Schaefer, Martha

Born: Sep 27, 1935
Died: Apr 07, 2019


Schaefer, Martha
Passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital on Sunday, April 7, 2019. Martha was born 83 years ago in Muenster, Germany, a daughter of the late Julius Peter-Pohlmann and former Charlotte Klein-Tebbe. She is lovingly remembered by Guenter Sinch of New Hamburg and her sister Marlies Peter-Pohlmann of Germany.
Martha was a faithful member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church, New Hamburg.
Visitation at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron Street, New Hamburg on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 from 7-8 p.m., with the Rosary being recited at 7 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 144 Huron Street, New Hamburg. Father David Sherry officiating. Interment in Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg.
As expressions of sympathy, donation to St. Joseph’s Bursary would be appreciated (cheques accepted at Funeral Home). Online condolence and memorial tribute information at

Visitation Information


Apr 10, 2019


7-8 p.m.


Mark Jutzi Funeral Home – New Hamburg
291 Huron Street
New Hamburg, Ontario
N3A 1K2
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Service Information


Apr 11, 2019


11 a.m.


St. Peter’s Catholic Church
144 Huron Street
New Hamburg, Ontario

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Interment Information


Riverside Cemetery
Bleams Road
New Hamburg
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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. Joseph’s Bursary
Attention: Father Coutour
1395 Notre Dame Street,
Saint Cesaire, Quebec
J0L 1T0


Condolence from Theresa Rose sent on April 10, 2019

Prayers are being said for Martha and the family. Her warm smile will be surely missed. God Bless. From Theresa Rose and my family.

Condolence from Lilo Seelig , Jennifer Seelig and Elise Seelig sent on April 10, 2019

Herzliches Beileid Marlies und Günter.
Martha was a wonderful friend for many years. We remember many happy times we spent together. Wir werden Sie nie vergessen. Einen lieben letzten Gruß Tante Martha.

Condolence from Joann Templeton sent on April 10, 2019

I will dearly miss a close and loyal friend of many years who enriched my life in so many ways. Martha will always be remembered in my prayers and in my heart.

Condolence from Gerard and Norma Kondrat and family sent on April 9, 2019

All of our family will greatly miss the warmth, kindness and strength that Aunt Martha gave to each one of us. We were all enriched from her wisdom and friendship. She will always be in our hearts.