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Velma Thorne

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Thorne, Velma

June 2, 1933 - December 27, 2017


Velma Janie Thorne passed away at Cairnsmore Place on December 27, 2017. She is survived by son Brian and daughter Karen, sisters Louise Underwood (Cowichan) and Audrey (Tom) Sampson (Tsartlip). She will also be missed by her grandchildren and great grandchildren and her large extended family. Velma was predeceased by her husband Ralph and sons Darrell and Keith.

Mom battled with Parkinson’s for the last few years, thank you to the staff at Cowichan District Hospital and Cairnsmore Place for their kindness to our mom.

A Prayer Service will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM at St. Ann’s Church, 1736 Tzouhalem Road with a Funeral Service on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 9:00 AM and burial to follow at St. Ann’s Cemetery,


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From: H.W. Wallace Cremation & Burial Centre

H.W. Wallace Cremation and Burial Centre Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Ron and Sherry Richter

So sorry to hear about your loss. She was always such a good friend to our mom, Anne Richter, and we enjoyed her visits.

From: Dorann Halldorson
Relation: through her daughter

I am so sorry to hear about your mom Karen, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
December 29, 2017
Beginning at 7:00pm

St. Ann's Catholic Church
1736 Tzouhalem Road
Duncan, BC Canada

1736 Tzouhalem Road
Duncan, BC Canada

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 30, 2017
Beginning at 9:00am

St. Ann's Catholic Church
1736 Tzouhalem Road
Duncan, BC Canada

1736 Tzouhalem Road
Duncan, BC Canada

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