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Obituary for Leatha Mary Knudsen

Knudsen, Leatha Mary "Lea":

Passed away peacefully on Friday, August 18, 2023 at People Care AR Goudie in Kitchener at the age of 76.

Predeceased by parents, Rolf and Irene (nee Bailey), sister, Karen Forte.

Fondly remembered and deeply missed by niece, Stephanie Forte (Trevor Haelzle), great-nephew, Kaden Haelzle and cherished longtime friend, Brian Vasey, who cared for and supported her always. She loved him dearly and her life was greatly enriched by his friendship.

Private cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick Street, Kitchener, 519-749-8467.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to the CMHA would be appreciated by the family (cards available at the funeral home).

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