Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Tuesday, November 6, 2012, Leah “Madeline” Howarth passed away at the age of 83. Madeline has gone to be with her beloved husband Norman (1987). Loving mother of Kathy and her husband Mike Sitter. Cherished grandmother of Shawn and his wife Shauna and Kelly and her husband John Taylor. Treasured great-grandmother of Owen, Megan, Madeline and Carter. Dear sister of Peggy Kelly and sister-in-law Audrey Ashton. Survived by niece Pauline Newell and nephew Peter Kelly. Predeceased by her parents Albert Belkow and Leah Wilson, her daughter Barbara Howarth and her niece Judy Kelly. Madeline will be missed by all those who knew and loved her. At Madeline’s request, a private family service will be held. Interment in Oil Springs Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the United Way or Canadian Red Cross (cheques only at the funeral home please). Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia.