Elizabeth Buchert went home to be with her Lord on May 29, 2005. She was born on June 9th, 1907. She spent her final years at Eden Intermediate Care. Elizabeth (nee Gehring) was born in Ault, Elft, Bessarabia and emigrated to Canada at the age of seven months. On August 15, 1932 she was married to Emanuel Buchert.
A celebration of Elizabeth’s life will be held on Thursday, June 9th, 2005 at 1:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home. Rev. Garwood Rentz officiating.
Elizabeth is survived by her daughter, Shirley (Eddie) Martin of Chilliwack, B.C.; son, James of Langley, B.C.; 3 grandchildren: Laura (Gary) Jackson of Chilliwack; Dean (Jenny) Martin of Vancouver; Scott (Nagwa) Martin of Cranbrook; 9 great-grandchildren: Lisa Preik, Aaron Preik, Tyler Priek, Deanna Preik, Ashley Martin, Dean Paul Martin, Curtis, Kelsey and Danica Martin; sister-in-law, Lillian Gehring of Trochu. She was predeceased by her husband, Emanuel in January, 1970; 2 sisters, Hulda Gehring, Lydia Bauer; 5 brothers, Rudy Gehring, Fred Gehring, Rev. Arthur Gehring, John Gehring and Bill Gehring.
Our family would like to express our sincere thanks to the Eden staff for all the love and care given to our Mother during the seven and half years she called it her home.
Also, thanks to Dr. Brodie for his care and concern and many visits to the home.