Barbara Vernum

Obituary of Barbara Ruth Vernum

On Friday June 26, 2020 at Strathmere Lodge, Barbara Ruth Vernum (née Hastings) passed away at the age of 83. Predeceased by her husband Rev. Keith Vernum (2019). Loving mother of Dianne (Bruce), Karen (Larry), Brent, and Bruce (Kate). Cherished grandmother of Timothy (Stacey), Jenna, Allison (Steven), Robert, Elizabeth (Jason), Emily and Skylar. Proud great-grandmother of Joshua, Noah, Caleb, Memphis, Chloe, and Blake. A woman of strong faith; she has gone to be with her Lord and Saviour. Barbara enjoyed quilting with friends from Eastwood Baptist Church, St. Thomas and was an avid reader. Her children and grandchildren were her world. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation or funeral service. Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation will be gratefully acknowledged. Arrangements entrusted to DENNING’S OF STRATHROY (519-245-1023). Condolences online at
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