Peacefully on Thursday, November 7, 2013, at Bluewater Health Palliative Care, Marian Bigras passed away at the age of 82. Marian moved to Sarnia from Noranda, Quebec in 1957 with her loving husband of 58 years, Réal (deceased 2007). She worked for Canada Customs & Excise at Bluewater Bridge for 30 years. Marian was a member of Beta Sigma Phi and St. Benedict’s Roman Catholic Church and C.W.L. She is survived by several cousins and special niece Agnes Bigras, as well as her extended family Laura, Elmer and Kellyne Kochie. Predeceased by her parents Albert (1990) and Eleanor (2011) James and by her niece Michelle Broderick.
Cremation has taken place. At Marian’s request, no visitation will be held. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 11, 2013, at Resurrection Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Benedict’s Roman Catholic Church or the Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca