Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Sunday, May 19, 2013 in her 84th year.  Predeceased by her parents,  Alfred and Marjorie Smith.  Loving mother of Stephen (Rae) Mason, and Debbie (Rick) Pawelczyk.  Proud Nana of Christine, Tyler, Steve, and Courtney.  Marion is survived by her sister Gwen Martindale and will be sadly missed by all.  The entire family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Joseph Brant Hospital for all their loving care and support over the past few weeks.  Cremation has taken place.  A Memorial Reception will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 from 6-8 p.m.  Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Book of Condolence at

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