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Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
Phone: 807-482-3788
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
Aurise Gerhard
In Memory of
Aurise
Gerhard (Carpenter)
1928 -
2018

Obituary for Aurise Gerhard (Carpenter)

Aurise  Gerhard (Carpenter)
Aurise Esther Gerhard

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing Aurise Esther Gerhard, 89, of Fort Frances Ontario, on Tuesday July 24, 2018 with her family by her side in Laverendrye Hospital in Fort Frances Ontario. Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Tuesday July 31, 2018 with George Chojko-Bolec officiating at the Northridge Funeral Home in Emo, followed by a luncheon at the Emo Legion.

Aurise was born in Vassar Manitoba to Paul and Cecile Carpenter on November 14 1928. She went to school at Arbor Vitae ON. She married Thane Gerhard on November 14, 1958. She worked many tourist camps for a numerous amount of years prior to her marriage.

Aurise was a loving and caring wife, mother, aunt and friend to anyway who she crossed paths with. She could always bring out a smile and make people laugh. Aurise loved playing bingo and always looked forward to TV bingo on thursday. She was place to stay always when you were in town and loved to entertain company. She will be sadly missed by all that knew her. Aurise was preceded in death by her husband Thane in 1992, her son Randy in 2017, also her father Paul in 1975, and her mother Cecile in 1982, her brothers and sisters, Leo Carpenter, Eugenie Marceau, Arbella Hamel, Andrew Carpenter, Solenge Gill, Pricilla Baisley, Olivine McMillian, and Angela Anderson.

Aurise is survived by her son Roger and daughter in-law Iris (Randy) of Fort Frances ON. Her grandchildren, Taleah, Crystal, Kaitlyn, Doug, Brad, Jamie, Angela, Thane, Christopher, Kurt, Matthew and Kevin, and her great-grandchildren, Jordan, and Avery. Also survived by sister Olive Gouliquer (Bob) of Arbor Vitae, brother Maurice Carpenter (Carol) of Prince George BC, sister Virginia Hibert (Grant) of Winnipeg MB, sister in law Kristine Carpenter of Emo, ON and last with numerous of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Taleah, Crystal and Kaitlyn Gerhard, Angela Sogert, Thane Gerhard, and Kevin Petman. Honorary Pallbearers will be Doug, Brad, and Jamie Wakefield, Jordan Frank, and Avery Gerhard, Christopher, Kurt, and Matthew Williams.
In lieu, memoriam donations to the Canadian Diabetes association would be appreciated, c/o Northridge Funeral Home, Box 89, Emo, ON P0W 1E0.

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807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca
807-482-3788 Northridge Funeral Home Ltd.
6446 Hwy 11 West
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Fax: 807-482-3816
Email: northridge@sympatico.ca