Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Wednesday, November 26, 2014, in the exceptional care of Bluewater Health, Anita Bridgette Marie Houle was ushered into the Hands of Jesus at the age of 70. Beloved wife of the late Roger. Loving and Devoted mother of LeeAnne Holmes, Lisa Gleeson (fiancé Drew Tucker), Ronald Houle and Melissa Blancher. Cherished grandmother of Corissa (Matthew) Zylstra, Courtney Holmes, Amy Gleeson (fiancé Freddy Alas), Christopher Gleeson Jr., Aaryn, Isaak, Laura (Sean) McLaughlin, Robert, Kaitlyn, Tyler, and Brittney. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Treasured sister of Jean (Henry) Knight and Edward (Diane) Vautour. Predeceased by her parents Clarence and Madeleine Vautour and sister Dora Vautour. Anita was known for her warm and loving heart, her family devotion, her enduring strength and her special love for all animals. Her and her family were humbled with gratitude for the exceptional care at Bluewater Health and the Trillium Villa Nursing Home. She will be dearly missed by the many hearts she touched throughout her lifetime. Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, and a memorial celebration of her life will be held at a later date. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Sarnia & District Humane Society or the charity of your choice by cheques only to the funeral home.

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