Wert, Grace

WERT, Grace

1930 - 2022

Peacefully at the Temiskaming Hospital on the morning of Monday November 21st, 2022, in the presence and hearts of her loving family in her 93rd year. Grace is now reunited with her parents, Jack and Maggie Gibson.

Grace is survived by her husband of 64 years, Rod Wert, son, David Wert (Denise) of Kenogami, daughter, Cathy (Scott) Plewes of Orleans and by her four grandchildren, Shenoah, Jessica, Jaedyn and Sarah.

Grace lived a full life of service to her community. During the second World War, as a young girl, she would often accompany RCAF service members on rainy days during their walk from her parent’s boarding house to their Dow’s Lake Station as a work around to the regulation that service members were prohibited from carrying an umbrella unless accompanied by a female.

Grace was active in the United Church volunteering as an elder Sunday School Teacher and the UCW at St. Paul’s United Church in New Liskeard.

At Grace’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no funeral or memorial service. Instead, there will be a private burial in the Spring of 2023.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Covenant House Toronto, 20 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, Ontario M5B 2P3 or Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, 401 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario K1H 8L1.

A special thank you to Dr. Lacasse, and the Palliative Staff at the Temiskaming Hospital for their compassion, thoughtfulness and care of Grace and her family during her final hours.

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19 messages received

Rod Wert and family

You are in our thoughts and prays.

Terry and Hélène Gervais

Terry and Hélène Gervais, November 22, 2022

The Wert Family

Our deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. You’re in our thoughts.

Claire Lacroix Peters, November 22, 2022

Dave and family.

On behalf of Billie-Jean and myself, we send our most truly sincere condolences.
We both trust that happy memories of your mother are always with you and yours .

Merdy Armstrong , November 22, 2022

Denise and Family

Very sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Louine McCallum, November 22, 2022

Wert Family

Our sincere condolences on your loss.

Ernie and Cindy Girbig, November 22, 2022

Sarah and Wert Family

I was sorry to read of the passing of your loved one. May you look back on precious memories and find peace in knowing she helped to raise an amazing person.

Ryan London, November 22, 2022

Dave Denise & Family

So sorry for the loss of your Mom, Mother-in-law & Grandma .
Thinking of you & saying a prayer for peace & comfort.

Joanne Pring, November 22, 2022

Dave and Denise

My condolences on the loss of your Mom and mother in law.

Ken Sexton, November 22, 2022

Dear David Rod Cathy lam so sorry tothe passing of Grace lam thinking of you all

Dear family my thoughts and prays are with you all

Ida Hilson, November 22, 2022

Wert Family

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. The family is in our thoughts and prayers. May Mrs. Wert rest in peace.

Christiane Daoust, November 22, 2022

Dave and Denise

Please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of your dear mother.

Doug & Debbie Yade, November 22, 2022

Denise ‘ Dave & girls

So sorry for your loss ! Thinking of you

Jennifer Vachon , November 22, 2022

Denise, Dave and Family

Our sincere condolences on the passing of your mom and grandmother. Our thoughts are with you all.

Francine and Dean Archer

Francine Archer, November 23, 2022

Dave and family

We are so sorry to hear about your loss
Our sympathies to you and your family

OPP K9 unit, November 23, 2022

Grace Wert

Dave, Denise and Family, Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss. ❤️

Tina Rozich, November 23, 2022

David, Denis, Cathy, Scott and families

Sincerest sympathies to everyone at this difficult time … May your wonderful memories of times spent together help you heal and keep her close to your heart ❤️

Jim and Nancy Wert, November 23, 2022


So sorry to hear of Grace’s passing. She will be greatly missed by you and your family. Take care of yourself. Diane and Herb Morin

Diane Morin, November 25, 2022

Rod Wert & family

Sorry to hear of Grace’s passing she was a special lady who worked very hard with Nora L at the shop in the Church basement. Also remember her pies when there was a supper at the Church. She sure fought the good fight in the past few years. Rest in we’ll deserved peace.
Anne & Keith W

Anne & Keith Windsor, November 25, 2022

Cathy Wert and family

We send our deepest sympathies.
Tawny, your mother was a great friend of my mother's. We so appreciate you stopping by, and wish we could have helped you with the pain of your loss.

John and Lisa Hogerland, November 27, 2022

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