Person:Fern McVicar (1)

Fern Isabel McVicar
b.21 Aug 1912
m. 3 Jun 1910
  1. William George Reid McVicarAbt 1911 - 1969
  2. Fern Isabel McVicar1912 - 2005
  3. Ivy Alexandra McVicarAbt 1914 - Abt 1951
  4. John Archibald "Archie" McVicarAbt 1917 - 1972
  5. Mary Elizabeth McVicarAbt 1927 - Bef 2008
m. Abt 1943
  1. Duncan Archibald Ferguson1944 - 2006
Facts and Events
Name Fern Isabel McVicar
Gender Female
Birth? 21 Aug 1912
Marriage Abt 1943 to Dr. Duncan D. Ferguson
Death? 29 Jan 2005 London, MIDDLESEX, Ontario, Canada
Burial? Woodland Cemetery, London, Ontario

McVICAR 2005-01-30 published

FERGUSON, D.D. "Fern" (née McVICAR) Mrs. D.D. (Fern) Ferguson (née McVICAR) passed away at the McCormick Home on 29 January, 2005. She is survived by her son, Duncan (and his wife living), her granddaughter living, and her sister, Mary living. She was pre-deceased by her husband, Duncan D. FERGUSON, M.D. and her brothers Archie and Reid McVICAR. She will be missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins in the McVICAR and FERGUSON families. Fern was born in Wardsville, Ontario and soon after moved to Winnipeg, where she grew up. She then returned to London, Ontario, where she studied to become a Registered Nurse at Victoria Hospital School of Nursing. While there, she met and later married Dr. FERGUSON. Fern was an active member of First St. Andrew's United Church for many years. In 2001, her 40 years of service with the Victoria Hospital Auxiliary was recognized with a certificate of appreciation for her "significant contribution". She took delight in her service to others, and had a way of making people feel special. One of the gentle people is gone. Friends will be received at the Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas St. (between Waterloo and Colborne Streets) on Monday, January 31, 2005 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, February 1, 2005 at 11 a.m. with Reverend Doctor David McKANE officiating. Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery. On-line condolences may be addressed to Memorial donations may be made to the McCormick Home Foundation Building Fund. The staff of McCormick Home have been exemplary in the care of, and their caring for Fern from her first day to her last minutes, and their compassion for the family was no less exemplary. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to Fern Ferguson.