About Luella Barbara Nafziger
LUELLA NAFZIGER 1922 - 2009 Passed away peacefully at Lisaard House surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, December 15, 2009. Luella was born 87 years ago in East Zorra Township on November 3, 1922, the daughter of the late Noah and Nancy Erb. Beloved wife of the late Roy Nafziger (November 9, 2008). Dear mother of Sheryl of Kitchener and Gail of Waterloo. Special aunt to Wendy O'Brien Ewara and her husband Ewara Monday Ewara and Grandma to their children Emmanuel, Eyo and Emelia (Eme). Survived by her sister Edna O'Brien and her husband Gerald of Waterloo, and brother Wilfred Erb and his wife Rita of Collingwood, sisters-in-law Vera Helmuth and Dora Wagler both of New Hamburg. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Luella was a member of St. Agatha Mennonite Church . Predeceased by her parents, brothers Clayton Erb and his wife Marjorie, Melvin Erb and his wife Edith, Vernon Erb, and Ray Erb and his wife Lucy; brothers-in law John Nafziger and his wife Mildred; Lorne Wagler, and Norman Helmuth. Visitation will be held at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, on Friday, December 18 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A celebration of Luella's life will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Saturday, December 19 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Doug Snyder officiating. Reception to follow. A private family interment will take place at St. Agatha Mennonite Church prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, donations to the Mennonite Central Committee or Lisaard House would be appreciated by the family and may be arranged through the funeral home, 519-745-8445 or www.erbgood.com. In living memory of Luella, a donation will be made to the Trees for Learning Program by the funeral home.