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Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4, 2015

Friday, September 4, 2015


Obituaries

September 04, 2015

Verna Margaret Isobel (King) Ferguson

Architect, activist, wife, mother, grandmother. Born on Sept. 29, 1934, in Shellbrook, Sask.; died on June 20, 2015, in Ottawa, from complications due to multiple myeloma, aged 80.When she studied architecture at the University of Manitoba in the late 1950s, Verna King was the only woman in her class. The prairie girl didn't mind being exceptional, although she never would have described herself as such. She completed her studies in Scotland and went on to work as an architect in England, Holland, the United States and Canada.


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