Verna OXMAN

OXMAN; Verna Orpha

December 30, 1920 ~ December 30, 2015

Verna passed away peacefully at Zion Park Manor in Surrey at the age of 95 years. She was predeceased by her loving husband Tony. They were married 67 years. She was a caring and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Verna is deeply missed by her daughter Shelly, son-in-law Mitch and grandsons Gregory and Trevor. Verna loved knitting, reading and watching British TV programs. She enjoyed watching birds, family dinners and celebrations. Verna was born in Evesham, SK and worked as a riveter in a factory in Toronto during WWII. She also worked in a boarding home near Scott, SK for several years. She moved to BC in 1948 where she lived and took care of her family. Verna lived at Zion Park Manor for the past two years, where she was well taken care of by the loving nurses and caregivers. There will be no memorial sevice per Verna’s request.


Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.