Hilde Himmel

April 2, 1932January 9, 2016

It’s with heavy hearts we make known the passing of Hilde in her 84th year after a short illness with cancer. Hilde passed away at Emmanuel House on Saturday Jan 9, 2016. Loving Mother of Karl (Heather). Cherished Oma of Trevor and Amanda Himmel. Dear sister of Maria, predeceased by her sister Else . Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews; Christa (Ernst), Connie (Alfredo), Peter (Saundra), Bernard, Wolf (Annette), Roy, Linda (Bill) and their children. Cremation has taken place. Memorial to celebrate Hilde’s life will be held at Westmount Memorial Celebration Centre, 1001 Ottawa St. S on Thursday, Jan 14 at 11:00 am. Thank you for the wonderful care by the staff at Emmanuel House. In lieu of flowers, donations to Good Shepherd Emmanuel House, 90 Stinson St, Hamilton would be sincerely appreciated by the family. To leave an online message of condolence, please visit


  • Memorial Service

    Thursday, January 14, 2016


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Tracy Scroccaro

January 19, 2016

Loving, smart, strong, generous - Tante Hilde affected everyone who was lucky enough to know her. She will be missed.

Ilene Huber

January 17, 2016

Sorry to hear the sad news. Hilde loved her family. Talked about them often. Enjoyed working with her at JMS May you all enjoy the wonderful memories of her. God. Bless

Sylvia Rocke

January 17, 2016

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Linda Kittmer

January 11, 2016

Not many are lucky enough to grow up with two moms! I'll miss you Tante Hilde. I trust you're surrounded by all your furry friends .