Obituary of Bernice Hurlbut
Peacefully surrounded by the love of her family, at the Wildwood Care Centre in St. Marys, on Saturday morning, September 14th, 2019. Shirley Bernice Hurlbut (nee Nickle), formerly of Kemble, at the age of 83 years. Dearly loved wife and best friend for 58 years of the late Robert Hurlbut (2012). Loving mother of Susan Keogan and her husband, Jim, of Thorndale, Paul Hurlbut and his wife, Christa, of Mississauga and Janice Ruston and her husband, Jim, of Stratford. Proud grandmother of 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Roberta “Bobbi” Nicholls (Glen), of Owen Sound, Albert Nickle, of Milton, Larry Nickle, of Grand Valley, Dennis Nickle (Gwen), of Owen Sound and sister-in-law of Doug Dunlop, of Barrie, Ruth Waite, of Owen Sound, Mary Cole, of Owen Sound and Lorraine Dickinson and her husband, John, of Stratford. Bernice will be sadly missed by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, Albert and Lottie Nickle; her parents-in-law, Leslie and Maggie Hurlbut; her siblings, Doreen Sablo (Julius), Helen Purcell, Evelyn Dunlop; her in-laws, Ken Waite and Cecil Cole.
Friends may call at the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K – 3X8 (519-376-7492) on Wednesday from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Memorial Service for Bernice Hurlbut will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel, on Thursday, September 19th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Cathy Hird officiating. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Georgian Bluffs. If so desired, the family would appreciate donations to the Kemble United Church or the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce as your expression of sympathy. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca