Agnes  Sturzenegger (nee Altherr)

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Agnes Sturzenegger (nee Altherr)

August 17, 1921 - May 28, 2019

Peacefully on her beloved farm on Tuesday May 28th, 2019 in her 98th year.  Beloved wife of the late Traugott Sturzenegger.  Loving mother of Ruth Watson (Colin), Rolf (Linda), Tony (Lori), Susan Smith (John), Peter, Eric and the late Hansjakob. Dear grandmother of many grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Sister of Gottfried, the late Ruth Egli, the late Hermann and Leni Kull, all of Switzerland.  Friends are invited to call at the MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King Street East, Cobourg on Monday June 3rd from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm and Tuesday June 4th from 10 am – 11 am followed by a memorial service at 11 am.  A receptioin will follow in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre.  Cremation with interment in Fairview Cemetery.  If desired, donations may be made to Diabetes Canada, SickKids Foundation or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.  

MESSAGES OF CONDOLENCE / DONATIONS

Tammy Brown - June 11, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss. I spent 2 years working at Cobourg Retirement and loved chatting with Agnes. She has made me some cloths for my home . Such a creative Beautiful soul. I share the same Birthday as Agnes and Eric one time when he visited on her Birthday also stood up and sang for me. It was so special. Your family was always Amazing. XoxoLove Tammy

The Cimetta Family - June 4, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

SickKids Foundation

Terry & Dayle Harris - June 4, 2019

Ruth & Colin, Sue and John:We just read about your loss and want to let you know our thoughts are with you at this time. God bless!

Sharon & John Hustler - June 4, 2019

Dear Tony & FamilyWe are so sorry n sad to hear about your mom passing. We would like to send our deepest condolences to you and your family.Sharon n John Hustler n family

Wille Family - June 4, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to you and your family. Sorry we could not attend. Wille family

Vincenzo and Silvana Tamburello and family - June 3, 2019

Sorry for your loss. We extend our deepest condolences in the passing of your mother, Agnes.Sincerely,Vincenzo, Silvana Tamburello and family

The Cimetta Family - June 3, 2019

Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Agnes Sturzenegger (nee Altherr), from the Cimetta Family.

Ed & Marg Godawa - June 3, 2019

Agnes's Family:Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. We have many fond memories of your wonderful mother, nice visits, her beautiful art work etc.Sincerely, Ed & Marg

Larry and Melanie Sine - June 3, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

John - June 1, 2019

Virginia Reymes - June 1, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)

Alice Strand - June 1, 2019

So sorry to hear of Mrs Sturzeneggers passing. We have been neighbors for a long time. She had a good long life.

Gail Lewis - May 31, 2019

Rolph and Linda I am so sorry for your loss. Happily Agnes was able to be with you and in your loving care. Bless you all. ??

Pat & Shelley Rutherford and Family - May 31, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

SickKids Foundation

Arna Campbell - May 30, 2019

Fondly remembered by your neighbour Arna Campbell. Widow of Rolly Campbell

Your East Side Marios Family - May 30, 2019

We are deeply saddened to hear of Agnes passing. We will miss her smile and weekly visits. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.Your friends at East Side Mario's

Sandy McEwen-McCulloch - May 30, 2019

Hi TonyI just wanted to offer our condolendces to you in this time of great loss.May the good memories of your mother overshadow the sadness in your heart. Losing a parent is definately not easy and I wish you well.Sandy McEwen-McCulloch

Part Time CFO staff - May 30, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Diabetes Canada

Christine Brown - May 30, 2019

Dear Sturzenegger clan, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your wonderful mom, grandmom. She lived a wonderfully full life and I know you would be so proud of the woman she was. Cherish all of those special memories. Unfortunately, I am not able to attend the visitation. I am so sorry, but it is still too difficult for me after the passing of Ian. I too have so many special memories of the time I have spent will all of you. Love and hugs, Chris

George and MaryLou Taylor - May 30, 2019

Sorry to all the family for your loss

Francis and Ruth Polley - May 30, 2019

Thinking of you at this difficult time. Our condolences to the entire family.

M DE LA DURANTAYE - May 30, 2019

Tony,Sincere condolences on the loss of your mother.Mike and Gisele

Janis Carter - May 30, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Denise waldie - May 29, 2019

Dear rolf so sorry for the loss of your dear mother i know how much she meant to you.she will never be far away for i know you carry her in your heart. A love so strong . Love to you and all your family. Sincerely Grant &Denise Waldie

Jayne Dennis - May 29, 2019

So sorry to hear about Agnes.She was a great lady; I worked at Cobourg Retirement and talked to her often. I will miss her and I will treasure my knitted gifts from her - a dish towel and a kleenex holder.Hugs from this end,Jayne

Jan Bangs - May 29, 2019

Dear family,Thinking of you all and keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Sorry for your loss. Deepest condolences,Bangs family

Ray & Bonnie Sheridan - May 29, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to you Ruth, Colin and family

Eric & Carol Buttar - May 29, 2019

Eric & I send our sincere condolences on your Mom's passing. She lived a long wonderful life. Thoughts & prayers are with you all.Carol Buttar

Maria Casteels - May 28, 2019

Dear Ruth & ColinJohn and I are so sorry to hear about the death of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your familyMaria Casteels-Pieper

Anne Burnham - May 28, 2019

Dear Sturzenegger family,We are sorry to hear of the loss of your esteemed matriarch. What a wonderful life to make it to your 98th year! She will missed I am sure. Thinking of youAnne and Paul Burnham

JoAnn Kropf-Hedley - May 28, 2019

So sorry for the Sturzeneger family loss . You have our sorrows.

macmcd1@gmail.com - May 28, 2019

Sorry to learn this today sincere sympathies to Ruth and all her family Linda and Malcolm McDonald

BILL & PAT BEKKERS - May 28, 2019

Tony & Lori So sorry to heat of your mothers passing our thoughts are with you Family at this time of sorrow

George and Alma Beston - May 28, 2019

Dear Ruth, Colin and Family,We are sorry to hear of your Mother's passing after a remarkable life. She will be missed and often remembered by family.Kind regards,George and Alma

kris & diane macklin - May 28, 2019

So sorry to hear about your Mom. 98, wow. Such a great long life with a terrific family.

Ted Wall - May 28, 2019

To Ruth and ColinSorry to hear of your loss, I knew Tony and it was endearing.Ted Wall

Ted Wall - May 28, 2019

Sorry to hear of your loss, Susan and John.Ted Wall

Ted Wall - May 28, 2019

Sorry to hear of your loss, Susan and John.Ted Wall