Peacefully in her sleep, at Afton Park Place, Frieda “Granny” Pavey, a Sarnia resident for the past 60 years, passed away on June 19, 2012.  She had just celebrated her 95th birthday with family on June 13, 2012.   Beloved wife of the late Fred (Jake) Pavey Sr. (deceased 1991) and mother of John Pavey (Anna), Laureen Norland, Fred Pavey Jr. (Carol), Norm Pavey (Penny) and Bob Pavey (Sharon).  Survived by sister, Edna Allison (Ken) of Petrolia.  Pre-deceased by brother, Fred Charlton (Isobel), of Tobermory and sister, Grace Tomlinson (Bruce), of Petrolia, as well as daughter-in-law, Carol Batey (2001).  Frieda (and Jake) will be forever lovingly remembered and missed by their family, including their many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  In honour of Frieda’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a private interment ceremony with her family will follow.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the War Amps of Canada, the Salvation Army, or the charity of your choice.  Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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