Hertha Lily Hiebert died Feb. 6, 2008 after a 33-year struggle with multiple sclerosis. She was born March 11, 1936. Hertha loved Jesus and served in her own quiet way. Predeceased by 1 granddaughter, she is mourned by her husband Jacob; children Nancy (Tom) Boese, Debbie (Dave) Murray, Chris (Loral) Derksen Hiebert, Vickie (Kelly) Willems; 10 grandchildren; her mother Katharine; 3 siblings. The memorial service was Feb. 11 at Fairview Church, St. Catharines, Ont.
Karla is a writer for Mennonite World Conference who lives in Winnipeg.