Erminie "Mernie" Lennox (Gross) Hodgins

March 22, 1923 ~ February 26, 2022 (age 98)


HODGINS, Erminie “Mernie” Lennox (nee Gross)

Peacefully at Centennial Place Millbrook on Saturday, February 26th, 2022 at the age of 98. Beloved wife of the late John. Loving mother of Lynda (Shelagh), Anne Young (John) and Tim (Dawn).  Proud and beloved grandmother of 9 and great grandmother of 9. Predeceased by her parents Horace and Anna and by her sister Dorothy Henderson.

Mernie was born and raised in Moncton, NB and lived across Canada while raising the family she and John made together. Mernie had a warm,  generous, kind  and loving personality with a great sense of humour. She had a great love of living creatures, birds, animals and gardening. Mernie  was deeply devoted  and committed to her family.

Mernie’s family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff of Millpond at Centennial Place for their exceptional care and compassion for the past 11 years. In memory of Mernie, donations to the Canadian Wildlife Federation or Prestonvale Cemetery would be appreciated. Online condolences may be expressed at

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