December 21, 1928 – October 3, 2018
Vernon C. Meagher was born on December 21, 1928, and passed away peacefully on October 3, 2018, at the age of 89 with his family by his side.
Vernon was born on the farm in Makwa, SK to Vida and Mike Meagher. He was the second youngest of five children, and was raised on the farm that he so dearly loved.
In 1948, at the age of 20, he took over the farm from his mother and in 1952 he married the love of his life, Iris Pilon. Together they raised five children. Vernon’s hobbies were hunting, fishing and playing the odd poker game with friends.
Vernon leaves to mourn: his wife, Iris; his children: Brian, Darlene (Lyle) Moore, Darrell (Barb), John (Angie), and Kelly (Lisa); his grandchildren: Leslie Moore, Crystal (Dustin) Gray, Tyrell Meagher, Brady Meagher, Kalyn (Jeremy Redington) Meagher, Teal-Rae (Wes Nash), Tayler Meagher, Kolton Meagher, and Morgan Meagher; his great-grandchildren: Tressa Moore, Chanel Gray, Chance, Gray, CHayse Gray, Lincoln Nash, Everett Nash, Kolt Nash and Karsen Meagher.
A private family memorial service will be held at the Meagher Farm. Inurnment is at the Makwa Cemetery. The urn bearer is Brian Meagher and honorary bearers are all of Vernon’s family and friends.