YURKIW: Marilyn, of St. Thomas, Ontario, formerly of London, Ontario and Western Canada
YURKIW, Marilyn, of St. Thomas, passed away at her residence, Caressant Care on Mary Bucke on Saturday, July 2, 2016, in her 83rd year. Born in Garson Quarry, Manitoba, July 25, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Pauline Yurkiw. Marilyn came to London, ON from Western Canada in 1955, and to St. Thomas in 2009. She was a retired employee of Goodwill Industries, London. Sister of Pauline and William, both in Manitoba, Greg in Alberta, and the late Elizabeth “Betty”. Marilyn is also remembered by several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place. There will be no public visitation or funeral service. A private graveside service will be held at McArthur Cemetery, Southwold Twp. Memorial donations to St. Andrew’s United Church, St. Thomas will be gratefully acknowledged. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).