Oesch, Carl Joseph – Passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at the age of 83. Born in Zurich, Ontario, Carl was a son of the late David and Fanny (Gascho) Oesch. Beloved husband of the late Miriam Gingerich (1989) whom he had married in Baden in 1955. Much loved father to his children Doug and Ruth, of RR#2 Zurich, Jeff and Linda, of Vernon, BC., Debbie and Greg Thiel, of Sebringville, Kim and Ron Parrish, of Willmington, Ohio, Jane and Graydon Lamb of Stratford. Cherished papa to his grandchildren; Brad, Lyndsey, Jason, Rachel (Tim), Andrew, Michelle (Andrew), Nicole (Zane), Leanne (Blake) and Jenny and great-grandchildren; Sophie, Lily, Avery, Gavynn, Noah, Jackson, Braxton and Bentley. Dear brother of Vera Guenther and Laureen Diebel and brother-in-law of Madge Oesch, Edith Gingerich, Leona Steinman, Raymond Gingerich (Betty), Jean Gingerich, Elaine Cressman and Richard Gingerich (Dorothy). Predeceased by his brother Vernon, sister Violet Rader, brothers-in-law Ken Gingerich, Walter Steinman, Willard Gingerich, Len Cressman and sister-in-law Ruby Hammer (late Walter). Throughout his career, Dad owned and operated C and A Trucking (Kitchener), The Cheese House and Tasty-Nu Bakery (Zurich) and Morningstar Bakery (Stratford). After Dad’s retirement he stayed active in the community working part-time at Sobey’s and delivering pizza at Pizza Hut until the age of 79. Dad was lovingly cared for the last few years by his daughter Jane in their home and will be especially missed by his granddaughter Jenny. The family would like to thank CCAC for their support and a special thank-you to nurse Kendra. Dad will be remembered for his love of music and his family. A memorial celebration of Dad’s life will be held at the Hay Township Hall in Zurich on Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 2 4 p.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Alzheimer Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family and may be arranged through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron St., Stratford . 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com.
Celebration of Life
Saturday September 19, 2015
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Hay Township Hall, Zurich

Memorial Donations
Alzheimer Society
Charity of Choice

      We are working hard to follow public health guidelines regarding COVID-19Learn More
      + +

      Pin It on Pinterest

      Share This