Passed on: February 8th, 2013
Myrtle Irene Thoroughgood passed away peacefully on February 8, 2013 at the age of 96 years. Myrtle was born October 25, 1916 at home in the Camalachie district south of Moose Jaw. She was predeceased by her parents Calvin Lindsay and Jennie McMurchy. Myrtle and Joseph Thoroughgood were married in 1938, living in the Tilney district until retiring to Moose Jaw in 1968. She is predeceased by her husband Joseph, in 1976; grandson, Dwain in 1966; great-granddaughters Caeleigh and Miett Mushens in 2005; and brothers, Aubrey and James Lindsay. Myrtle is survived by her son Gale (Alexia); grandson Paul (Leanne); granddaughter Janice (Scott Mushens); great-grandchildren Jessica and Nolan Thoroughgood and Skye and Aria Mushens; one sister Dora Thoroughgood; as well as several nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the staff of Golden Road, Pioneer Lodge for their excellent care and kindness. The Funeral Service will be held at W. J. Jones & Son Chapel, 106 Athabasca St. E., Moose Jaw, on Saturday February 16, 2013 at 1:30 pm. Reverend Dave Moore will officiate. For those wishing memorial donations may be made to Pioneers Lodge, 1000 Albert St., Moose Jaw, SK or to a charity of one’s choice. In living memory of Myrtle, a memorial planting will be made by W. J. Jones & Son Funeral Home. Please sign the memorial register book at website: www.wjjonesandson.com (Obituaries).
Dayna Smith-Short, Funeral Director