Passed away peacefully after a lengthy battle with ALS at the P.R.H.C. on Monday December 16, 2013. Marlene Nesbitt of Lakefield in her 66th year. Marlene will be remembered as a caring Educational Assistant who helped many students over her years with the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board. Loved and missed by her husband Larry and her daughter Shawntelle “Shawna”. Also missed by her brother Keith Warner (Una) of Apsley, her nephew Darren of Whitby and her great niece Ava. Lovingly remembered by all of the Nesbitt Family. Predeceased by her parents Kathleen and George Warner. Friends and relatives may call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL on Friday December 20, 2013 from 6-9 PM. A funeral service will be held in the chapel on Saturday December 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM. Memorial donations may be made to the ALS Society as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences by contacting the funeral home at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-652-3355. The family wishes to thank the wonderful team of caregivers at the P.R.H.C., Community Care Access Centre and the P.S.W.’s of Nightingale Nursing for their gentle care and support.