KUNTZE, ERMA (Jantzi)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at her residence, Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton. Erma was born 90 years ago, August 30, 1927, in Wellesley Township and was the daughter of the late Ezra B and Fannie E Jantzi (Erb).
Erma is reunited with her husband the late Russell Kuntze. Beloved mother to; John William (Elsie May), Helen (Jamie) MacAlpine, Howard Russel (Tilly) and Murray Jacob (Lisa). Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren; Russell, Rob (Cécile), Amy (Marc) Chartrand, Scott (Sarah), Becky (Jeff) Jantzi, Ryan (Mandy), Jonathon “Barney” (Adrienne), Alicia (Anand) and Kate (Kyle). Dearly missed by her great-grandchildren; Thibault MacAlpine, James Chartrand, Sophie, Sadie, Seth MacAlpine, Briony, Linden, Owen Jantzi, Ethan, Ainsley LeBlanc, James, Arran Kuntze, McKenna, Gabrielle & Violet Kuntze. Survived by her sisters-in-laws; Barb Jantzi, Joan Jantzi, Muriel Kuntze, Joyce Kuntze and Mary Gropp. Predeceased by her brothers; Al (Eleanor) and Elmer, sister; Annie (Alvin) Erb, brothers-in-law; Cecil (Pansy), Neil, Ivan (Mary), Albert and Harold Gropp as well as by her father and mother-in-law Jacob and Ella Kuntze (Roth).
Erma spent her time quilting and, in the garden, gardening. Family was very important to Erma, cooking wonderful meals for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A private family service will take place on Sunday, May 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, Milverton. Interment in the Kingwood Reformed Mennonite Cemetery.
The family of Erma kindly declines flowers, donations would be accepted to Knollcrest Lodge Recreation and Leisure or a charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences and donation information available at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca