Avis de décès de Winnagene HATCH
Josepha Winnagene Anne Hatch passed peacefully at her home in the presence of her family on Monday, June 8th, 2015, in her 85th year. Beloved wife of Donald A. Hatch for 59 years. Loving mother of Alison Cunningham, of London, and Graham Hatch (Karen), of Port Moody, B.C. Proud grandmother of Hilary Cunningham, of London, Christopher and Kayleigh Hatch, of Vancouver, B.C., and great-grandmother of Maeve Romanchik, of London. Also survived by: her sisters Roberta Wenn (Paul), of London, and Marianne Whiteside (the late Dr. William), of Elmhurst, Illinois; her 7 nieces and nephews; and her aunt Una Taves, of New Hamburg. Winnagene was a music educator, church music director and widely published composer of choral and handbell music. Serving in churches in Norwich, ON., suburban Montreal, Tsawwassen, B.C., as well as several local churches, her music touched many. Most recently, Winnagene served 20 years at Lambeth United Church and 18 years directing the Bells of Mount Zion Community Handbells. She was a graduate of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Music and a long-time member of the Royal Canadian College of Organists and the Ontario Guild of English Handbell Ringers. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00 à 5:00 and 7:00 à 9:00 p.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the memorial service will be conducted on Monday, June 15th, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. David McKane officiating. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Winnagene are asked to consider the RCCO, The Grand Theatre or your charity of choice.