Butler, Rolla

Butler, Rolla "Fern"

September 8th, 2015

Peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at the farm on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, Fern Butler of Arva, in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Henry Butler (2008). Cherished mother of Bonita “Bonnie” Louise Carey (Richard Baxter Carey), of Mount Brydges, Janine Alicia Butler (Denis Bolohan), of Cookstown, and Victoria “Vickie” Charlene Day (James “Corey” Day), of London. Missed by treasured niece Sharon Riley, of London. Predeceased by sisters Verda Sinclair and Elda Riley. The funeral service will be conducted at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 3:00 p.m., with visitation starting at 1:00 p.m. Interment at St. John Cemetery, Arva. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

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John & JackieJanine & Denis - Deepest sympathy. Our thoughts & prayers are with you and your family with the passing of your mother.
Valerie & David TowsleyOur prayers and deepest sympathies are with you and your family at this time of your loss.
Dan and JaniceJanine and Denis- Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Bonnie PemberDearest Vickie, Corey, Bonnie, Rick, Janine and Denis, God bless you and keep you in the palm of His Hand. Please know that my love and prayers are with you all during this time of sorrow. I cannot be with you today because of a work commitment but I am sending you hugs and prayers. Words cannot express fully my sympathy. Thank God that you have each other and I remember when my Dad died, how kind you were to me and my family. My heart aches for you at this time. love and prayers, Bonnie
Cheryl, Matt, Erna and TomVickie, Corey, Bonnie, Rick, Janine, Denis -Our deepest sympathies. Your mom was very special. We will hold you in our thoughts and hearts during this sad time. I have been thinking of your mom these last couple of days - her love of the birds singing, the orchard, the farm, and of your mom and dad with Vickie picking me up (when we were much younger) and going to the beach for the day. We hope you find comfort in the memories that surround you.
Syd & Jeanne GreenbergBonnie & Rick--our sympathy on the passing of your Mother. You were great to grant her wish to remain at the farm. Your Mother & Father were "fixtures" on the seventh concession.
Nick & KarenBonnie & Rick our deepest condolences on the passing of your mom. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Gregor and Debbie ReidWe are new neighbours so we only had a chance to meet Fern a few times, but she was a lovely woman with a warm smile and nice sense of humour. It is with great sadness we heard of her passing. We knew she had been ill but did not want to intrude. However, know that our prayers are with you all.
Mark & JeanineOur prayers are with you in the coming weeks. We know that there will be lots to do...difficult when you are also grieving. Bless you all.
Cecile & Gregory, Christopher & ZacharyJanine and Denis - so sorry to hear about your loss; know that our prayers are with you; and may the coming months of grieving be filled with joyful memories
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