Passed away peacefully with family by her side on January 14, 2014 at 84 years of age. Dear wife of the late Maurice Ouellette (1964). Daughter of the late Dennis and Bernadette Girard. Loving mother of Paul and wife Roz, Leo and wife Barb, Marie and husband Mark Morand, Louis and wife Donna, Susan Currie, John and wife Tammy. Cherished mom to Tommy Zebic, Grace and husband Rob Garant, David McMillan and her special angel, the late David Owcher. Treasured grandmother of 18 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Dearest sister of Madeleine (late Herbert), late Lawrence (Agnes), Gord (Dolly), and Jean (Gatean). Also survived by many brother and sisters-laws as well as nieces and nephews.  Julia fostered 186 children for over 40 years with the Children’s Aid Society. She was a 70 member of the CWL in McGregor. Julia is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North, Essex on Sunday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m.  Parish Prayers, Ladies Auxiliary and CWL Sunday 3 p.m. On Monday, friends are invited to meet the family after 10 a.m. at St. Clement’s Church (Walker Rd. McGregor) followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m.   Interment to follow at St. Clement’s Church Cemetery. Donations may be made to Windsor Regional Cancer Centre Foundation. You may send your condolences online at

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