Cassin-cardphotoCassin, Herman Leo “Red” passed away on October 8th, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Hospice with his family by his side.   Lovingly remembered by wife Doreen (Collins); children Lee Anne (Pat) Lepore, Terry Conway, Patti (Darrell) Cannon, and Michael (Tanya) Cassin; grandchildren Christopher (Carrie) Cannon, Julie (Bryan) Knapp, Natalie (Randy) Cunningham, Colleen (Joe) Spadafora, and Katie (Andrew) Uyede; adored by great grandchildren Dante, Spencer, Kylie and Milania.   Red was born September 4, 1936 to Raymond and Mary Cassin (McHenry) in Corunna. He is survived by brothers Jim, Stan (Barbara), Roy, Larry (Mary), Brian (Mary-Jane), Bill (Donna), and his sister Suzanne (Richard) Rysak, and predeceased by his brother Frank (Florence).   Herman retired after 34 years at the P.O.D. division of Dow Chemical.   Family and friends will be received at Smith Funeral Home 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Friday October 11, 2013 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. with a private family visitation from 6:00-7:00 p.m.   A funeral service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Saturday October 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with cremation to follow.   Donations to the St. Joseph’s Hospice would be greatly appreciated, the staff and volunteers made his short stay as comfortable as possible. (cheques only at the funeral home please).   Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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