Scrimgeour, Lorna

Born: Mar 09, 1934
Died: Mar 15, 2019


Scrimgeour, Lorna
Passed away peacefully at her home in Milverton on Friday, March 15, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.  Lorna celebrated her 85th birthday on March 9th, 2019.  Lorna was born in Milverton, a daughter of the late Milton Denstedt and former Bella Keith.  Beloved wife of the late Robert “Bobby” Scrimgeour who predeceased her February 8, 2014.  Together they shared 60 years of marriage.  Loving mother of Vicki Baier of Milverton, Dawn Hartman and friend John VanBrakel of Elmwood, Tricia Nahrgang and friend Duane Zeelenberg of Milverton.  Dear grandma to Katryna and Dave Dunseith and their children Owen and Jorja; Nancy and Chris Maher and their children Miles, Alex and Charlie; Joshua and Sarah Nahrgang and their children Lucy, Maggie and Sadie; Lucas and Erin Nahrgang and their daughter Grace; Samuel Nahrgang; Rebecca Baier and friend Steve Taylor.
Loving sister of Myra MacLean of Milverton and sister-in-law of Garry Irwin of Listowel, Ruth Stover of London, Marion Scrimgeour of Parkhill, Katherine Kipfer, and Pauline Scrimgeour, both of Milverton.
She was predeceased by a sister Jacqueline Irwin, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Lloyd Smith, Ken MacLean, Helen and Ron Brenneman, Dr. William Scrimgeour, Roy Stover, Carl Kipfer, John Scrimgeour, Grace and Don Tuer, Frances and Cyrus Farquharson, and Margaret Scrimgeour.
Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of her life will take place at Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 7 Spencer Street, Milverton on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 565 would be appreciated by the family. (Cheques accepted at Funeral Home).  Online condolence and memorial tribute information at

Visitation Information



Service Information


Apr 13, 2019


11:30 a.m.


Mark Jutzi Funeral Home – Milverton
7 Spencer Street
Milverton, Ontario
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Interment Information


Greenwood Cemetery
Cobalt Street
Milverton, Ontario
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Royal Canadian Legion Branch 565
24 Temperance Street
Milverton, Ontario
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Condolence from Perry & Valerie Smith sent on April 13, 2019

“Wishing you strength for today and loving memories of beautiful Lorna, to forever hold in your heart” With all our love xox

Condolence from Jim and Jackie Yost sent on April 10, 2019

Thinking of you all, so often!

Condolence from Bill Harloff sent on April 9, 2019

Vicki, Tricia and families, please accept my condolences at this time. Although it has been some time since I have seen either of you, still I am thinking of both of you. Your Mom’s suffering is now over and she is with your father again.

Condolence from Ross & Evelyn Denstedt sent on April 6, 2019

Our deepest sympathy.

Condolence from Greg and Donna Lawson sent on March 28, 2019

Our condolences to Tricia and family.

Condolence from Valerie Eydt Baker Moffatt sent on March 26, 2019

My deepest sympathy

Condolence from Mary and Garry Kocher sent on March 26, 2019

Our deepest sympathy to the family , she was a great lady and it was a pleasure to know her!

Condolence from Jim and Betty Ropp sent on March 26, 2019

Our thoughts and prayers to the family. We will miss our dear neighbor.

Condolence from Trev and Becky @ The Garage sent on March 26, 2019

Please except our deepest sympathy for your families loss.

Condolence from Bob and Betty Jones sent on March 25, 2019

So sorry to hear of Lorna’s passing. You all have our deepest sympathy. Let your great memories help you through this difficult time.

Condolence from Ross Huntley, Milverton sent on March 25, 2019

Vicki, Dawn, Tricia and families. My sincere condolences on the passing of your Mom. She and your Dad were the nicest neighbours anyone could have. Sheila and I enjoyed each time in their company. Your Mom and her pleasant greetings will be missed by all. You have every right to have proud memories to recall.

Condolence from Joyce Schaub sent on March 23, 2019

My sincere condolences to all members of the family. Lorna was a wonderful neighbour. She will be greatly missed.

Condolence from Earl and Marg Illman sent on March 22, 2019

Our sympathy to all the family . I always enjoyed talking to Lorna and I know her close family will miss her .
Thinking of you at this sad time.

Condolence from Ann Garbowski sent on March 21, 2019

I am very sad for your loss but it is a blessing that your Mom doesn’t need to suffer any longer. She can now rest in peace with your Dad. They made such a beautiful couple, always joking and laughing. I will truly miss her on any return trips I make to Milverton. Let your memories carry you over this trying time.
Please accept our deepest sympathy.
Ann & Gene

Condolence from Kim and Sheila Newbigging sent on March 20, 2019

So sorry to hear about your mom’s passing. She has gone to a better pain free place. She and Bob will be together again. Kim always like doing with for her and will miss her smile. Thinking of u all.

Condolence from Richard & Jeanette Harrow sent on March 20, 2019

Our sincere sympathy to all family members. Her kindness touched many lives!

Condolence from Pat hamm sent on March 20, 2019

My thoughts are with your family at this sad time. Lorna was a beautiful, caring lady!

Condolence from Peewee and Kelly Huston sent on March 20, 2019

Vickie, Dawn, and Tricia,
We were so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing.
We hope that your many amazing memories will bring you all some measure of comfort in the days to come.
You all have our deepest sympathy.

Condolence from Walter & Gerri Nicholson sent on March 20, 2019

So sorry to hear of Lorna’s passing……many good times remembered when she worked at the Stockyards.Thoughts and prayers for the entire Scrimgeour family.❤️

Condolence from Ron&Bonnie Fischer sent on March 19, 2019

Bonnie & I were sorry to hear of your mothers passing.Her suffering is over & she is back with your dad. Cherish your mom & dads memories.We are thinking of you. You have our deepest sympathy.

Ron & Bonnie

Condolence from Joan Danbrook sent on March 19, 2019

My sincerest sympathy to each of you in the loss of your dear mom/grandmother/sister. I have many a fond memory of Lorna! Unfortunately I have a prior commitment for April 13th. I have no doubt it will be a beautiful tribute to this lovely lady who will be missed greatly by each of you in so many ways. Much love today, tomorrow and always Joan

Condolence from Deb Gropp McLeod sent on March 18, 2019

Vicki and family
I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Please hold your memories close to your heart and find comfort in them.

Condolence from Pauline and Brian Schade and family sent on March 18, 2019

Vickie and family. Condolences to you all. She was a great Lady and Mother and Grandmother to you all. She will have made many memories with each and everyone of you. I am sorry that we will not be able to attend Apr. 13th as we are going to be away. Big hugs to you all and keep your family close for them. Love you all.

Condolence from Deb & Don Strachan sent on March 18, 2019

So sorry to hear of Lorna’s passing. A great loss of a wonderful woman. No matter how old they are our mothers are so hard to let go of. I am thinking of you all knowing the pain you are going through. Sincere Sympathy, Don & Deb

Condolence from Elaine Kerr sent on March 18, 2019

My thoughts and prayers are with the whole family at this difficult time.
Cherish all the good memories!

Condolence from Keith and Pat Denstedt sent on March 18, 2019

Vickie, Dawn , Tricia and family.
Our deepest sympathy on the passing of your Mom. She will be greatly missed.

Condolence from Denise Smith sent on March 18, 2019

My sympathy to the entire family. I will miss her sitting on her front porch.

Condolence from Linda Debus sent on March 18, 2019

My sincere condolences to the family.

Condolence from Ralph and Eleanor Elg sent on March 18, 2019

Sincere Sympathy to Lorna’s Family. Cherish your memories.