McCANDLESS: Mrs. Doris (nee Grainger), of St. Thomas, formerly of Fingal
McCANDLESS, Mrs. Doris (nee Grainger), of St. Thomas, formerly of Fingal, passed into the presence of her Lord at the Valleyview Home on Wednesday, December 25, 2013, in her 91st year. Beloved wife of C. Lyle McCandless. Dearly loved mother of John McCandless (Joan) of R.R.#1, Port Stanley, David McCandless (Sandra) of St. Thomas, Priscilla Kember of Sarnia, Philip McCandless (Marilyn) of Forest, Ruth Haldenby (Jeff) of Aylmer, and Stephen McCandless (Heidi) of Burks Falls. Dear sister of Wilma Virgint (Harold) of Orillia, Ruth Lamont (Robert) of Edmonton, AB, late Eileen Spreeman and late Laurie Grainger. Also fondly remembered by many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Born in Toronto, ON, April 26, 1923, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary (nee Lee) Grainger. Doris was in fellowship with the Christians Gathered in the Name of the Lord Jesus Christ (Gospel Hall), 1 Sunset Dr., St. Thomas. Relatives and friends will be received by the family on Monday evening, December 30th from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160). The funeral service will be held at the Gospel Hall, 1 Sunset Dr., St. Thomas on Tuesday, December 31st at 2:00 p.m. (Relatives and friends will be received one hour prior.) Interment in Union Cemetery.