Laura Helen Silverton, a treasured mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, and friend passed away peacefully on May 21, 2018, in Prince Albert, SK. at the age of 105.
Laura was born on August 9th, 1912 in Arthur, Ontario. Farming brought the family to the Perdue area where they settled. After marrying Art, they moved to Macklin and supported the family by running the local telephone office and later moved to Wilkie, where she continued to work in the telephone office after Art’s passing. Laura eventually moved to North Battleford where she continued to work for SaskTel until her retirement in 1977. She loved to spend time visiting with family and friends and was always up for a game of cribbage. The family would like to thank the staff of Kopera and River Breeze Care Home as well as Pineview Terrace for the loving care she received in her later years.
Laura is survived by her son: Ronald Warin; and daughter: Jana Yakubchuk; grandchildren: John(Nicole) Warin; their children: Arden and Jordan; David (Noni) Warin; and their son: Brody; Christine (Dean) Trento: their children: Brooklyn, Boston and Orlando; Tanya Toporowski and her children: Melissa (Ryan) Bressers and Steven; Karen (Stan) Breiter: their children: Jared, Evan (son Finn), Cameron and Darcy (Kenneth) McCarter.
Laura was predeceased by her first husband: Arthur Warin in 1956, her second husband: Jack Silverton in 1967, her parents: Robert and Sarah Moon, as well as her sister: Katie; brothers: John and Thomas, sister in law: Margaret and son in law: Robert.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Saturday, May 26th at Gray’s Funeral Chapel 575 28th Street West, Prince Albert, SK. with the Reverend Susan Salo officiating. Interment to follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Saskatoon, SK. In lieu of other tributes donations can be made in Laura’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.grays.ca. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Gray's Funeral Chapel, (306-922-4729).