Rowe – Ada Thelma of Caressant Care Home (Bonnie Place), St. Thomas passed away at her late residence on Friday, September 12th, 2014, in her 103rd year. Beloved wife of the late Walter Potticary and the late Charles Rowe. Loved mother of Ronald Potticary and step-mother of Pauline Knight of St. Thomas and Jean Kelly of Chilliwack, B.C. Dear sister of Elsie Wilkinson of St. Thomas and the late Lillian VanHorne. Sadly missed by a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by special caregiver and niece, Sandra Fichter of St. Thomas as well as her Caressant Care Family. Ada was born in St. Thomas on July 23, 1912, the daughter of the late George and Florence (Gant) Corkill. Ada loved telling stories and had a remarkable wit.
A public interment service will take place at St. Thomas Cemetery on Monday at 11:30 a.m. Memorial donations to the London Children’s Hospital. Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas in charge of arrangements.