A resident of Beckstead Road, Chesterville, for the past 35 years, Arne Vilmansen passed at Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Monday, November 12, 2012. He was 69.
Arne was born in Tallinn, Estonia on May 30, 1943, to his parents Konrad and Anna Vilmansen (nee Juhans).
Arne is survived by his siblings Mari (Hal), Toomas (Carol), Kristi, Urmas (Tasha) and Helen. He will be fondly remembered by niece Kara and nephew Michael.
Friends called at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Friday, November 16, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service was held at the funeral home on Saturday, November 17th at 11 a.m., with Rev. Jo Barkley-Probst officiating. Interment followed at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Riverside Heights.
Pallbearers were Toomas Vilmansen, Urmis Vilmansen, Arie Oosterman, Randy Prieur, Raymond Leduc and Gaeten Leroux.
Donations to Winchester Hospital or the Dundas County Hospice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.