Surrounded by loving family, on Sunday, June 8, 2014, Norman Rouville Alix passed away at the age of 75. Loving husband of Judy Alix. Beloved father of Tara Alix, Michael Williams (Dawn), and Joseph Alix (Tiffany).Lovingly missed by 11 cherished grandchildren and three treasured great-grandchildren. Brother of Yvonne Alix and Dan Alix (Juanita). Survived by brother-in-law John Dawson (Susan), Jim Dawson (Shirley), Thomas Dawson and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Francis and Rouville Alix and sister Lorraine.Norman was a well known businessman in Sarnia for 30 years, and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Wednesday, June 11, 2014 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A funeral service will take place on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home. Cremation to follow, with a private interment at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice in lieu of flowers (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca
After a courageous battle, the body succumbed, but the spirit soared.