In Memory of



Obituary for Lorraine Nielissen

Lorraine Nielissen, of Hanover (formerly of Walkerton), passed away peacefully Thursday, March 21, 2019 in her 84th year.

She is the beloved wife of the late Gerard Nielissen. Dear mother to Marcel (Les) of Brantford, Rose of Teeswater, Charlene Ross of Orangeville and Paula (Bill) Fahrer of Hanover. Grandmother to Ryan (Candace), Nathan, Derek, Penny Nielissen (Mike Walsh), Jennifer, James, Robynn Longmire, Danny Leeson, Samantha Leeson, Hayden Ross, Dallas Fahrer and Dawson Fahrer. She also leaves behind many great grandchildren.

Lorraine is also predeceased by her son-in-law Les Longmire, and parents Alfred and Ida Cloutier.

To honour her wishes, a private family service will be held.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation are appreciated by the family. Cards available at the funeral home (519-881-1273) Donations and condolences may also be made online at