HUGHES: Loraine Marie (nee Mitchener), of St. Thomas
HUGHES, Loraine Marie (nee Mitchener), of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at the age of 62. Loved mother of Bryan Hughes (Robyn) of Peterborough, and Jason Hughes (Brandy) of London. Dear sister of Ted Mitchener (Glenna) of Oakville. Loved aunt of Rebecca Mitchener (Rob De Sousa) of Brampton, Vanessa Bell-Mickle (Matt), and Alex Mitchener, all of Oakville. Great aunt of Annabella, Veronica and Matilda. Also sadly missed by several aunts, uncles and cousins. Loraine was born in London, ON, December 7, 1951, the beloved daughter of the late Clare and Aleen (nee Jones) Mitchener. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place. A public memorial service to celebrate Loraine’s life will be held at the Community of Christ, 105 Fairview Ave., St. Thomas on Saturday, January 25th at 11:00 a.m. Flowers gratefully declined. If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of one’s choice will be appreciated. The family is indebted to Loraine’s circle of friends for all their care and compassion. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).