After a long year of struggling with various health issurs that had weakened him, Vern passed away peacefully at the age of 90 years old, in Lacombe, AB hospital.
He leaves behind son-in-law, Harvey Schmidt, Lorraine (Peter) Maskiewicz, Doreen (Blair) Hickson, Calvin (Norma) Halladay, Sheila (Gary) Elgert, Alma (Steve) Harris, Fern (Brian) Rau, Iris (Spencer) MacDonald and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He also leaves 2 sister, 2 brothers, numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Vern will especially and forever be missed by his common-law wife of 18 years, Eleanor Hatt.
He was predeceased by daughters, Carmen Halladay, Carol Schmidt and grandson, D.J. Melin.
Each person will remember Vernon in their own way, with their own memories.
To honor Vernon’s wishes, there will be no funeral service.
Serenity Funeral Service, Leduc (780) 980-3688