Laura Mary Parsons (Nee O’Leary) of Baden
It’s with broken hearts we announce the passing of our well-loved Mother and Nannie. Laura passed away peacefully surrounded by all her children and grandchildren at Freeport hospital on November 14, 2017 at the age of 84. Born November 6, 1933 on Bell Island, Newfoundland, daughter of the late Charles and Margaret (Kent) O’Leary. Predeceased by her husband of 59 years, Jonathan (Jack) in May 2015. Treasured Mother of Paul (Karen), Ramona (Peter 2014) Schuitema, David (Connie), Terry (Carol), Robert, Laura (Brad) Becker. Precious Nannie to Paul, Jonathan, Joshua, Tyler, Ashley, Brett, Megan, Jessica, Alex, Taylor, Nicholas & Jordan, and 3 great grandchildren Nathaniel, Madison, Evangeline and excited for the arrival of her 4th in February. Sister to William (Bill), Sandra, Rosalind, Cynthia and Sharon. Predeceased by Josephine (in infancy), Charles Jr., Liz, Lil, Fred and Walter. Sister-In-Law to Marjorie Puddester & Grace and Hubert Skanes. Laura enjoyed sports, knitting, sewing, cooking and baking. She spoiled everyone she met but most of all her family.
Family and friends may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron Street, New Hamburg, on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Saturday, November 18, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow in Memory Gardens, Breslau. Pastor Wayne Domm officiating.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation (Cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donation information available at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca