Vera Love (Blimke) Zadow

Born: Sat., Jun. 30, 1928
Died: Fri., Aug. 31, 2018


Memorial Service

11:00 AM Thu., Sep. 06, 2018
Location: St. Andrews United Church, Chalk River


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Vera Love Zadow

At the Renfrew Victoria Hospital on Friday, August 31, 2018. Vera Zadow (nee: Blimke) at the age of 90 years. Beloved wife of the late Ken Zadow. Loving sister of Lyndon Blimke (Bernice), Marilyn Quinn (Harold), Keith Blimke (Violet), Feryn Bailey (Grant), Beryl Knights (Graydon), Judy Roe (John), Heather Beamish (Wayne), Wreyn Blimke (Nancy). Predeceased by three brothers, Murray, Daryl and Dwayne Blimke. Also survived by three sisters-in-law, Mary, Lorna and Deanna and many nieces and nephews. Respecting Vera’s request, cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation. A Memorial Service will be held in St. Andrew’s United Church, Chalk River on Thursday, September 6 at 11:00 am. Interment will be in the Deep River Community Cemetery. In memoriam donations to the Canadian Kidney Foundation or the Deep River and District Hospital Foundation would be gratefully appreciated.

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Mike and Debbie mccarthy
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
So sorry to hear about Vera. She Was a wonderful lady. Shared many laughs with her. God bless.

Betty Anderchek
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
Sincere condolences to all. Vera was a very special lady . The family has been doubly saddened. Hope your pleasant memories will help sustain you at this very sad time. thoughts and prayers are with you.

Andre and Cheryl Brabant
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
To the whole Blimke family,It is very heartbreaking to have such a loss of a brother and sister in one week. Murray was a very good humored soul to visit with when he popped into the Dairy for a visit. Vera was the kindest person I know. My thoughts and prayers go out to you all. Hugs

Guy Frappier
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
Deepest sympathies to the Blimkie family , Vera was a wonderful soul , such tragedy , in such a short time , Murray and now Vera, blessings to all, our prayers are with you. Bryon Roblin and Guy Frappier

David Sutherland
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
Sincere condolences to the entire family. I have many fond memories of Mrs. Zadow as a caring teacher many years ago at Laurentian P.S. (Pembroke).

Randy & Mary Ann Tennant & Family
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
Such a gracious lady. Sincere condolences to all the Blimke and Zadow families.

Rick Blimkie
   Posted Fri August 31, 2018
The family of Maurice and Elsie Blimkie of Chalk River, offer sincere sympathy to the Blimke and Zadow families. Vera will be sadly missed.

Annebell Harvey
   Posted Sat September 01, 2018
On behalf of the Deep River and District Hospital Auxiliary, I have been asked to extend our deepest sympathy. Vera will be missed by all of us, and fondly remembered for her smile, patience and grace.

Linda and Charles Best
   Posted Sat September 01, 2018
Our sincere condolences to the Blimke Family, a beautiful gal, Vera will surely be missed.

Douglas Eady Cape Breton NS
   Posted Sat September 01, 2018
Our deepest sympathy to the Blimke family. We have many beautiful memories of Vera and had many great conversations at the Dairy. She was a kind and beautiful lady and will be missed by many of us. Doug Eady & Bernard Bouchie, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

Steve Blimkie
   Posted Sun September 02, 2018
As my brother Rick has said, Vera will be greatly missed by everyone in our family. She was very kind and gracious to my Dad Maurice and my Mom Elsie; always ready with a smile , a twinkle in her eye, and usually a great story....Condolences to Vera's family, and to all of the "Dairy" Blimkes. Steve and Goretti Blimkie

Lindsay MacDonald
   Posted Sun September 02, 2018
My condolences to all in the Blimke and Zadow family. I will always treasure the time I spent with Vera in the bin at the Dairy. She will be missed dearly!

Hugh and Cathy MacDonald
   Posted Mon September 03, 2018
Dear Blimkie family, Our sympathy to you on your recent losses. Our girls loved working with Vera at the Dairy. Our sympathy Randy, Laurie and Kyle also on the loss of your father, father-in-law and grandfather.

Glenn Doncaster
   Posted Mon September 03, 2018
My condolences to all of Vera's family and the entire Blimke family. Vera was a wonderful and caring sole, she will certainly be missed by our entire community.

bob semple and daughter carol
   Posted Mon September 03, 2018
we wish the Zadow and Blimke families all the best and our sincere sympathy, may God hold you close and console you.

Sheila Selby
   Posted Tue September 04, 2018
Vera was many things to many people. To me she was the standard by which to measure grace and strength. My life has been greatly enriched for having known Vera and I am deeply saddened to know that our journey on earth together has ended. Rest in God's arms Vera, your work here is done.

My sincere condolences to Vera's family and friends.









Randy foster
   Posted Tue September 04, 2018
So sorry to hear the passing of this great lady and friend she will very very missed

Jessie Morrison
   Posted Wed September 05, 2018
I am so very sorry to hear of Vera's passing. She was one of the kindest souls I met. What a loss to our community <3

Dave and Brenda Runnalls
   Posted Thu September 06, 2018
We are thinking of you all today. Vee was truly a beautiful lady inside and out.
Love to all,
Dave, Brenda and family



Bob Dugdale
   Posted Thu September 06, 2018
To all the Blimke Family- my sincere condolences in your loss.

Will & Erin Fitton
   Posted Thu September 06, 2018
Our condolences to her family. Vera will be missed by all, such a shining caring person.

Bev Stresman
   Posted Fri September 07, 2018
Sincere sympathy to all family and friends. Vera was the most dedicated and inspiring teacher that I had the pleasure of working with. She will not be forgotten ,she was a wonderful lady.

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