Diny Grift

With saddened hearts, the family of Diny Grift (nee Lubach) announces her passing into Glory on Saturday, September 18th, 2021; being reunited with her beloved husband, Wim (2002) of 47 years. Diny recently celebrated her 88th birthday. She was born on August 21st, 1933, in Enschede, The Netherlands.

Dear mother of Jean (Ben) Brouwer, Anita (Andy) Janssens, Deanna (Richard) Armstrong, and Wilma (Dean) Winters. Oma to 13 grandchildren and Great-Oma to 24 great-grandchildren.

Sister to the late Jack Lubach (Pat), Korrie (Simon) Oosterlaken, the late Tina Passa, and Clarence (Donna) Lubach.  Sister-in-law to the late John (Louise) Grift, Dick (Joanne) Grift, and Evert (Ruth Ann) Grift.

A special thank you to her caregivers: Karen, Joy, Julie, Marion, Hailey, Jen, Lisa, and Shawn. Your loving care was very much appreciated.

A Funeral Service will be held at Emmanuel Congregation Church, 92 Erie Street North, Ridgetown, on Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021, at 1pm. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Ridgetown.

The Funeral Service will be livestreamed via the following link: 


Those who plan to attend the Funeral Service must register by phone (519-674-3141) or via the Funeral Home Website: CLICK HERE

The Bereavement Authority of Ontario has mandated that all in attendance must wear a mask.

Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com.

McKinlay Funeral Home, 76 Main Street East, Ridgetown, 519-674-3141