It is with sadness that Grape Growers of Ontario has learned of the passing of Brenda Lammens on February 11, 2017. Brenda has been an active advocate of the fruit and vegetable industry serving as a Director and Chair on various provincial agricultural boards including the Agrifood Management Institute (AMI), Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association (OFVGA), Ontario Agriculture Commodity Council, and Ontario Asparagus Growers Marketing Board. She has also represented horticulture on the Agricultural Adaptation Council. Brenda was awarded the 2017 OFVGA Award of Merit for her industry involvement and commitment to the betterment of her community and the horticulture industry.
Friends and relatives are invited to share memories of Brenda at Ostrander’s Funeral Home, 43 Bidwell Street, Tillsonburg (519-842-5221) on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The Memorial Service for Brenda will be held at First Baptist Church, 100 Bidwell Street, Tillsonburg on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Camp Trillium or VON Sakura House would be appreciated by the Lammens family.