The loving family of Bertha Gruchy bid their final farewell to “Aunt Bert”. Aunt Bert passed peacefully away at Tiffany Village on Sunday, August 21, 2016 in her 93rd year. Predeceased by her husband William A. Gruchy; sister Florence Moakler; brother Max Soper; nephew Mike Moakler, and sister-in-law Edna Kelly.
Leaving to mourn her brother Don Soper; her nieces Judy Moakler, Jill Grandy (Rick), Anne Edwards (Ghislain), Jane Green (Gerry) and Janet Horlick; nephew Grant Kelly and special great-niece Lou-Anne Moakler. Also a number of great nieces, nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, in addition to a large number of friends.
The family would like to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at Tiffany Village for their kind, caring and compassionate support of Aunt Bert during her final days. A special thank you to Rev. Gail MacDonald for her visits and prayers with Aunt Bert in her time of need.
To honor Aunt Bert’s wishes, cremation has taken place. She will be laid to rest, with her loving husband, Bill, at Forest Road Anglican Cemetery on Wednesday, August 24, at 11:30 a.m., with a reception to follow at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Aunt Bert’s memory to St. Thomas’ Anglican Church on Military Road.