At Bluewater Health on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, SHIRLEY BERNICE (SMITH) RICK, age 90 of Sarnia passed away peacefully with her family at her side. She was predeceased by her dear husband Walter Rick (2002). She was the loving mother of Larry Rick and his wife Shirley and Patricia Ward, cherished grandmother of Sherry Crawford (Greg), Jeff Rick, Craig Ward (Julie), great-grandmother of Trevor, Kelsey, Jorja, Madison and Mackenzie. She was predeceased by sisters, Alvena Cook and June Swanson and brothers Verdun and Kenneth Smith. At Shirley’s request private family services will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre. Sympathy expressed through donations to Bluewater Health Foundation or St. Joseph’s Hospice would be appreciated by the family. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through

“The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Greensmith, Bluewater Health Palliative Care, CCAC Nursing and Bayshore for their care and compassion.”

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