PLIWISCHKIES, Margarete Luis

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Margarete Luise (nee Eschle) Pliwischkies. 
April 28. 1922 – November 23. 2020. She has gone to be with the Lord. She had a wonderful spirit . Always cheerful and happy. Her positive outlook on life was an inspiration to all who knew her. Greatly missed by daughters Christa Taraniuk (Emilio Andreola) of Sault Ste. Marie, Monika Roess (Peter predeceased) of Oakville, Herb Jr. and Katherine of Picton. Predeceased by her loving husband Herb Pliwischkies 2010 and daughter Carol Wierzbicki 2011. Oma will be deeply missed by her  8 grandchildren Terry Taraniuk, Donnie Wierzbicki (Patti), Tania Caputo (Eugene), Monika Kristina (Andre Trahan), Kristen Rutgers (Joshua), Lauren Durivage (Mathieu), Kara Pliwischkies, Peter Roess Jr. (Jennifer) and her many Great grandchildren and Great great grandchildren. Her Husband Herbert came to Canada in 1951 and Margarete followed in 1952 with her 3 little girls in hand.  Picton became the homestead in 1965 where Herb Sr. was a well respected teacher and Margarete assisted as an audio visual technician at PECI. Upon retirement the next adventure began in Nokomis, Florida where they wintered for 17 years at their beloved Kingsgate Park. This was followed by extensive travels in their golden years. Margarete often referred to as Marita was a fixture at many family gatherings and social events. She loved a good glass of wine. Mom was an avid hockey fan who unfortunately cheered for the Leafs. The family will be having a celebration of life in May, circumstances permitting. The family would appreciate memorial donations to Hospice Prince Edward or the PECMH Foundation “Back The Build” What a wonderful life she had. .Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main St., Picton, ON.