Obituary for Hedwig "Heddy" Pearce (Boehm)
PEARCE, (Heddy) Hedwig Auguste (nee Boehm)
Heddy is now safe in the arms of Jesus, after a brief battle with cancer, at her home in Mount Hope, in her 81st year. Beloved wife for 45 years to the late Robert Pearce (2003). Loving Mother of Ron, Randy (Anna) and Sandra Werner (Mark). Dear Grandma of Jessica, Jeremy, Angela (Andrew) James (Suzanne), Randi Lynne (Stephen), Alan, Anita, Laura, Philip, Ruth, Wesley and Lauren and Great Grandma to seven. Sister of Joanne Boehm, Rev. Henry Boehm (Jane) and Frieda Nieuwhof (Nick). Predeceased by her brother Frank Boehm and infant brother Dolph. Also survived by her sister-in-laws, Margaret Boehm and Muriel Stricker. Heddy will be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, neighbours and friends as well as her church family. Interment will take place at the White Brick Cemetery, Carluke at Shaver Road, everyone welcome, at 10:30 am on Thursday, January 25, 2018, followed by visitation at Bethel Gospel Tabernacle (1355 Upper Wellington St. Hamilton, ON) from 12 pm until the time of service at 1 pm. A reception will follow the service in the Fellowship Hall. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (www.ccfcanada.ca) would be appreciated by the family.