Obituary for Geraldine Ella Merpaw
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at the Clinton Public Hospital. Born in Brandon, Manitoba, on August 16, 1937, Geraldine Ella Merpaw (née Wood) of Vanastra, was in her 80th year.
Beloved wife of George Merpaw for 61 years. Loving mother of Sharon Dale (Robert) of Exeter, Susan Nolan (Ken) of Clinton, Charlene Abbott (Frazer) of Clinton and Sean Merpaw (Ginger) of London. Cherished Grandma of Lisa (Andrew), Tim (Kyla), Amber (Jay), Nicole, Alexis, MacKenzie, Claire, and Great-Grandma of Hannah, Sadie, Brody, Lucas, Jacob and Madeline. Also survived by her sister , Mina Blacklock of Toronto.
Predeceased by her parents William and Clara Belle Wood, and by her sister Eva Woods.
In keeping with Geraldine’s wishes, cremation is taking place and a celebration of Geraldine’s life will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at 207 Spencer Street, Clinton, between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Society would be appreciated can be made through McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth, 519-527-1390. Online condolences can be made by visiting Geraldine’s memorial at www.mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com