At C.E.E. Hospital of Bluewater Health, Petrolia on Saturday, August 18, 2012. ILENE De KEYSER (nee LeConte), 77 years, of Petrolia and formerly of Oil Springs.  Ilene was predeceased by her husband Charles (1983), a son Charles (2008), and a daughter Christine (1967).  She will be missed by her son Richard De Keyser and Faye Oliver of London, her daughter-in-law Lena De Keyser of Sarnia, her grandchildren Paul and his wife Denise De Keyser and their son Broady, Patricia De Keyser, Darryl De Keyser and Dayna Somes, and Craig De Keyser.  She will also be missed by her daughter-in-law Maureen Matthews and her only niece Linda and her husband Gerry Borden.  She was also predeceased by a sister Pauline Murray (2001) and a brother William F. LeConte (2005).  Ilene was a member of St. Paul’s United Church and Oil Springs United Church U.C.W.’s and the Lady Washington Rebekah Lodge.  Visitors will be received on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia, where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:30 p.m., with Pat Milliken of St. Paul’s United Church officiating.  Interment in Oil Springs Cemetery.  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to Canadian Cancer Society (Research) or C.E.E. Hospital Foundation.  Memories, condolences, and pictures may be shared on-line at

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