LORTIE, Gayle (Placzek) – Peacefully at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia on Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at the age of 76. Mother of Renee, Picton. Sister of Pat Meraw, Sarnia, Dan (Ann) Placzek, Sarnia and Jim (Tip) Placzek, Vancouver. Gayle will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews, Lisa, Mike, Tom, Andon, Dan, Pat and Dean; and special friends Connie, Lida and Chris.  Predeceased by parents Anthony & Agatha Placzek. Friends will be received at St. Benedict’s Church on Tuesday, August 7th from 9-10 a.m.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. Raju Allumpurath at St. Benedict’s Church at 10 a.m. Interment St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Corunna. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to a charity of their choice.  Arrangements entrusted to McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 519-344-3131. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

A tree will be planted in memory of Gayle Lortie in the McKenzie & Blundy Memorial Forest. Dedication service Sunday, September 16th, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wawanosh Wetlands Conservation Area

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