OBITUARY

Mary Katherine Biberstein

September 9, 1933April 15, 2018

Mary Biberstein, a resident of Warren, passed away on April 15, 2018. She was 84 years old.

Mary was born on September 9, 1933, in Maidstone, Saskatchewan, the daughter of John and Mary Englbrecht who immigrated to Canada from Germany with their children John, Bob, and Dorothea. Mary grew up in Leamington, Ontario and studied piano and music at The University of Western Ontario. On April 21, 1955, she married Willy Biberstein whom she met at a dance in Windsor, Ontario. Motherhood was her greatest joy and her strong belief in God guided her throughout her life. Following the death of her husband in 1990, Mary brought friendship and laughter to residents of local nursing homes.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband Willy Biberstein, son Joseph John Biberstein and brothers John Englbrecht and Bob Englbrecht. She is survived by her adoring children Mary Ann Biberstein, Kathy Biberstein, Heidi (Mike) Meadows, Willy (Joan) Biberstein, and Christina Biberstein. Proud grandmother of Josef Biberstein, Paul Lincoln Biberstein, Joshua Meadows, Christopher Meadows, Erik Biberstein, Anna Biberstein, John Biberstein and Paul Thomas Biberstein. Dear sister of Dorothea Pasternac and dear friends who join her family in mourning her passing and giving thanks for her life among them.

Visitation will be on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 11am until 3pm. Please share a memory with the family on Mary’s online guestbook.

  • FAMILY

  • Mary Ann Biberstein, Daughter
  • Kathy Biberstein, Daughter
  • Heidi (Mike) Meadows, Daughter
  • Willy (Joan) Biberstein, Son
  • Christina Biberstein, Daughter
  • Josef Biberstein, Grandchild
  • Paul Lincoln Biberstein, Grandchild
  • Joshua Meadows, Grandchild
  • Christopher Meadows, Grandchild
  • Erik Biberstein, Grandchild
  • Anna Biberstein, Grandchild
  • John Biberstein, Grandchild
  • Paul Thomas Biberstein, Grandchild
  • Dorothea Pasternac, Sister
  • Mary was preceded in death by her husband Willy Biberstein, son Joseph John Biberstein and brothers John Englbrecht and Bob Englbrecht.

    Mary was born on September 9, 1933, in Maidstone, Saskatchewan, the daughter of John and Mary Englbrecht

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, April 21, 2018
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Mary Katherine Biberstein

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Mary Vander Linde

April 19, 2018

Often on warm summer days Mrs. Biberstein would be on her walk and I in my yard. She would stop and we would share our joy and observations of birds, rabbits, cicadas, whatever had entranced us in our neighborhood. She will be missed and well remembered.

Tammy Huston

April 19, 2018

Mary K opened her heart and home to me. She was a Wonderful Women. Our thoughts and prayers go to her Family. Sincerely The Huston Family.

FROM THE FAMILY