Grigg, Nora

October 20, 1933 ~ November 4, 2020

GRIGG, Nora Elizabeth Catherine (nee McKenney) – Age 87, of Mooretown, passed away on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved wife of the late Thomas Lorne Grigg (2017). Loving mother of John and his wife LeeAnn Grigg. Cherished grandmother of Amanda (Andrew) Doran, Nicole Grigg (Adrian Strong). Great-grandmother of Jeremy and Sophie Doran. Survived by many brothers and sisters and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Clarence and Florence (nee McKinnon) McKenney and her brothers and sisters. Nora will be missed all who knew her.

A private family memorial service will be held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden with Rev. Ian Marnoch officiating. Interment at Moore Union Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Knox-Moore Presbyterian Church.

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  1. Condolences to John and family on the loss of your Mom, Nora. She was a kind and gentle lady. She will be missed
    by all at Knox Moore Church where she was very active. I have known her for years – in the beginning riding together
    to work in Corunna in the 1959 – 1960’s, when I worked at Moore Telephone.
    Evelyn Shaw.

  2. John and family, We are so sorry to hear about Nora. She was a kind and wonderful lady . I will always cherish her quilting lessons years ago. Great memories . Sincerely Sherry & Gary Morrison

  3. Our deepest sympathies to John and the entire family. Thoughts are with you all.
    Doreen Butler and Christopher Jennings

  4. Very sad to hear of Nora’s passing John and family, it was always a pleasure meeting and talking to Nora, in all our times together we never heard a harsh word, she truly a great lady.
    Sam & Betty and all the Fraser’s

  5. So sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother, John and family. She led a very quiet life but lived to a good age. She will certainly be missed. She was a wonderful lady. Condolences to the McKenney siblings.
    Sincerely, Jane and Bob Marsh

  6. To all Nora’s family our sincere sympathy on the loss of such a wonderful and thoughtful person that she always was. We consider ourselves so fortunate to have known her for so long.Nora will be missed by so many. May she rest in peace.Jack & Catharine McKenna

  7. John and Family:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of your wonderful Mom and Grandma. I first knew Nora back in l954
    when I went to work at Moore Credit Union and Nora was working there. I saw her several times all through the
    years at functions at Knox Moore and elsewhere. She was a great lady, and I know you will miss her dearly.

  8. We send our sincere condolences to John and family. What a beautiful woman your mom was. She was so well loved and respected – she will be missed. Rest in Peace Nora.

  9. Nora was known for her kindness when we went to school together
    and that never changed. Our sympathy to all the family.

  10. John, LeeAnn, Mandy, Nicole and family: Our sympathies to you as you celebrate a beautiful life. We remember Nora coming to our home while she was doing the farm surveys. She will be remembered fondly by so many in her rural community.

  11. Our precious Nora. Nobody at Knox Moore was more loved than gentle you. We will miss your presence, all your years of hard work, and all the wonderful baby quilts, aprons and baking. Mostly we will miss you my friend. RIP in the arms of your Lord . Get those quilting frames out and you and Alma and all the quilting gang from Knox Moore can make wonderful treasurers for heaven. To the Grigg family know you are loved, even though we cannot be there personally our love and prayers are with you . RIP Nora and rest in the arms of your Lord and in the company of Tom and your siblings and so many more. Sharon LaPier Karolyn Marianne and family .

  12. My condolences to John and family and to the McKenney family at this sad time. My thoughts and prayers are with you

  13. John & family
    Sincere sympathy on the passing of Nora. I always enjoyed my chats with her & our times together at the little hall on the 8th line when we had showers for newlyweds or card parties( oh for the good old days).You will all have many good memories of times together. Marie Sheppard

  14. John Lee Ann & Mandy & Family , Nicole and family and the entire Mckienny family
    No words can express how are you feel about the loss of our dear Nora she was an inspiration to us all
    she felt so blessed to have all of you and so glad to have had your support John And of course the grandchildren or the highlight of her life right now
    Our thoughts , prayers and love are with you God bless you all ❤️🙏🏼🙏🏼🙏🏼

  15. Dear John and Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. It is never easy to bury a parent no matter the age. I loved both Nora and Tom and will always miss them. Love from Aunt Lea

  16. I enjoyed Nora (and Tom) on many bus tours when I worked for Robert Q;s and we always had a good time. Condolenses to the family
    Betty

  17. To all Nora’s family our sincere sympathies. We knew Nora for many years and she was such a wonderful friend. Prayers and thoughts are with you.

  18. John I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. She was such a lovely kind lady. She will be missed at Church and as a friend.