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Obituary for Andrew de la Mothe

de la Mothe, Andrew

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the age of 80. Loving husband of Nancy. Cherished father of Heather Norwood (Tod) of Cambridge, Daniel de la Mothe (Daniela) of Waterloo, and Jon de la Mothe (Noelle) of Toronto. Beloved grandfather of Benjamin (Alysha), Kristine (Patrick), Katherine (Matthew), David (Stephanie), Sam, and Madeline and great-grandfather of Benjamin and Kayden. Andrew will also be sadly missed by his sisters Margaret (John), Frances (Rick), and Jo (Julian); and his sisters-in-law Marg Wynia and Gwen Freeman. Predeceased by his parents Kathleen and Rog de la Mothe, his beloved daughter Susan May, and his sister Catherine. Andrew came to Canada 49 years ago on holiday, where he met and quickly decided to marry Nancy and her three children. Two years later, Jon completed the family. Andrew always loved being with his children, grandchildren, great grand kids, and all the family dogs. St. John’s Anglican Church community benefitted from many years of his devotion and service. His working years included teaching the Graphic Technician Program at Conestoga College, running his own graphic design company, and designing cemetery stones. In keeping with Andrew’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Celebration of Life will be held at St. John’s Anglican Church, 567 Queenston Rd, Cambridge on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in lieu of flowers to the Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington or the Fairview Mennonite Home LTC. The family would like to extend many thank yous to all the staff at Fairview Mennonite Home, with particular mention for the love and support this past week.