Passed away suddenly in South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater, on Friday, May 26, 2017, in her 82nd year. Erma was born and raised on Big Tancook Island but later moved to Toronto, Newfoundland, and finally to Bridgewater. She was a resident of Harbour View Haven in Lunenburg at the time of her death. Erma is survived by her sister, Joanne Hutt (Burnell) of Chester Basin; she will also be greatly missed by her daughters, Colonel Lynette Rowe (Colonel Lindsay) of Oshawa, Ont.; Debi Slattery (Danny) of St. Augustine, Fla.; and her sons, Joseph Green of New Perlican, N.L.; Donald Green (Dawn) of Grande Prairie, Alta.; and Derek Green of Grand Prairie, Alta. Erma also leaves to mourn nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and two nephews. A service of remembrance and celebration of Erma's life will be held in The Salvation Army Bridgewater Corps at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 25th with Colonels Lindsay and Lynette Rowe officiating assisted by Majors Wilson and Darlene Sutton. Refreshments to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Salvation Army Bridgewater Corps in Erma's memory.