Fern Cummings

Obituary of Fern Cummings

CUMMINGS, Margaret Fern   ‘Fern’


Passed away peacefully at Case Manor surrounded by her family on March 10, 2023 in her 88th year. Wife of the late Austin Cummings. Loving mother to Owen (Leona), Rory (Cindy) and grandmother of Alison (Shayne), Burton (Kia) and Cobide to Maggie and Ruby. Dear sister of the late Inez Richmond, late Murvyn Chesney and the late Hugh Chesney. Sister-in-law of Thelma Chesney and Eileen Cummings. Fern is predeceased by many loving brother and sister-in-law’s. Fern will be remembered by the many students she taught over her 37-year teaching career.


Arrangements have been entrusted to THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOME – LAKEFIELD CHAPEL. A visitation will be held on Thursday March 16th from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at the Hendren Funeral Home – Lakefield Chapel, (66 Queen Street Lakefield). A service is to take place on Friday March 17th, at 11:00 am at The Hendren Funeral Home in Lakefield. Interment is to take place at Sandy Lake Cemetery following the service along with a reception at the Lakehurst Hall. Donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Society, Diabetes Canada and the Heart and Stroke Foundation on our website at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling us at 705-652-3355.