It is with great sadness that the family of Verna Josephine Hanna King announces her passing on Friday, Feb. 8, 2019 at the Atikokan General Hospital in Atikokan, Ont.
She was born on Jan. 20, 1940 in Rainy River, Ont. to Wilfred and Arvilla Desserre. She grew up in on the family farm in Pinewood, Ont.
She worked at the Stratton Café and the sawmill at Foot Falls as a young woman.