Passed away peacefully with her family by her side, at the Wellington Terrace in Elora, on November 23rd, 2016, in her 94th year. Lovingly remembered by her children Peter and his wife Jane (Sarnia), Herbert and his wife Linda (Wasaga Beach), Frank and his wife Teresa (Salem) and Krista and her husband Herbert (Salem). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Michael, Erik, Dana, Lindsay, Katelynd and Denver and her great grandchildren Chase, Dallas, Hannah, Liam, Ruby and Everly. Erna is predeceased by her 4 siblings of Austria. Her warm personality and friendly smile will be missed by all. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks and gratitude to the staff of Groves Memorial Hospital, Highland Manor Retirement Lodge, the Wellington Terrace and Dr. John Stickney. Her wonderful spirit, joy and talent will be celebrated at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home & Chapel, 280 St. David St. South in Fergus, on Thursday, December 8th at 12:00pm, with visitation from 10:30am. Reception to follow. Memorial donations can be directed to Groves Memorial Hospital or the Wellington Terrace. firstname.lastname@example.org.