memcardPICPatricia, daughter of the late Gladys Whyte and Arthur Bannister.  Predeceased by her loving husband Jack (1998) of 43 years.  Survived by her children, Lee (Scott) Mathieson, Port Colborne, Greg (Mary) of Belle River, Terry Macaulay of Sarnia, Jody of Evansburg, Alberta, Brad (Julie), Andrea (Fred) Wessels both of Forest. Also her loving grandchildren, Wes (Samantha) of Calgary, Angela (Mike) of London, Brandi (Ben) of Howell, Michigan, Will of Vancouver, R.J. of Forest, Sean of Fort McMurray, Dan, Brent, Lauren of Forest, Cody of Fort McMurray and great grandson Fynn of Howell, Michigan. Predeceased by grandson Wyatt (2002). Pat will be remembered and cherished by her husband Jim Martell as a loving, caring, selfless woman who cherished family and friends above all.  Pat will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by her friends at home and also in Florida.  Also survived by Jim’s family, Jim (Martha) from Mar, Joe of Calgary, Joan of Courtright, Tom (Cathy) of Whitby, Pat (Suzanne) of Cold Lake Alberta along with many grandchildren and great grandchildren. Pat was a Member of the Forest and Lambton County School Boards, Member of Forest Town Council & Lambton County Council, served on many boards and organizations, member of Christ Anglican Church and St. Christopher’s Catholic Church. Visitation will be held at the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS (9 James St. South) on Sunday, October 20th, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9pm. Parish prayers will be said at 6:30pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, October 21st at 11am at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church (68 Union Street) with Father Greg Blonde Celebrant. Donations to the St. Christopher’s Church Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at  .

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