SHANTZ: Doris Elizabeth

roseSHANTZ: Doris Elizabeth – passed away peacefully on Wednesday August 20, 2014 at her residence Nithview Home, New Hamburg in her 83rd year.

Doris is survived by her Sisters-in-law Joan Shantz of RR#1 New Dundee and Iona Shantz of New Dundee and she will remembered by her Nieces and Nephews.

Predeceased by her parents Harold & Gladys (Betzner) Shantz and by her brothers Darcy and Glenn Shantz.

Doris worked for over thirty years with Northern Canada Evangelical Mission. She joined in 1970, becoming an Honorary Member in 2002. Doris worked in Northern Saskatchewan, Northern Manitoba, and Northern Ontario. She taught bible studies for women, had Bible Clubs in native homes, performed hospital visits, orchestrated a Friendship Centre, and worked with physically handicapped children.

Relatives and friends may call at the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William St., Plattsville on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9pm. Burial service will take place Saturday August 23, 2014 at 10a.m. in Union Cemetery, New Dundee followed by the Funeral Service at 11:00a.m. at Bethel Missionary Church, New Dundee. Pastor Graham Burkhart officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Plattsville Missionary Church or Northern Canada Evangelical Mission (cheques accepted) would be appreciated by the family.

STEELE: Marlaine Maria

roseSTEELE: Marlaine Maria – passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer at Sakura House, Woodstock on Wednesday August 6, 2014. Marlaine Steele of Plattsville in her 45th year.

Loving mother of Nicole & Shayna. Partner and friend to Michel Poulin.
Marlaine was a sister, aunt and friend to many.

Predeceased by her first husband Derek Neitzel.

Relatives & friends are invited to share memories of Marlaine at the Glendinning Funeral Home, 40 William Street, Plattsville on Monday August 11, 2014 from 6-8pm.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the RESP for Nicole (cheques accepted) and would be appreciated by the family.