Peacefully after a long battle with cancer on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at St Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia. Born in Scotland, CAROLINE CALLAGHAN (nee McNaughton) of Petrolia was in her 72nd year. Caroline is survived by her boyfriend and her Guardian Angel Rick MacKenzie, her son Sean Callaghan, her daughter Brooke and her husband Brian Cox, and her granddaughter Jordan. She will also be missed by her sisters Ruby Holtby, Sadie Barnier, and Janette Chalton. She was predeceased by her parents Archibald and Sarah McNaughton, and her siblings William, Betty, and Margaret. A Registered Practical Nurse, Caroline retired from C.E.E. Hospital in Petrolia, and prior to that she worked at Hospitals in St. Thomas and Niagara Falls. In her free time she enjoyed going to the casino with Rick and her sisters, and most importantly she loved spending time with the “apple of her eye”, Jordan. Visitors will be received on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm at the NEEDHAM-JAY FUNERAL HOME, Petrolia, where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 10:30 am. Interment will be on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at St. Thomas Cemetery, 67 West Ave., St. Thomas. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospice (www.stjosephshospice.ca) or Bluewater Health Foundation (www.bluewaterhealthfoundation.ca). Memories and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.
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