Laura Jeanette Vanderscheer (n é e Cranker)
After a brief illness , Laura passed away on September 2 9, 2020 at the age of 46.
Laura is survived by her husband of 25 years , Anthony “ Tony ” Vanderscheer, and her two beautiful children, Hunter age 11 and Emma age 3. Hunter and Emma take comfort in knowing that mommy loved them deeply and is now in heaven with her pink wings.
Laura had a smile that would light up a ny room. She was a very generous, loving and t houghtful soul . She also had a contagious laugh that we will all deeply miss. Anyone that knew Laura knows that she loved animals. We are pretty sure it was common knowledge in the land of the four - legged that if you were lost o r without a home to go straight to her house.
Laura was predeceased by her father , Stephen Cranker (2017) ; p aternal gran d parents , Gerald and Doreen Cranker ; and maternal g randfather , John Goff.
Laura wil l be terribly missed by her mo ther , Pat Cranker ; brother , Paul Cranker (Kim); and her Nanny , Elma Goff . She was the proud niece of Dale and Randy Neal, Stephen Goff, Stewart Goff and Anne and Gary Betts . She had many cousins and extended family members that were very important to her.
Laura will also be sadly missed by her m other and father - in - law , Phyllis and Bill Vanderscheer Sr . ; brother- in - law , Bill Vanderscheer (Angela); s ister -in- law , Sandra Skeete (Warren); and b rother - in - law , Jerry Vanderscheer (Crystal) .
Laura was an immensely proud a unt to Kyle and Shawn Cranker, Ashley and Rachael Vanderschee r, Ava and Gabriel Vanderscheer and Kira Skeete.
Laura had many friends and co - workers that she considered family both in Canada and the United States .
Cremation has taken place and there will be a celebration of life at a later date.
Anyone wishing to honor Laura’s memory are asked to donate to an animal rescue of your choosing.