THORBURN, Erma Marguerite (STEEVES) - Passed away peacefully on January 18, 2022 at St. Peter's Hospital, Hamilton at the age of 101 years.
Beloved wife of the late Jack Thorburn.
Lovingly remembered by daughters Kathryn, Janice (Vince) and Susan.
Cherished grandmother of the late Christopher, Simon (Brandy), Matthew (Melinda), Galen (Pamela), Colin (Sarah), Cara (Andrew), Meghan (Jeff) and Noah (Amanda).
Dearest Gigi of 13 great-grandchildren who were the delight of her last years.
Erma was predeceased by all 11 of her well-loved brothers and sisters, and will be remembered affectionately by her many nieces and nephews.
Erma lived a long, happy, adventurous life. In her early working life, Erma served in the CWAC in Ottawa and Moncton. She spent the rest of her career life as a respected shorthand reporter in Toronto.
Family and friends will be received at the North Bramalea Presbyterian Church, 925 North Park Dr., Brampton, on Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. with the funeral service beginning at 1:00 p.m. To safely manage and adhere to current social distancing requirements and capacity regulations, please contact the Ward Funeral Home, for the visitation and funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Hamilton SPCA would be appreciated by the family.