Peacefully and gracefully surrounded by her family at Hospice Simcoe on Tuesday November 14, 2017 at the age of 86. Wife of Rod Crossley. Dear mother of David (Maria) Sim, Jimmy (Teresa) Sim, Michael (Cheryl) Sim, Carol (Glenn) Porter, Alan (Sherry) Sim, and Kathy Sim. Special aunt of Laura Wyatt. Proud and loving grandmother of Jordanna, Jennifer, Mike Jr., Jordan, Brandon, Samantha, Stephani, Jamie, Michelle, Aaron, Carlie, and great grandmother of Bowie, Carson, Ruby and Zax. Survived by brother Bill Knox and his family. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bernice’s memory may be made to Hospice Simcoe or Youth Haven and are greatly appreciated by the family.