Grace Rier passed away peacefully surrounded by family at the Stratford General Hospital on Saturday, February 11, 2017.  Grace Rier (nee Netzke) of R.R.1, Hanover, in her 75th year.  Loving wife of Randy for 33 years.  Dear mother of Shirley (Richard) Fulcher of Orangeville, Bill (Traci) of Bolton, Gail (Jim) Knipe of Neustadt and Karen (Jeff) Beitz of Allan Park.  Also survived by grandchildren Tiffany, Brittany, Jacquelyn, Benjamin, Megan, Ashton and Owen.  Sister of Diane Rogers and Bob Netzke, both of Mildmay and Marlene (Albert) Hillier of London.  She will be sadly missed by Gail Murray and Tug.  Predeceased by her daughter Kathy, parents George and Edna Netzke, 6 siblings and Zack.  Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Grace’s Life will be held at the Neustadt Hall on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 11 a.m.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Hanover Hospital Foundation (, the Lung Association ( or a charity of your of choice would be appreciated.  Online condolences may be made at