Peacefully at Maple View Lodge, Athens, Ontario on Monday, April 9, 2018 at the age of 91. Originally from Ladysmith, Quebec, wife of the late Clarence Deering. Loving mother of Della (late Wilson Hodgins), William (Dianne Salick), Fred and Freda (Vince Charity), Wayne (Brenda), Arno and predeceased by infant son, John. Cherished grandmother of 8 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Sister of the late Wilbert Rueckwald (late Herta). Survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at Hayes Funeral Home, 134 Centre Street, Shawville, Quebec on Monday, April 16, 2018 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 10 -11 a.m. Funeral service will follow in Hayes Funeral Home Chapel. Interment St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery. Donations to the St. John’s Lutheran Church would be appreciated.