Peeters, Marie-Anne (nee Lamberigts)

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Passed away peacefully on January 12, 2017 at 92 years of age.  Predeceased by her beloved husband Joseph.  Cherished mother of Edwin (Nanaimo, B.C.), Allan & wife Rose (Windsor, ON), and Brian & wife LeeAnne (LaSalle, ON).  Adored grandmother of Tanya & Warren (Calgary, AB), Sky & Andy (Yellowknife, NT), Paul (Calgary, AB), Keenan (Lynwood, Illinois), Nikolas & Rachel (Kelowna, BC), Stephanie & Matt (Ottawa, ON), Robert & Daria (Windsor, ON), Kelly (Windsor, ON), Kassandra (Windsor, ON), Tanya (Charlottetown, PEI), Curtis & Katelyn (Windsor, ON), and Jillian (Toronto, ON).  Loving great-grandmother of Eden, Madyson, Destiny, Hannah, Paige, Mackenzie, Brayden, Morgan, Nathaniel, Cody, Emmitt, Meadow, Emery, Alexander, Brock, Jeffery and Connor.  Visitation Monday from 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 Interment Windsor Memorial Gardens.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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Hampton, Phyllis

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully at home with her family by her side Phyllis slipped away on January 20th, 2017. Born Phyllis Mildred Langille on April 17th, 1919 in Truro, Nova Scotia. Reunited with her beloved husband Harold (2003), best friend and loving mother Cheryl Afanasiew (Walter) and Stephen. Doting gramma of Daniel (Sarah) and Matthew (Sara) and great gramma of Thomas and Emily. Survived by her sister-in-law Maureen Hampton and brother-in-law Gene David. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. The family is grateful to her nurses Filomena, Sal, Maryanne, Michelle and to the personal support workers Janet, Carol, Christine, Melissa and Ashley for the tender loving care and the respect they showed her. Visitation Monday 3-5pm and 7-9pm. Funeral Tuesday at 11:30am at Families First 585 Sandwich St. S. Amherstburg 519-969-5841. Share Memories or photos at www.familiesfirst.ca

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Sinasac, Leonard Francis

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully on January 19, 2017 in his 89th year. Loving husband of Jane for 63 years. Dear father of Dave of Amherstburg, Rob and wife Colleen of Oakville, Donna and husband Glenn Russette of LaSalle, and Paul of Windsor. Beloved son of the late Earl and Anna Sinasac. Dearest Pip of Adam, Sarah, Kevin, and Andrea. Treasured Great Pip of Declan, Isla, Moira and Mackenzie. Predeceased by his siblings Clarence and wife Veronica, Leo and wife Eileen, Murray, Raymond, Kenneth, and Evelyn (Lawrence). Brother-in-law of the late Virginia Atherton (2009), the late Joe and wife Eleanor Dufour, Jim Dufour, Gord Dufour and his late wife Pat, the late Ron and wife Nina Dufour. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Len retired from Chrysler Canada after 33 years of service. He was a longtime member of St. Gabriel’s Church and St. John de Brebeuf.  Len was also a charter member of the Knights of Columbus # 4386. If you so desire, donations to Windsor and Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Sunday 3-5pm and 7-9pm with a Knights of Columbus prayer service at 7:30pm. Funeral Monday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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GORDON, Elmer Stewart of Sarnia

GORDON, Elmer Stewart – At Sumac Lodge on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Beatrice. Dear father of Lori (Murray) Chicoine, Oshawa and Ronald (Julie) Gordon, Bright’s Grove. Loving grandfather of Dylan, Riley, Kayla, Jenna, Bradley and Stacey. Great-grandfather of Gage and Shelby. Brother of Jack (late Florida) Gordon, Blind River. Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Friday January 20, 2017, from 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel on Saturday, January 21st. at 11 a.m. Interment will take place in Greenlawn Cemetery, Windsor. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

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HARLOW: Thomas George William of Chatsworth, formerly of Georgetown

Posted by on January 20, 2017

Peacefully on January 14th, 2017; Thomas George William Harlow of Chatsworth, formerly of Georgetown, passed away in his 66th year after a battling cancer.

Lovingly remembered by his children Adam Harlow of Vancouver BC and Annie Harlow and her husband Tyler Damen on Strathroy Ontario.

He is dearly missed by his beloved horses Beauty and Champ and dog Perro.

Tom is also remembered by his siblings Steve Harlow and Jack Harlow.

Predeceased by his parents Ray and Julie Harlow and brother David (Chipper) Harlow.

Family and friends will be received on Saturday, January 28th from 1:00-2:00 pm at Jones Funeral Home in Georgetown with a Memorial Service to follow at 2:00p.m.

Donations to Princess Margaret Hospital would be appreciated by the family.

