HERMA ELIZABETH CLERKE

Herma Elizabeth Clerke

… passed away peacefully in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Thursday, August 25, 2005. Born January 27, 1915 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She was the beloved wife of Robert Charles Clerke, who predeceased her in 1995. Herma was also predeceased by her 19-year-old son Pat in 1961.

She is survived by her son Michael (Judy) and grandchildren Sara (Neil) Blundell and Tom (Andrea Bissell), great grandchildren Sage and Seth Blundell, all of Vernon. Brother Denis McMaster of Salt Spring Island and sister Enid Hannon of Vancouver. Sister-in-law Eleanor Turnbull of Merritt, B.C. and brother-in-law Kenneth May of Vernon as well as many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Dr. Fred Dyck and the nurses and staff on the third floor (east) of the hospital for their compassionate care during the last few weeks of Herma’s life.

There will be no service in accordance with Herma’s wishes. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.