JOHNSTON, Vera Margaret - Aged 94 years, of Little Urswick. Passed away peacefully at Swarthdale Nursing Home on June 22nd 2018, surrounded by her loving family. Dearly loved wife of the late Bill, much loved mum to Mary, Ian, Kathleen and Christine, dear mother-in-law to Geoff and Joan and the late Joyce, Alan and Ken. Adored nanna and great-nanna to her seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Loving sister to Ron and his family (Southampton), a dear friend to all those who knew her. Family and friends please meet for a service at St Mary and St Michael's Church, Great Urswick, on Saturday, 7th July at 11am, followed by interment at the churchyard. Refreshments afterwards at the General Burgoyne, Great Urswick. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired to St Mary's Hospice and Dementia UK. Enquiries to Wren's Funeral Directors. 015395 31082.
30 June 2018
Mary, Ian, Kathleen & Christine, sorry to read about your mums passing. When I saw the notice the childhood memories came flooding back. Regards William Hughes (Skeldon moor youngster)
27 June 2018
Please accept our condolences at this difficult time.