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Carol Diane Thornton (Murch)


Carol Diane Thornton (Murch)

Peacefully, at home, with family by her side, on Sunday, July 31, 2022, Diane passed away in her 82nd year.  Best friend & devoted wife of the late Jack T. Thornton (2019) for 32 years.  Predeceased by husbands James Hardwick (1968) & Bob Fulton (1986).  Loving mother of Terry (Heidi) Hardwick & the late James Hardwick  and step-mother of Jack Jr. (Ruth), Perry (Lori), Mark (Laurie) & Scott (Joelle).  Cherished grandmother of Courtney (Jay), Curtis (Emily), Kristyn (deceased), Cassandra (deceased), Cody (Emily), Colton (Caitlyn), Chasen (Hilary), Nash (Hilary), Zoe, Melissa, Trevor (Courtney), Brett, Clayton & Hunter and great-grandmother of Sophie & Carson.  Dear sister of  MaryLou (Neil) Dol.  Also survived by many nieces & nephews.  Predeceased by her parents Carl & Louise Murch.

Diane will be remembered for her artistic abilities and love for drawing/sketching and more recently stained glass.  She was a member of the Hamilton Road Senior Centre where she enjoyed fun & fellowship.  Diane & Jack were longtime members of the Retreads Motorcycle Club.

As per Diane's wishes there will be no visitation.  A graveside service will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 2001 Dundas St. E., London, on Tuesday, August 9, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. 

Donations to Wellspring London or the London Regional Cancer Program would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences can be expressed at .   Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas St., London, (519) 433-6181, entrusted with arrangements.

A tree will be planted, by the staff of the Logan Funeral Home,
as a living memorial to Diane Thornton
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Service Date
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Service Time
11:00 a.m. Graveside Service
Service Location
Forest Lawn Cemetery, 2001 Dundas St., London, ON

Burial Date
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Burial Time
11:00 a.m.
Burial Location
Forest Lawn Cemetery

Requested Charity
Wellspring London or Heart & Stroke Foundation