In Loving Memory of
Mr. Lorne Norman Wilkins
June 18, 1937 – December 31, 2020
It is with heavy hearts that his family announces the peaceful passing in his sleep on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at the Villa Minto Nursing home at the age of 83. Cherished husband of Cécile (nee Thomas), beloved father of Wanda Cookson, Sherry-Lee Wilkins, his grandchildren: Cherrie, Velvet, Amanda and Ben.
He was the brother of Jenny McKenzie, the late John, the late Ernie, the late Donna Carr, the late Marie Ewen, and the late Ray. He will be missed by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Lorne was the son of the late Harold & the late Estella (nee Cline) Wilkins and the second wife Giselle (nee Rocheleau) Wilkins.
As per Lorne’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral.
Memorial donations may be made to the Villa Minto Nursing Home. If you wish to send online condolences to her family, to share your memories or pictures, visit www.geniergauthierfuneralhome.com
Funeral Arrangements entrusted to:
Maison Funéraire Génier Gauthier Funeral Home
70 – 7th, Ave South, Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0
Telephone: (705) 272-5726
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Villa Minto Nursing Home
241-8th Street, Cochrane ON P0L 1C0