It is with deeply saddened hearts that the family of John Dillon announces his passing at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Mary for 64 years. Loving father of Linda (Barrie) Randall. Cherished grandfather of John Joseph, Carla, Jason (Alayna), Justin (Katie), Shana, Summer and J.D. Treasured great-grandfather of Berlyn, Layton, Leo and Charles. Predeceased by his son John. John was born in Scotland and was a Sarnia Policeman for 31 ½ years where he later became Staff Sergeant in the Traffic Division. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed playing darts. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 9, 2014, at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with family and friends being received one hour prior. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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