Thom, Mary June 'Yvonne'

Yvonne Thom passed away peacefully at Summit Lodge in Owen Sound on Monday, November 8, 2021 in her 94th year. Born in Holland Township on Aug 22, 1928, Yvonne was the daughter of the late Stanley and Alice (nee Howey) Murray.

Yvonne was predeceased by her beloved husband James Thom on November 25, 2020.

She was the loving and caring mother of Robert Thom of Owen Sound and Lorraine Kindrat (Peter) also of Owen Sound.  Yvonne was the proud Grandma of Adam Thom, Jennifer Purdy, Ashley Timmerman (Marty), Lindsay Demone (Dwane) and Meagan Thom and Great Grandma of Dylan and Evan Purdy, Emma, Cooper & Everley Demone and Quinn & Leo Timmerman.  She will be lovingly remembered by her sister, Lois Douglas, and her family, Nancy Douglas, Julie & Brad Vail & their children.  She will be remembered fondly as well by Anne Thom. Yvonne taught school at SS #1 Holland Twp for 5 years.  She was a proud member of many women’s groups; Women’s Missionary Society, UCW, Bognor Women’s Institute, Meaford Goldenaires & was a leader for the 4H girls.

She was an avid quilter with the Meaford United Church & a member of the church choir and also a member of a catering group from Bognor.  Yvonne received the Grey County Women’s Institute Agnes McPhail Award recognition Worthy Service for Home & Country.

A private family service will be conducted at the Ferguson Funeral Home in Meaford with interment following at Lakeview Cemetery.

As your expression of sympathy, donations to the Residential Hospice Grey Bruce Chapman House or a charity of your choice would be appreciated and may be made through the Ferguson Funeral Home, 48 Boucher St. E., Meaford, On N4L 1B9 to whom arrangements have been entrusted. www.fergusonfuneralhomes.ca

Details

Private Family Service and Interment.

Donations: Residential Hospice Grey Bruce Chapman House or a charity of your choice
Make a donation in memory of Mary June 'Yvonne' Thom


Memories & Messages of condolence

  1. Bonnie
    Wednesday, November 10, 2021

    I’m so sorry for your loss Lindsay to you and your family xo

    Reply
  2. Ruth Ann & Ross Kentner
    Wednesday, November 10, 2021

    Ross and I are so saddened to hear of Yvonne’s passing! She was always a very caring and loving person!
    Our most sincere condolences to all the family!

    Reply
  3. Nora jane
    Wednesday, November 10, 2021

    Pete, Lorraine, & family ,so sorry for your loss. Your mom is at peace now & with her better half.

    Reply
  4. Bryan & Karen Watson
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Robert, Lorraine & family we are sorry to hear of your Moms pasting. Mother’s are special and Aunt Yvonne certainly was. Kind, sincere and caring.
    We will always have found memories of your dad and mom.

    Reply
  5. Elaine Newton
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Lorraine, Pete, Robert and families
    We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. Ellen and I have good memories of your Mom leading our 4-H courses and working with her at the Bognor Catering Group. She was a special lady and will be missed.
    Sincerely, Ellen & Jack Cavill, Elaine & Robert Newton, Ray Carmichael & Angela McPhee

    Reply
  6. Wayne & Donna Barfoot
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    To the entire Thom & Douglas Families
    We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. May you find peace in the love that surrounds you and treasure the memories to help you through this difficult time and the days ahead.
    Maxine & Albert Beattie & Wayne & Donna Barfoot

    Reply
  7. Wayne Martin
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Lorraine, Pete, Robert and families. Our deepest sympathy in the loss of a wonderful, mother and our friend. Keep your memories close. Our thoughts are with you. Wayne & Sheila Martin

    Reply
  8. Heather Stewart
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Rob, Lorraine & Families – our sincere condolences. Heather & Mark Stewart

    Reply
  9. Barry and Chris Wood
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Dear Lorraine, Pete, Robert and families –
    We were so very sorry to hear of Mrs Thoms passing. May your fond memories of your Mother bring you comfort at this very difficult time. Please accept our deepest sympathies-our hearts go out to you .
    Barry & Chris Wood

    Reply
  10. Linda McMillan
    Thursday, November 11, 2021

    Robert, Lorraine and families, we were very sorry to read of your Mom’s passing. Jim and her were always involved in and remembered as part of the Bognor community. Always able and willing to help. Those 4-H clubs that we attended helped us later in life. Please accept our sincere condolences.
    Glen and Linda McMillan, Bognor

    Reply
  11. Gerry Knight
    Friday, November 12, 2021

    Robert, Lorraine and families. Our sincere condolences on the passing of your mother.
    Gerry and Marilyn Knight

    Reply
  12. John and Donna Aasmae
    Friday, November 12, 2021

    Dear Robert, Lorraine and Pete and families,
    Our condolences to everyone at this sad time.
    We have fond memories sharing special occasions over the years.
    Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Sincerely,
    John and Donna Aasmae and family

    Reply
  13. john watson
    Sunday, November 14, 2021

    Lorraine, Pete, Robert and families
    Thoughts and prayers for your families. Sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. I’ll never forget her laugh and how kind and caring she was.

    John, Karen, Brayden & Elijah Watson

    Reply

Leave a memory or message of condolence:

Please note: To ensure privacy and respect for the families we serve, your message won't be published until we can review it. We'll do this as soon as possible, but there will be a delay before your message appears. Your name will appear with your message, but we won't publish your email address.

Scroll to top