Death of Church Member – Edith Rominger

ROMINGER, Edith Rosalie (nee Pietz) – At the Hamilton General Hospital, Edith Rosalie (Pietz) Rominger entered into Heaven’s Gates on Sunday, November 26, 2017, in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Harry (1988). Survived by her daughter Carolyn Ort (Les), her son Len Rominger and her brother Allan Pietz. Also survived by her grandchildren Nancy Ort (Isaac Phillips), Julie Reniewick (John), Phil Rominger (Jodie Lane), Daniel Rominger (Derrick Amiss) and her great-grandchildren, Kyle Roberts, Erin Roberts (Travis Sheldrake) Tiffany Roberts (Bradley Wells) and Ryan Middleton.

Edith, together with her brother, Allan, owned and operated Sunnyside Dairy in Welland for 39 years. She was a faithful member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church. Her family meant everything to her. She loved family gatherings, and was our biggest cheerleader when it came to watching us play soccer, baseball and curling. Friends are invited to call at the H.L. Cudney Funeral Home, 241 West Main Street, Welland on Tuesday, November 28th from 6-8 p.m. and on Wednesday, November 29th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Pastor Jukka Saarinen will conduct the funeral service from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 57 Griffith Street, Welland on Thursday, November 30th at 1 p.m. Interment will follow in Overholt Cemetery, Bethel.

Memorial donations, in memory of Edith may be made to St. Matthews Lutheran Church, Welland or to a charity of one’s choice. Online condolences available at

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