Lorna Frances Kirk
Lebanon, N.H. — Lorna Frances Kirk, 82, passed away on Friday, May 30, 2014. She was born July 5, 1931 in Mornington Twp, Ontario, Canada, the daughter of James A and Eva J (Crawford) McKenzie.
Lorna received her RN licence in Toronto, Canada in 1954. She then moved to New York to further her nursing studies. In 1956 Lorna was offered the head OR nursing position at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Oakland Calif. Lorna married the love of her life, Robert Stewart Kirk Sept 22, 1958 at Grace Church, Millbank, Ontario. In 1966 Lorna and family moved to Amherst, Mass., where they resided until 1989, at which time they moved to West Lebanon, N.H.
Lorna’s favorite pastimes were family, cooking/baking, sewing/quilting, skiing/biking and gardening. She was an active member in the Episcopal Church, attending Grace Church, Amherst where she was head of the altar guild for many years. After moving to New Hampshire she was an active member of St Thomas, Hanover. She was also a member of the MA and VT/NH SCHC.
Lorna is survived by her daughter Janet Elizabeth Kirk and husband Richard Chouinard of Conn.; son Robert McKenzie Kirk and wife Donna of N.Y.; brothers Glenn, Charles, Ken and families of Canada. She was predeceased by her husband Robert Stewart Kirk.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at St Thomas Episcopal Church on Thursday June 26th at 11 a.m.
Those wishing may make memorial contributions to the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, St Thomas Church, or the charity of your choice.
To view an online memorial and or send a message of condolence to the family, please visit www.rand-wilson.com
Arrangements are under the direction of the Rand-Wilson Funeral Home of Hanover, NH.