Gertrude Ketelaars

Gertrude Ketelaars (nee Timmers) of South Mountain, died peacefully at the Kemptville District Hospital on Sun., Oct. 29, 2017. She was 97. She was the beloved wife of Martin Ketelaars. She was the loving Mom of Mary (Dwight) Bryan of Barrie,  Tony Ketelaars of Alberta,  John (Connie) Ketelaars of South Mountain and the late Margaret Ketelaars. She was the cherished Oma of Scott (Kate) Bryan of Calgary, Alta., Darren (Brianne) Bryan of Minesing, Ont.,  Leticia (Andrew) Rodrigues of Brinston,  Ashlie( Josh) Lavigne of Mountain, and Cayla Ketelaars of Halifax, N.S., Great Oma of Natasha, Emily, Amelia, Jack, Leo; Bianca, Emelia and Aria. Visitation will be at the Byers Funeral Home, 2990 Church St., South Mountain (613-989-3836) (today)  Wed., Nov. 1, 2017 at 10 am. until time of   Funeral Mass  at the St. Daniel’s Roman Catholic Church, Church Street, South Mountain  at 11 am.  Interment  will follow at St. Daniel’s Catholic Cemetery. By family request, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Online condolences may be made at