Kotz: Margarete "Gretel" (nee Strass), a resident of R.R,.#4 Alvinston, passed away peacefully at the Bluewater Health C.E.E. Site, Petrolia, on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at the age of 87. Born in Mindelzell, Germany, daughter of the Late Frederich and Lina (Weng) Strass. Beloved wife of the late Hubert Kotz (2000). Loving mother of Gaby Kotz (Martin) of Etobicoke, Michael Kotz of R.R.#4 Alvinston, and the Late Klaus Kotz (2013). Sadly missed by her grandchildren Nikita and Kaila and great-grandson Dawson. Predeceased by her siblings Hella, Kurt and Fritz. At Gretel's request, cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held at St. John's in the Wood's Church, Aughrim on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 11:00 AM. Interment Aughrim Cemetery.In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com.