In Loving Memory of
Obituary of Alfred WierzimokIn his 95th year, talented craftsman, handyman and gardener- Alfred was active in his garden until the end.
Born near Oppeln, Germany, Alfred immigrated to Canada via the UK in 1952. Survived by Daphne, devoted wife of 68 years, and son Bryan (Toronto).
Alfred was an upholsterer by trade, and was a long-time employee of Crest Upholstery in Niagara Falls, and later of Lincoln Furniture and finally of Haubrok's Upholstery, Niagara-on-the-Lake.
He was a member of many clubs and organizations throughout the years; Niagara Philatelic Society, Niagara Peninsula Geological Society, Niagara Falls Camera Club, Niagara Falls Nature Club, the Marquetry Society of Canada, Niagara Region Orchid Society, Hamilton Model Engineering Club and the St. Catharines Stamp Club. He was a man of many hobbies and skills; stone-cutting, jewelry making, stained glass, leather tool-work, photography, lathe work, tool making, model building and orchid growing.
Alfred is predeceased by his parents, Josef and Klara and by siblings; Luzie, Josef, Helmut and Anna. He is survived by sisters Maria (Leverkusen DE) and Renate (Ochodze PL) and by sister-in-law Edith (Koeln DE).
Donations in memory of Alfred can be made to Nature Conservancy of Canada and would be appreciated by the family. https://natureconservancy.ca/en/. Thanks to the staff of GNGH for their care. In keeping with Alfred's wishes, cremation has taken place. Arrangements have been entrusted to Essentials Cremation and Burial Services (905) 354 2133. Online condolences for Alfred my be shared on his tribute page found at EssentialsNiagara.com. A Celebration of Alfred's Life will be held at a later date.
Service InformationThere are no upcoming public services scheduled or the service has occurred in the past.
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Sorry for Your lost !
Daphne and Bryan
We are so sorry about Alfred’s passing. He was such a kind man. He was always so busy with his many hobbies and enjoying his garden paradise. You are both in our thoughts and prayers. May Alfred find rest for his weary sole.
Daphne and Bryan, our deepest condolences on your loss – you were good friends to our family and I have many fond memories of times spent together. All the very best, Diane and Stephen
So sorry for your loss and what a multi-talented man he was.
Dear Daphne and Bryan. Please know that we are thinking about you and will miss talking to Alfred about his many hobbies and interests.
Daphnie & Bryan So sorry to hear about alfredHe was a lovely man
Dear Bryan and Mrs. Wierzimok, deepest sympathy for your loss. I wish you much strength during this difficult time of grief.
Bryan, please accept my deepest condolence for the loss of your father.
My heart goes out to you and your mother at this difficult time.
My thoughts and prayers are with you, may you find peace and comfort in the loving memories of your father.
Our hearts and thoughts are with you and your mother during this difficult time.
May your father’s soul rest in peace.
Heartfelt condolences to you and your family may your father rest In peace
You and your mum are in my thoughts. May the Lord grant you peace and comfort during this time. May you both have opportunities to reflect on your fond memories.
God bless, Amitra
My sincere condoleances
To you and your famiy
May your father be in peace
Sorry for your loss .
our sincere sympathies to you and your family …
Larry and Jerome
Deepest sympathy to you and Bryan! Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Daphne, so sorry to hear about Alfred. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Sorry for your loss Bryan!
My deepest and sincerest condolences goes out to your family. May God comfort you in your time of sorrow. ❤️🙏🏽