Armstrong, Donna Lois

Donna passed away peacefully at the Meaford Long Term Care Centre on Friday, December 25, 2020 at the age of 80.

Born on September 11, 1940, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Elsie (nee Gibbons) Smith.

Donna was the much loved mother of Daryl Burk (Mary) of Meaford, Deborah Shaw (Dan) of Meaford, John Burk (Colleen) of Alberta, Dale Burk (Vicki) of Meaford, Janet Juniper (Tim Ryan) of Chatsworth, and Scott Burk of Toronto.

She will be fondly remembered by eight grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and by Doug Burk of Meaford.

Donna was the dear sister of Mervin Smith (Ellie) of Meaford and the late Carole Risk and will be remembered by her brother-in-law Mervin Risk of Meaford. She will be remembered also by many nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place and a private family interment of her ashes will take place at Duxbury Cemetery in Meaford at a later date.

As your expression of sympathy, donations to the Meaford Hospital Foundation or the Meaford Nursing Home Auxiliary would be appreciated and may be made through the Ferguson Funeral Home, Meaford, to whom arrangements have been entrusted. www.fergusonfuneralhomes.ca

Details

A private family interment of Donna's ashes will take place at Duxbury Cemetery in Meaford at a later date.

Donations: Meaford Hospital Foundation or the Meaford Nursing Home Auxiliary
Make a donation in memory of Donna Lois Armstrong


Memories & Messages of condolence

  1. Shelley Gibbons
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry to hear of Donna’s passing.
    Deepest sympathy to all,
    Ron & Shelley Gibbons

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  2. Brenda Oldfield
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry to hear of Donnas passing.I remember she made the best cherry pies ever.My thoughts are with all of you.

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  3. Larry Gibbons
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry for your loss , my Memories of Donna go way back , when they lived in millbrook on a farm (about 55 years ago) I spent some time with them during the summer months . Our condolences go out to the family.

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  4. Darlene Gibbons
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry to hear about Donna my condolences to the family
    Love Darlene

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  5. Marg Gilray
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry for your loss

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  6. Jan Ryan
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    So sorry for your loss. Cherish your memories they last a lifetime Jan Cassy Austin and Emily Ryan xxxooo

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  7. Sharon Churchley
    Sunday, December 27, 2020

    My best memories of Donna was when her and Doug moved their family to Millbrook. My family spent lots of time visiting them. Donna was a lot of fun and being a hair dresser kept us all looking good. That would have been about 55 years ago. My condolences to the family.

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  8. Cheryl Meneely
    Monday, December 28, 2020

    So sorry to hear of Donna’s passing. She was good to my mom (June ) when mom visited my sister in St. Catharines

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  9. Cheryl O'Donohoe
    Monday, December 28, 2020

    Very sorry for your loss.

    May you rest in peace Donna.

    Cheryl June

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  10. Bill & Carol
    Monday, December 28, 2020

    We would like to send you all our deepest sympathies as you grieve the loss of Donna. May fond memories of her bring you peace during this difficult time.
    Bill, Carol, Natashia, and Hayden

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  11. Colleen Gibbons-Spackman
    Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    My sincere condolences to the family. I remember Donna when Dad & I use to go to the house at Sunnyside Beach.

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  12. Verna @Allan Juniper
    Tuesday, December 29, 2020

    Janet and family.. So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing.our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Verna and Allan Juniper

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  13. June Tyler
    Wednesday, December 30, 2020

    My condolences to the family. She was a good friend and will be missed by many.

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  14. Fran Austin
    Sunday, January 3, 2021

    My deepest sympathy is extended to the Burk family in the loss of your mother, Donna Armstrong.

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