Blanche Marie Ropp, age 87, passed away peacefully at the Stratford General Hospital with family at her side on March 29, 2018. Born in East Zorra Township, July 29, 1930, daughter of the late Menno and Alice (Baechler) Zehr.
Beloved wife of the late Lincoln John Ropp who predeceased her March 10, 1993. Loving mother of Brenda Roulston (Don), Larry Ropp (Ann), Tim Ropp (Carol), Laurie Erb (Ken), Jerry Ropp (Marilyn). Grandmother of Carrie Roulston (Scott), Jennifer Roulston, Mike Ropp (Sue), Lindsay Clegg (Barry), Matthew Ropp (Amber), Lesley Bender (Matthew), Katie McDevitt (James), Tracy Erb (Jay), Michelle Brasil (Mike), Luke Erb, Mandi Ropp (Chuck), Jordan Ropp (Suzanne) and great grandmother of 10 great grandchildren. Also surviving is a sister Nelda Leis (Edgar), a brother-in-law Lloyd Ropp and several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by a brother Kenneth Zehr (Betty), brother-in-law Ivan Ropp (Mildred) and sisters-in-law Doris Ropp and Pat Zehr.
Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Monday, April 2, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow. A family interment will take place at Greenwood Cemetery, Milverton. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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