Mary Hamm (nee Kauenhofen)
1936 ~ 2021
Mary Hamm nee Kauenhofen age 84 peacefully passed away on April 15, 2021 at the Boundary Trails Health Centre.
She is survived by her husband Walter Hamm and their 4 daughters, Wanda (Chomper Giesbrecht), Sharon (Pete Froese), Val (George Teichroeb) & Dolores (Trevor Friesen). 9 granddaughters, Twyla (Ryan). Nicole (Terry), Jayme, Leanne (Nathan), Brittany (Scott), Kayla (Bryson), Brooke (Jesse), Holly & Calista. 10 great grandchildren, Isabelle, Jackson, Tahlia, Peyton, Dior, Brielle,
Sophie, Smith, Avery & Harleigh.
Mary was predeceased by her parents, her brother Ben in infancy, brother Jake, sister Susan and sister Helen.
Mary was born to Jacob & Katherina Kauenhofen in Schanzenfeld on December 29, 1936. Mary was the first born of triplets, she was
baptized at the Winkler Sommerfeld Church on June 16, 1957. She married Walter Hamm on June 28, 1959. Together they raised 4
Mary enjoyed spending time in her garden which she took pride in, tending to her flowers & plants, crocheting, reading, puzzling &
crossword puzzles. She loved to bake and cook for others. Mom loved her days when her great granddaughter Dior came to spend the day with her. They had a special bond. Mom would always call her “the little one”. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, she will be greatly missed.
Special Thanks to Dr Humniski, Boundary Trails Health Centre Palliative Care, especially nurse Josee, Rev Art Wiebe, Wiebe Funeral
Home, Buhler Active Living Centre, granddaughter Jayme for the music, granddaughter Nicole for spending so much time with mom and Thanks to family and friends.
Donations can be made in Mary’s memory to:
Buhler Active Living Centre – Winkler Villages for Older Adults