Joan Emily Ann Demick (née Ferguson) passed away peacefully at Lakeland Long Term Care, on Sunday, July 7th, 2024. Age 91 years.

Loving wife of the late Jerome Morel, and the late David Demick. Beloved mother of Linda West (David), Joanne Demick (Bob Hughes), Lorraine Pollock, Harry Demick, Diane Demick, and Carolyn Jeffery (Todd). Lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Theresa, Jim, Don, Charles, Basil, and Gerry. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Friends will be received at the Logan Funeral Home, 81 James Street, Parry Sound, on Wednesday, July 10th, from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Peter the Apostle Church, 52 Church Street, Parry Sound, on Thursday, July 11th, at 1:30 P.M.

Interment Hillcrest Cemetery.

Reception to follow at the Knights of Columbus Hall.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to St. Peter the Apostle Church (donations by cheque only, please), or Lakeland Long Term Care would be appreciated.


Jo-Anne I was so sorry to hear about your mother. You can be thankful she lived 91 years. Remember her when she was well and remember all your loving memories growing up you shared with her.
Again my condolences to you and your family.

-Terri Meshwork

Sincerest condolences to the Demick family, so sorry to hear of Joan's passing. Karen (Dixon) Armstrong

-Karen (Dixon) Armstrong

John and I wish to extend our sincere condolences on the passing of Joan. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all the family.
Best Regards,
Sharon and John Ranney.

-Sharon and John Ranney

Dear Jo-Anne and family,
My deepest condolences to you and your family, I’m so sorry for your loss, Barb

-Barbara Dunkel

Our hearts and condolences go out to the Demick family. We pray that family and warm memories bring you comfort during this time.

-Community Living Parry Sound

Diane, Linda, Joanne, Carolyn and all the adult relatives. I met your mom at the high school when we were both E.A.s she was so kind to me. Then for decades after she'd make a point of saying hi and making sure I was doing well. She was a lovely lady. My condolences. Jacqui

-Jacqui Morrison

I am deeply saddened to hear about the passing of your dear mother. She lived a remarkable 91 years, leaving behind a legacy of love and cherished memories that will continue to inspire those who knew her. Please accept my heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. May you find comfort in the cherished moments you shared and in the knowledge that her spirit will live on in your hearts forever.

-Aimee B. Liu

Remember all the fond memories. Our deepest condolences

-Harold and Cathy Emes

My sincere condolences to the family. Joan was an amazing lady who will be dearly missed by all who knew her

-Tina Dowdall

I was sorry to hear of Joan's passing

-Lorne Pollock

Dear Linda, Joanne, Carolyn and all of your Family,
I am saddened to hear about your mother. Please accept my sincerest condolences.

-David Brunton