Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at Twin Lakes Terrace, Norine Susan Gilkinson passed away. Beloved wife of Merlin Gilkinson. Loving mother of Trevor (Evelyn) Gilkinson and Kent (Linda) Gilkinson. Cherished grandmother of Nicola, Amanda, Courtney and Kayla. Dear sister of Ross Hurley of Alberta. Norine will be missed by all those who knew and loved her. She was known in the community for passionately teaching Scottish country dancing. Norine loved to travel the world, which took her to Australia where she was a tennis umpire at the Australian Open Tennis Tournament. A funeral service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation (cheques only at the funeral home please).