Gerrie (née Thompson), Olga

Gerrie (née Thompson), Olga

August 20th, 2017

Peacefully, at her residence on Sunday, August 20, 2017, Olga Gerrie of London. Beloved wife of Ron Gerrie for 47 years. Cherished mother of Lynda Watt “Bird”, and her husband Michael Watt. Proud grandmother “Gigi” of Anderson Watt. Missed by her brother-in-law Ken Lennox of Northern Ireland; sister-in-law Dorothy Gerrie of Guelph; nieces Gillian Yavuz (Sam) of Northern Ireland, Shannon Merizzi (Ben) of Ottawa; nephews Rob Gerrie (Stephanie) of Calgary, and Stephen Lennox (Karen) of England; and nephew-in-law Volkan Yavuz (Ruth) of Northern Ireland. Missed by many great-nieces and nephews Rana (Andrew and Leyla), Asli, Emel, Hannah, Emily, William, Sam, Nicholas, Christopher (Amy), and Daniel. Deeply missed by her very dear friends Joan Liddell, Marilyne Lanctin, and Liz Osbourne. Predeceased by her parents Arthur and Margaret Thompson, sisters Alma Lennox and Isabel Thompson, and brother-in-law Larry Gerrie. Visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Monday, August 28, 2017 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Following the visitation, in lieu of a formal funeral service, a wake will be held from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at McGinnis Landing Restaurant, 666 Wonderland Road North, London. Food and beverages will be provided. Please feel free to share stories and memories!  Private family interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Olga are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. 

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JacquiDear Lynda, Mike, Anderson and family, I am so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother and Gigi. My thoughts are with you at this time.
Peter and Nancy Lynda, Mike, Anderson. You are in our hearts and prayers. We are truly sorry to hear of your loss. Cherish the wonderful memories you have they are precious .
Bill & Julie-AnneDear Lynda, Mike, Anderson & Family, We wish you peace to bring comfort, courage in the days ahead and loving memories of your mother to forever hold in your hearts. With our sincere condolences, Bill and Julie-Anne
VickeySo sorry for your loss Lynda and family.
Meg and Gord BennettRon and family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Liz & AlLynda, Mike, Anderson & Family. Your are in our hearts and prayers at this very difficult time. Very sorry for your loss. Cherish the loving memories of your Mom as she will forever be with you. So sorry for your loss.
Maggie BDear Lynda, Mike, Anderson and Ron: My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hoping the wonderful memories of your time with Olga will bring you comfort at this time.
Ron & Geri MousleySo sorry, Ron, for your loss. We send our deepest sympathy to you and your family.
Jackie and Rob SelenisDear Lynda and Ron, so sorry for the loss of your mom and wife. You are in my thoughts. Take care
Sandi MorrisseyDear Ron & Lynda & family, Thinking of you at this most difficult time. Sincere Sympathy |Sandi
Liz OsborneDear Ron and Lynda and family: Deepest sympathy in the sad loss of your Wife and Mom - Olga - . Cherish the time you had with her and memories live forever in our hearts. I will dearly miss my childhood friend but will remember her time with me and our friends growing up in Donaghadee and my school time with her, as well as our time in Toronto. . God bless and Much love, Liz Osborne
Kim BissonDear Lynda, I was saddened to hear that your mother passed away. My thoughts are with you and your family.
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