Crawford, Orma Grace McPhee (Thede), March 24, 1925 – April 9, 2012. In the comforting presence of family, Orma passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Easter Monday. She was pre-deceased by her beloved husband of 51 years, Orval, in 1998. Orma will be sadly missed and mourned by her loving children Heather, Paul (Joanne), and Craig ., and her much loved grandchildren, Tori, Joe, Tara and Jordan. She is also survived by sister in-law, Doreen Knowles, cousin Olive Gunn, many nieces and nephews and grand-dog Archie. Orma worked for many years as secretary at High Park and Parkview Schools. She was a charter member of High Park United Church and a long time member of the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club. A kind and gentle spirit, Orma enjoyed the adventures of travel, the challenges of the golf course, the bridge table and the Toronto Blue Jays, as well as the company and laughter of her family and many friends. She remained determined, optimistic and interested in the world around her until the end. Cremation has taken place and funeral service will be held from the Chapel of the D.J. ROBB FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE on Friday April 13, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday April 12th, 2012, from 2-4 and 7 – 9 p.m. Donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or High Park United Church would be appreciated by the family.

The D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre

102 N. Victoria St.

Sarnia, ON., N7T 5W9

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