Vernon Rodney Foord, 1917 - 2018

Vernon Foord passed away at Mainprize Manor and Health Centre, Midale, Sask. on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the age of 100 years.

Vernon is survived by his wife of 75 years, Margaret Foord and their children, Lynn (Norman) Trobert, Verlyngale (Rob) Cameron, Bryon (Betty) Foord, Warren (Correen) Foord, Kim Geib, Kelly (Janet) Foord, Jackie Foord, Grayling (Penny) Foord and Heidi Foord. Also left to cherish special memories of Vernon are his 17 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, sister-in-law Balvina Foord and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his son Glenn Allen Foord; daughter Morgana Foord; granddaughter Jamie Geib; parents, Ernest and Mary Foord; brother Ernie Foord; sister Lily Guldenpfennig and parents-in-law, Samuel and Sarah Blondeau.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Macoun Cemetery, Macoun, Sask.

Donations in Vernon's memory to the Mainprize Manor and Health Centre Activity Fund, Box 239, Midale, Sask., S0C 1S0 would be appreciated by his family.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Services, Estevan.

Thank You
We, the family of the late Vernon Foord would like to express our appreciation to family and friends for the gifts of food, flowers, kind words and hugs. Our heartfelt thanks to the staff at Mainprize Manor in Midale for your compassionate care and to the residents who have been like Vernon’s family for the past 10 years. Thanks to Hall Funeral Services for your care and assistance. The kindness that everyone has extended to our family during this difficult time will always be remembered. Thank you. 

article continues below
© Copyright Estevan Mercury


NOTE: To post a comment you must have an account with at least one of the following services: Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ You may then login using your account credentials for that service. If you do not already have an account you may register a new profile with Disqus by first clicking the "Post as" button and then the link: "Don't have one? Register a new profile".

The Estevan Mercury welcomes your opinions and comments. We do not allow personal attacks, offensive language or unsubstantiated allegations. We reserve the right to edit comments for length, style, legality and taste and reproduce them in print, electronic or otherwise. For further information, please contact the editor or publisher, or see our Terms and Conditions.

comments powered by Disqus


Should it be mandatory to wear a mask when out in public due to COVID-19?

or  view results