Murphy - obit photoIt is with deeply saddened hearts the family of Arlene Sylvia Murphy announces her sudden passing at her home on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at the age of 74. Beloved wife of Charlie. Loving mother of Susan Knight and special second mother to Michele Young (Brad). Cherished Nana to Madison and Corson Young. Dear sister of Delphine (Bob) Jackson, Gerald (Karen) Wudrick, Bryan Wudrick, and Barb Wudrick. Sister-in-law of Judy, Diane, Lynn, Fred, and their families. Beloved aunt of many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and one great-great niece. Predeceased by her parents Frieda (1987) and Emil (1994) Wudrick, brother Lorne Wudrick (1987), and sister-in-law Molly (2013). Arlene volunteered for many organizations in the community, including Bluewater Health, which was the dearest to her heart.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Cremation has taken place. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Foundation (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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