Erma Geneva Shortt

April 5, 1925 - September 25, 2013

Peacefully, surrounded by the love of her children at H.J. McFarland Home on Wednesday September 25th, 2013. Erma Shortt, formerly of Sophiasburgh, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late Roy. Loved mother of Sherry and her husband Fred Newcombe, Terry and his wife Geri, all of Sophiasburgh and Cindy Radner and her partner Andy Williams of Picton. Proud grandma of Scott (Taimi), Colin (Angela), Shawna (Brian), Adam (Angela), Amber, Ariel (Greg), Kristy (Randy), Kelly (Steve) and Holly and great grandma of eight and a half. Dear sister of Noreen Hartt and the late Glen Flake and Melvin Flake and sister-in-law of Catherine Flake. Mrs. Shortt is resting at the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday October 1st at 2:00 p.m. Interment to follow at Cherry Valley Cemetery. If desired, donations to the Order of Royal Purple Lodge # 147 or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. The family will receive friends on Monday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.