It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Heather Gonder on Monday, June 13, 2022. She passed away peacefully in her home in Meaford at the age of 66.
Born in Walkerton on February 29, 1956, she was the daughter of the late Jack and Ruth (nee Sparks) Stewart.
Heather was predeceased by her loving husband Randy Gonder, and is survived by her mother-in-law Jean Gonder.
She was the beloved mother of Martha Miller, Margaret Jack (Aaron), Jackie Jack (Matt), Thomas Gonder, step-mother of Chris Gonder (Erin) and Jessica Gonder, and her fur baby ‘Maxie’.
She was the proud grandmother of Ashley (Ray), Tyler, Harley, Emma, Jacob, Dusty, Luke, Evan, Emily, Zoey, and Leah; she will be truly missed.
Heather was a dedicated health care provider at the Meaford Long Term Care Centre for 22 years. She loved her job and will be missed by the staff and clients.
Heather’s family and friends will cherish many fond memories of her. She will be dearly missed by everyone. ‘We love you Heather.’
A public visitation will be held at the Ferguson Funeral Home in Meaford on Thursday, June 23, from 4 until 7 p.m. A private family service will be conducted at a later date.
In lieu of flowers and as your expression of sympathy, donations to the Blue Mountain Community Church (cheques only please) would be appreciated and may be made through the Ferguson Funeral Home, 48 Boucher St. E., Meaford, ON, N4L 1B9, to whom arrangements have been entrusted. www.fergusonfuneralhomes.ca