Peacefully on May 7, 2013, Gloria Owens of Bright’s Grove passed away at the age of 71. Beloved wife of Robert Owens for 51 years. Loving mother of Greggory Owens of London, Lee Anne Owens (Steven Partridge) of Sarnia and Jimmy Owens of Sarnia.  Cherished grandmother of Sean Owens (Breanne Wilson) of Sarnia, Dana Owens of Sarnia and Anthony English of Sarnia. Treasured great-grandmother of many great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Ken Underwood of London and Carol Marshall of Sarnia. Sister-in-law of Rosaline Owens of London and Larry and Pat Owens of Calgary. Survived by many nieces and nephews.

A special thank-you to the staff of Palliative Medicine at Bluewater Health for their care and compassion.

Family and friends will be received from 7:00-9:00 on Friday, May 10, 2013 and from 1:00-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to a charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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