Kranz NorbertKRANZ, Norbert Heinrich Gerd  -  Passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Friday, May 11, 2018 at the age of 65 years. 

Beloved husband of Susan Kranz for 30 years. 

Dear father of Mandy Zilinski (Chris), Matthew Wilhelm (Cindy), Rebecca Menary (Derek), Mark Wilhelm (Lindsay), and Victoria Miller (Andy). 

Also remembered by his eleven grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. 

Dear brother of Petra Zanker (Hardy) and Axel Kranz (Margaritha). 

Predeceased by his daughter Tanya and his parents August and Lieselotte Kranz. 

Norbert spent three years traveling the world as a chef aboard a cruise ship. He also worked for St. Mary’s Hospital, City Cabs, and Family & Children’s Services. 

Cremation has taken place. Norbert’s family will receive relatives and friends at Westmount Memorial Celebration Centre, Kitchener, on Monday, May 14, 2018 from 6 – 8 p.m. Visitation will continue at the funeral home on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 from 11:00 – 11:45 a.m., where the memorial service will be held in the chapel at 12:00 p.m., with a reception to follow. Interment will then follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau. 

If desired, donations would be appreciated to the Canadian Cancer Society, 108 Ahrens St. W., Kitchener, ON, N2H 4C3.