Verna Marie Crowe

February 20, 1932 - June 03, 2024


Obituary For Verna Marie Crowe

On Monday, June 3, 2024, Verna Marie Crowe (nee Ford) passed away at the age of 92 in the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital. She died in the arms of her two daughters, Joann and Janet.

Verna was born February 20, 1932, in Bezanson, AB, and remained a lifelong resident. She was the thirteenth of fourteen children born to William and Vera Ford. She was pre-deceased by both her parents; her siblings: Harold, Fred, Charlie, Evelyn, Ross, Vern, Myrtle, Harvey, Elsie, Henry, Ellen, John, Janet and each of their spouses; and her dear husband Gordon.

She married the love of her life, Gordon Henry Crowe, in 1950, and remained happily married until his death in 1988. They had two daughters, Joann in 1951, and Janet in 1955. The focal points of Vernaโ€™s life were her two daughters, seven grandchildren, and thirteen great-grandchildren.

A funeral will take place on Friday, June 14, 2024, at 1:00 PM at the Bezanson Memorial Hall (9901 - 100 Ave, Bezanson, AB).

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  • June 10, 2024

    Auntie Verna was a one of a kind lady, beautiful both inside and out. She had a heart of gold and was always there, ready to lend a hand or have tea and a visit. She loved and was loved by all the family and the Bezanson community. There are many great memories from growing up near Auntie Verna and Uncle Gordon. Joann and Janet, love to you and your families from Anne

  • June 09, 2024

    Auntie Verna lived well, laughed often and loved life to the fullest. She had strength and spirit; was a master at connectivity as she danced with life. We were all proud to have her as a beloved aunt. Today and always may precious memories bring you comfort and support. from cousins - Helen, Doug, Ken and Frances

  • June 06, 2024

    Condolences to her family and friends! This is so sad to hear! Prayers and hugs from all us McLaughlin's from Bezanson. ๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿผ

  • June 06, 2024

    Our deepest sympathy to Joann and Janet and your families. Your mom and dad had a special friendship with my parents and lots of good times, laughs and memories were made. She was a beautiful lady who will be missed deeply I'm sure.

  • June 06, 2024

    Only recently I had tea and a great visit with this lovely lady, Verna. Condolences to Joann and Janet and their families.

  • June 06, 2024

    Words cannot express the sorrow in my heart. She was such a light in so many lives! My heart is with you during this time.


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