ATCHISON, Verena (nee Newton) - In loving memory of Verena Atchison, 63 years, of Chelmsford who tragically passed away Saturday, June 3rd, 2006. She was born in Parry Sound and grew up in Pickerel River. She married Richard Atchison in 1989 in Sudbury. Verena moved to Chelmsford in 1989. She was an avid bingo player. She enjoyed shopping, travelling, country & western music and spending time with family and friends. Verena was a strong- willed and determined person who was proud of her 1st Nation's heritage. Verena was a faithful caregiver to others, always quick to help people in need. She was devoted to her loving family. Verena had a great belief in angels and now will be a guardian angel in Heaven for all the people she loved while she was on earth. Beloved wife of Richard Atchison of Chelmsford. Loving mother of Gina Fournier (Guy) and Dan Gervais both of Orillia and Angela Berthiaume (Yvon) of Cochrane. Cherished and proud grandmother of Gary Fournier (Lise), Jennifer Fournier (Joe), Justin Fournier, Bradley Gervais, Ashley Gervais (Mark), Jessica Gervais and great grandson Nicholas Jeffrey Fournier. Dear daughter of Arthur and Mary Newton predeceased. Dear sister of Beatrice, David and Lloyd Newton, both of Parry Sound, Ron Newton of Pickerel River and the late Rita Newton, Albert Newton, Joyce Maloney and Gary Newton all predeceased. Sadly missed by many loving nieces, nephews and her canine buddy Sasha. Resting at the JACKSON AND BARNARD FUNERAL HOME, 233 Larch St., Sudbury. Funeral Prayers in the R.J. Barnard Chapel Friday, June 9th, 2006 at 11 a.m. Cremation at the Parklawn Crematorium. Donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated.