Madeline Weppler

Obituary of Madeline Marie Weppler


Weppler, Madeline Marie

Marie passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in her 94th year, at Chartwell Elmira Long Term Care Residence.

Beloved wife of the late Lorne Weppler (February 4, 2019), the love of her life for 68 years.

Loving mother of Susan (Harold Kenyon), Anne Weppler-Lowe, Margaret (Basil Zafiriou), Roger Weppler and Richard Weppler.

Grandma to Laura (Jeremy Holmes), Andrew Lowe, Stamatia Zafiriou, John Zafiriou, Arete Zafiriou, Elizabeth Kenyon and Matthew Kenyon.

Great-grandma to Colton and Charlotte Holmes.

Predeceased by her parents, Dr. J.R. “Jack” and Connie (Davis) Simmons, her aunt Madeline LeDrew, daughter-in-law Marie ‘Ernie’ Weppler, and Winston Rampersad.

Marie was born in Belleville on June 16, 1925. Marie’s father was the village doctor in Frankford, ON. She moved to Elmira in 1929, where she resided most of her life, and married Lorne in 1950.

Interment will take place in the family plot in Elmira Union Cemetery. A celebration of Marie’s life will be held at a later date.

Many thanks to the staff at Chartwell for their compassionate care over the last six years.

Arrangements entrusted to Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira.

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