Norman Pilgrim


Passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 29, 2023 at the age of 87 years.
Beloved husband of Marilyn Desjardins (nee Moore) and the late Lois Pilgrim (nee Shannon). Loving father of Heather Coughlin (Brian), Kevin Pilgrim (Sharon) and Sherri Burrows (Marty). Cherished grandfather of Katrina Thurston (Ivor), Brett Coughlin (Stefanie), Cody Coughlin (Casey), Trystan, Chelsea, Keagan Pilgrim, Gavin, Tyson Burrows and great-grandfather of Dallas, Neah, Finley, Everly Coughlin, Leo and Tate Thurston. Dear brother of Evelyn Gogolin (late Sam) and Wilfred Pilgrim (Theresa). Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and the Desjardins family.

Predeceased by brothers, Elmer, Lloyd and Carl Pilgrim.

Respecting Norman’s wishes, cremation has taken place. As an expression of sympathy, donations to Caressant Care Nursing Home, Cobden, ON appreciated. Online condolences and donations available at