Karin Elisabeth Wessel, age 78, of Waterloo, passed away peacefully after a long illness, surrounded by family at Sunnyside Home, Kitchener on April 17, 2018.
Karin was born in Lampertheim, Germany, daughter of the late Wilhelm and Lilli Huthmann and immigrated to Canada December 2, 1951. Beloved wife for 61 years of Horst Wessel and loving mother of Lilli-Ann Wessel and Mona Liesa Wessel. Dear sister of Heidi Hohendorn and aunt of David and Darcy Hohendorn, Malcolm MacFarlane, Bonnie Walters and their families. Predeceased also by her brother-in-law Achim Hohendorn, sister-in-law Rosemarie Benwitz and her parents-in-law Otto and Anna Wessel. The family would like to sincerely thank the staff of Sunnyside Home – Three Bridges in Kitchener for their exceptional care and compassion for Karin.
Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow. As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre or any branch of the Humane Society through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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