THORNTON, Verna (Andison) – Peacefully, just before sunrise, February 17th, 2015, at Glendale Crossing in her 94th year. Loving and much loved mom of Denise “Dee” and “mother’ in-law to Tarmo Saar. Proud Granny of Lisa and John Taylor and Natalie and Dan Jefferson. Great-Granny of Lucy, Landon, Brinn, Ryder and Archer. Dear sister of Ruby Dilts, Thelma Pleiter and Isabelle Channer. Predeceased by brothers: Willy, Clint, Ken; and sisters: Gertie Agar, Alice Wilkinson, Helen Smith, Irene Greason, Marjorie Taliana, Ruth Dutton and Margaret Thornton. Sincere thanks to the staff at Glendale Crossing for their kindness and wonderful care. A memorial reception will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, on Saturday, February 28th, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. with words of remembrance at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Salthaven or Alzheimer Outreach Services of McCormick Home.