With sadness in our hearts, the family of Thora Burgess announce her passing on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at the age of 88.
Thora is survived by her loving family: spouse of 66 years, Bill–semicolon– children: Michael (Sandy), Theresa Bachewich, Donald (Brenda), Ken (Allison), Laura (Michael) Stewart, David (Caroline), Tobi (Bruce) Nielsen–semicolon– 19 grandchildren–semicolon– eight great grandchildren–semicolon– sister, Frances McDougall–semicolon– as well as many relatives and friends.
She was predeceased by her parents, Mary and Ole Oddan–semicolon– grandson, David Michael Burgess–semicolon– four brothers and four sisters.
Thora was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a dedicated nurse and she cared about everyone. Thora was an elegant and gracious lady and we will miss her dearly.
Thank you to the staff of the Citadel Care Centre for caring for Thora over the past 12 years.