BORTMES, Heidemarie - Passed away, surrounded by the love of her family on Monday, October 10, 2016 at the age of 72.
Beloved wife of Georg for 53 years.
Loving mother of Brigitte Bar (Vladimir), Jurgen Bortmes (Pamela), Ingrid Schattner (Herb), Harald Bortmes (Kelly). Omi to Dominique, Markus, Mikayla, Axel, Matthias, Kyle, Quinton, Danielle, Brianna, Caden and Alexander.
Dear sister of Karlheinz Krech (the late Hilde) of Germany. Dear aunt to Ute and Ralf.
Heidemarie was a very loving, caring compassionate person who always put others above herself even during her own illness.
Heidemarie's family will receive relatives and friends on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 3-5 and 7-9 pm at Henry Walser funeral home, Kitchener. The funeral service will take place at 11 am on Friday, October 14, 2016 at the New Apostolic Church, 160 Margaret Avenue, Kitchener followed by a reception.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to St. Mary's Hospital Foundation or Grand River Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated by the family.