Frotten, Verna Winnifred

Verna Frotten of Meaford passed away peacefully at Lee Manor Nursing Home in Owen Sound on Thursday, October 20, 2022 at the age of 87.

Born in Sunnidale Township, she was a daughter of the late William and Rena (nee Derby) Rawn.

Verna was predeceased by her beloved husband Clifford Frotten.

She was the much loved and kind hearted mother of Marlene Long (Roger), Joe Frotten (Melissa), Debbie Martin (Dave), and was predeceased by her son Jerry Mitts.

Verna was the proud Grandma of Wayne Jr., Doug, April, Hayden, Wyatt and Chrissy, and great grandmother to many.

She will be missed dearly by her sister Georgina Springer (Cliff) and was predeceased by her siblings Audrey Graham (late Bev), Muriel Mole (late Henry), Eunice Rawn, Russ Rawn (late Ruby), Doug Rawn (late Diane), John Rawn and Roy Rawn.  She will be remembered fondly by her sister-in-law Jean Rawn and by her many nieces, nephews and their families.

Verna was extremely loving, generous and thoughtful.  She made time to help others no matter how busy or tired she was. She will be missed deeply by her family and friends and left an impression on those who were fortunate enough to know her.

A funeral service will be conducted. at Ferguson Funeral Home in Meaford on Monday, October 24, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. with interment following at Lakeview Cemetery.

As your expression of sympathy, donations to the Alzheimer Society 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.


Monday, October 24, 2022 1:30 PM
Service at Ferguson Funeral Home, Meaford, ON

Donations: Alzheimer Society
Make a donation in memory of Verna Winnifred Frotten

Memories & Messages of condolence

  1. Mike Hogg
    Thursday, October 20, 2022

    Joe and Melissa, my heart aches for you guys at this time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Your mom was a lovely lady and we will miss her happy smiles as we go on our journey. Remember all the great moments and cherish them forever. I know we will remember all the dinners and evenings we spent together.
    Rest easy my dear friend Vern.
    You will be missed
    Mike& Carol

  2. Franjolley
    Thursday, October 20, 2022

    Most wonderful lady ..would give her shirt to help anyone ..will be sadly missed

  3. Glenn and Linda Earl.
    Thursday, October 20, 2022

    Marlene , so sorry for the loss of your mother. Sincere condolences to you and Roger and your family.

  4. Ray & Gwen Swart
    Friday, October 21, 2022

    Our condolences to you Marlene on the loss of your mom. Also to Roger & your family.
    Keep your precious memories close to your heart
    Gwen & Ray Swart

  5. Karen Smithh
    Friday, October 21, 2022

    Marlene, so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. With deepest sympathy to you and Roger. Gord and Karen.

  6. Darlene (Markle) McQuarrie
    Saturday, October 22, 2022

    So sorry to hear about Verna’s passing she was an awesome lady and was a great friend to my mom .She will be surely missed,sending hugs to your entire family

  7. bev and chris
    Saturday, October 22, 2022

    Joe and Melissa, Sorry to hear about Aunt Vern’s passing. She truly was a lovely lady and will be missed in the family. Bev, Chris and family

  8. Bill Graham
    Monday, October 24, 2022

    Joe and Debbie and family. So sorry for a great loss in the family, she was a Mother anyone would be proud of.

    Bill and Danielle

  9. John & Patty Reid
    Tuesday, October 25, 2022

    Joe & Debbie
    So sorry to hear about Aunt Verna’s passing ,loved her so .


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