Gormley- Peacefully surrounded by her loving family at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Monday March 20, 2023. Fern Caroline (Dixon) Gormley, age 94 years formerly of Corunna and Courtright. Loving wife of the late Joe Gormley (2009). Dear mother of Judy Buckingham and her husband Jim and Pat Gormley and his wife Stacy. Devoted and cherished grandmother of Cari, Kelly (Mike), Katie, James (Emily), Daniel (Teagan), Michael (Alexa) and great-grandmother of Lily, Jacob, Oaklyn and Summer. Fern is also survived by sister-in-law, Karen Gormley (late Bill). She was predeceased by; her parents, John and Sadie Dixon; her sisters and brother-in-laws, Mary Shephard (Gerry), Jean Lester (Harvey); her brothers and sister-in-laws, Jim Dixon (Pauline) and Roy Dixon (Lois). Numerous nieces and nephews also survive. A special thanks is extended to nieces, Gail Lester and Joanne Henry for all their visits and telephone conversations. Fern was a lifelong member of the Courtright St. Charles Catholic Womens League. She will be fondly remembered for her knitting, making srubbies and for her pies and tarts that were amazing and of which we couldn’t get enough of. She was an avid Blue Jays fan and coach, never missing a game. Thank you to the kind staff of Twin Lakes for the care provided to mom during her stay there. Thank you to Dr. Allison Crombeen, Amanda Sandbach and the nurses and staff in the Palliative Care Unit at Bluewater Health for the compassion and care given to Fern and her family. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Thursday March 23, 2023 from 4-6 p.m. where a funeral service will be held on Friday March 24, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Dan Vere officiating. Interment will follow in Moore-Union Cemetery, Mooretown. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to the Sarnia and District Humane Society, Ronald McDonald House in London or to the charity of one’s choice. Messages and condolences may be left online at www.kightfunerahome.ca Knight 519-862-2845
Thursday March 23, 2023 from 4-6 p.m.
Sarnia and District Humane Society Ronald McDonald House-London Charity of One's Choice
11:00 a.m. Friday March 24, 2023