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Obituary for Shirley Hartung

Shirley  Hartung
Shirley Louisa Hartung ~ of Gowanstown passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018, surrounded by family at the Listowel Memorial Hospital. Shirley was in her 82nd year.

Beloved wife of Wayne Hartung for 60 years and caring mother of Bonnie & Paul Schnittker of Almonte, Bernard & Shelda Hartung of Kilsyth, Dennis Hartung & Debbie of Palmerston, Gary Hartung & Christine of Dunedin, Florida, Sandra & David Bender of Palmerston, Sharon & Lee Williams of Gowanstown and Susan & Scott Davidson of Owen Sound.

Grandmother and great-grandmother of Amanda (Schnittker), Cameron, Lillianna & Ethan Halley of Almonte; Darren & Debby Schnittker of Miramichi, New Brunswick; Carrie (Hartung), Brendan, Trevor & Mason Whitfield of Stratford; Bryon, Amanda, Hudson & Madelynn Hartung of Baden; Helaena Hartung of Owen Sound; Lilliah (Hartung) & Aidan Walsh of Owen Sound; Jillian Bender of Ottawa; Blair, Lindsey & Andi Bender of Gowanstown; Matthew & Nathan Williams of New Liskeard; Sarah Williams of Gowanstown; and Spencer Davidson of Owen Sound.

Remembered by her brother Paul Kennedy & Mary of Kitchener, and by her brothers and sisters-in-law Elsie Kennedy of Boyle, Alberta, Ken Johnston of Edmonton, Alberta, Marie Kennedy of Napanee, Phyllis Kennedy of Calgary, Alberta, Georgina (Brooks) Hughes of Listowel, Isobel Kennedy of Kitchener, John Hartung of Palmerston, Laverne & Joyce Hartung of Aberfoyle, Inez Hartung of Guelph, Joan Hartung of Palmerston and David Hartung & Lil of Palmerston.

Shirley was predeceased by her parents Edith (Brown) & Gordon Kennedy, mother & father-in-law Martha & Edward Hartung, siblings Elmer Kennedy, Beatrice (Kennedy) Johnston, Lorne Kennedy, Laura (Kennedy) Heibein and Leslie Kennedy, in-laws Mildred (Hartung) & Harvey Hammond, Dorothy (Hartung) & Ted Reick, Gerald & Lorraine Hartung, Delton Hartung, Aradith Hartung, Ken Hartung, Lyle Hartung, and Margaret Hartung, and by her granddaughter Theresa Schnittker.

Visitation will be held at the Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Monday, September 10th, at 11:00 a.m. Reception to follow at the Listowel Kin Station. Rev. George Russell officiating.

Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Listowel Memorial Hospital Foundation or North Perth Community Hospice would be appreciated.

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