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Bessie Herman

HERMAN, Bessie - 1922 ~ 2019 Herman, Bessie Marie (nee Beard). Entered her eternal rest on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 after 96 years of living life to the fullest. Together again at last with her beloved husband, Harold. She will continue to inspire her family, Larry and Moira of Tillsonburg, Floyd and Liz of Blyth, and Carol Beth (CB) and Bruce Pappin of Pembroke, as well as her three granddaughters, Laura (Mike Bedard), Carly (Joe Turford) and Alex (Matt Glousher) and three great-grandchildren Lola, Lars and Harrison. Bessie is enjoying a heavenly Beard reunion with her brothers Percy, George, Bill and Ron, and their infant sister Mary. She will be missed by family and friends far and wide, and her legacy will live on in the work she did to help Home Children and their descendants reclaim their histories. Bessie was a faithful member of St. Peterís Lutheran Church in Rhineland for many years, and then Peace Lutheran Church in Tillsonburg. The family would like to offer their sincere gratitude to the staff of the Tillsonburg Retirement Residence and Miramichi Lodge in Pembroke for unbelievable TLC through the past few years. Visitation will be at the MURPHY FUNERAL HOME in Delhi (519) 582-1290 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday February 12, 2019. A Funeral Service will be held at Peace Lutheran Church in Tillsonburg at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday February 13, 2019. Interment in St. Peter's Cemetery, Rhineland. Donations to Peace Lutheran Church would be greatly appreciated by the family.13325199
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Posted by Debra and Ron Pattyn (friends) On Thursday, February 14, 2019
Ron and I always enjoyed spending time talking with Bessie at her home on Denton Ave. and later at the Retirement Home. She was a joy and we learned a lot from her. Please accept our sincerest of condolences xo

Ron and Debra Pattyn

Posted by Dennis & Cheryl Carter (Friend) On Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Larry, Moira & Family, sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you at this sad time.
Posted by Spike and Shirl Gilbert (Cousins) On Sunday, February 10, 2019
Our condolences to you Larry,Floyd, CB and families. I have a lot of fond and happy memories

Of Bessie and the Herman Family.

With sympathy from cousins Spike and Shirl Gilbert

Peterborough, Not.

Posted by Gail &Kayla Evans (Neighbour on Denton Ave) On Saturday, February 9, 2019
Bessy was such a lovely lady, always busy with never ending energy.
A True Friend to Everyone
Posted by Shirley Robinson (Friend) On Friday, February 8, 2019
Dear Bessie will continue to inspire her family and all her friends as well. Her legacy will live on !! Many sympathies to Larry, Floyd, CB, and their Families.

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