:00 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Baden. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Bonnie Schelter-Brown officiating. Interment to take place at Fairmont Cemetery, Baden. As expressions of sympathy donations to St. James Lutheran Church, Baden or the Arthritis Society would be appreciated (Cheques Accepted).
Thanks to the caring staff at Nithview for her care this past year.  Thank you for all the prayers for Shirley.  Thank you to Dr. Finn for his many years of care.

Visitation Information

Date:

Oct 19, 2018

Time:

11:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Location:

St. James Lutheran Church
66 Mill Street
Baden, Ontario
N3A 2N6
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Service Information

Date:

Oct 19, 2018

Time:

1:00 p.m.

Location:

St. James Lutheran Church
66 Mill Street
Baden, Ontario
N3A 2N6
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Interment Information

Location:

Fairmont Cemetery
Baden, Ontario

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Charities

Although charitable funds are sent directly to the charity, please remember to contact us directly to give a card from you to the family in memory of their loved one.

St. James Lutheran Church
66 Mill Street
Baden, ON
N3A 2N6
(519) 634-5191


The Arthritis Society
809 Victoria Street, North
Unit 7
Kitchener, ON
N2B 3C3
519-743-2820


Condolences

Condolence from Daryl Koenig sent on October 20, 2018

Uncle Elmer, Stephen, Mark, Paul & Mary

I am so sorry to here of the loss of your wife and Mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you all

Condolence from Kelly & Jeff Sheridan sent on October 19, 2018

Mark & Kim, we are so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Condolence from Brad & Sandra Schneller, Mississauga, ON sent on October 19, 2018

To Elmer and family we send or sincere sympathy.

I remember with nostalgia our early years at the Baden Public School and summer days playing tennis with Shirley on the clay courts.

Brad.

Condolence from Glen&Kathy Lichty sent on October 16, 2018

Elmer and families, so sorry to hear of Shirleys passing, a truly lovely, stylish lady she was.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time

Condolence from Shirley Koenig sent on October 15, 2018

We are sad to hear of the loss of your Mother. We have warm and kind memories of her in both of our lives growing up in Baden. Deepest sympathies, Keith, Penny and Erin Hallman

Condolence from Marlene Kells sent on October 15, 2018

I’ve been thinking a lot about your mom in the past few days. I’m so sorry she’s gone but what a legacy of love and caring she left behind. So glad that I could claim to be related to her.
Thank goodness for memories. We can visit them as often as we need to and they never wear out.

Condolence from Jim and Michelene Bates sent on October 13, 2018

Wishing you and your family strength for today and hope for tomorrow.
Love you
Jim and MIchxoxo

Condolence from Bill and Marlene Currah sent on October 13, 2018

HI Mark and F amily

I went to college with you MArk and i remember how you were always thoughtful of your family and anyone who was in your company. Sorry to see on the web site about your mom

Condolence from Donna hergott sent on October 12, 2018

Elmer and family so sorry for your loss Shirley was a great lady and mother we loved chatting with her at the ball park when my brother Jeff played on Paul’s team

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