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Huth, Margaret

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Passed away peacefully, on January 18, 2017 at 96 years of age.  Beloved wife of the late George.  Loving mother of Mary Margaret, Joanne, Gerald, and Tish.  Cherished grandmother of Carl, Lana, Paul, Kristin, Erica, and great grandmother of Taylor, Ethan, Lauren and Christopher.  A private family service was held at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841.  Share memories, photos at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Smith, Robert James

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 18, 2017 at 78 years of age. Beloved husband of Diane for 53 years. Cherished father of Karen and husband Darren Gravelle and the late Kelly Lynn Smith (1987). Loving DeeDaw of Kylie, Hannah, Maya and Ava. Dear brother-in-law of David and wife Connie Briant and their children Jane and husband Bill, Tom and wife Heather, Ellen and husband Chris. Dear great uncle of Julia, Allison, William and Ian. Robert will be missed by many dear friends. Robert worked at General Motors as a Resident Comptroller in Windsor for 23 years. Robert and Diane were on a trip in their beloved Costa Rica where Robert fell ill. Special thank you to the staff at CIMA Hospital/Guanacaste and San Jose. Also thank you to the Medical Air Ambulance team from San Jose to Windsor and special thanks to the WRH Met Campus I.C.U staff and Dr. Dhar for their end of life care and compassion. If you so desire, donations to Windsor/Essex Hospitals Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Sunday from 5-8pm. Funeral Monday at 11:30am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Procession Windsor Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca   Forever in our Hearts

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HUTTON: David Charles of Forest, Ontario

Posted by on January 19, 2017

Peacefully on Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at Bluewater Health in Sarnia. Dave Hutton of Forest in his 86th year. Dave is survived by his loving wife Margaret “Peg” and by his children Larry (Sabine) Hutton of Forest and Bill (Debbie) Hutton of Forest. Dave will be remembered by his grandchildren Erin (Adam) Glenn, Brianne (Jeremy) Roder, Morgan Hutton, Tiana (Terry) Paddy and Scott Odorizzi. Also remembered by his great grandchildren Miller and Shayla Glenn; Arlee, Zoey and Dekker Roder; Avaia and Alikae Paddy. Dave was the last surviving sibling of 7. Survived by his sister-in-law Marilyn Hutton of London and by many nieces and nephews. Dave was a proud and dedicated volunteer Fireman with the Forest Fire Department for 50 years. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 at DENNING’S OF FOREST from 2-4 and 7-9p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at Denning’s on Monday, January 23rd at 11a.m. Interment to follow at Beechwood Cemetery. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kidney Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

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JENNINGS, Phyllis Florence Evelyn (nee Lewis) of Sarnia

JENNINGS, Phyllis Florence Evelyn – Holding the hands of her loving husband and daughter, Phyllis Jennings died peacefully at Twin Lakes Terrace on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of Charles Thomas “Tom” Jennings. Loving mother of Phyllis O’Brien & her husband Dan, Sarnia. Dear step-mother of Deborah Harrison & her husband David, Sarnia, Joanna Jennings, Sarnia and Wesley Jennings & his wife Lee Ann, Brampton. Cherished grandmother of 5 and great-grandmother of 7. Sister-in-law of Margaret Lewis, England. Predeceased by her parents Lawrence & Florence Lewis and her brothers John & Terry Lewis, first husband Harry Jennings and step-son Brian Jennings. Phyllis loved to ballroom dance and travel. She excelled at knitting, crocheting, baking and sewing. Phyllis was an avid reader. She was a long time member of Parker Street and Dunlop United Church where she enjoyed singing in the choir and was also a cub leader. Above all Phyllis loved her family and spending time with them meant the world to her. Her husband Tom says Phyllis was the most beautiful woman in the world and she was the sunshine of his life. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Sunday, January 22, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. on Monday, January 23rd at Dunlop United Church. Private family interment will take place at Lakeview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to Dunlop United Church, 757 Rosedale Ave. Sarnia, N7V 1Z8 to help support their community outreach programs. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

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MATER: Kathleen formerly of Oakdale

Posted by on January 18, 2017

Mater: Kathleen Evelyn (Adams), formerly of Oakdale, passed away peacefully at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in her 97th year. Kathleen will be reunited with her late husband Llewellyn, who passed away March 25, 2003. She will be greatly missed and loved by her children Robert (friend Lillian), Helen Williams (Ernie), and Mona Begg. Loving grandmother to Michelle Bidner (Todd), Rodney Mater (Tammy), Kevin Dobbyn (Amy), Bernadine Libreiro (Joe), Jason Mater (Pam), Cynthia Britton (Sean), Aaron Mater (Tina). Cherished great grandmother to Dylan Carter, Colton Bidner, Josh, Thomas, Maggie, Jonathan, Matthew, and Levi Mater, Alexa and Aidan Dobbyn, Liam Britton, Tony, Emma, and Jesse Libreiro and Shelby Mater. Predeceased by her sister and brother-in-law Dorothy and George Hale. The Mater family will receive friends and family at the John C. Badder Funeral Home, 72 Victoria St., Thamesville on Friday, January 20, 2017 from 11:30 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. followed by the service at 1:00 p.m. Donations in Kathleen’s memory can be made to the C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia. Online condolences and donations may be left at www.badderfuneralhome.com

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BROCK: JOHN DOUGLAS OF SARNIA

Posted by on January 18, 2017

 BROCK, JOHN DOUGLAS- Age 70, passed away at Bluewater Health on January 17, 2017. Survived by his wife Lynda Brock, his daughter Connie Brock (Bob MacLeod) and son Jeff Brock. Grandkids Eric, Deidre Brock, Celia and Sabrina Brock. John leaves behind his siblings Betty Anne Hardy, Lynda (Jim) Bond and Dave Brock. John is predeceased by his parents Ruth and Wilfred Brock, son Robert Brock and Sister Marilyn (Goulding) Miller.

In keeping with John’s wishes cremation has taken place and there will be a family Celebration of John’s life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements entrusted to the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia)

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Graham, Brian of Sarnia

Posted by on January 18, 2017

GRAHAM, BRIAN – On Monday, January 16, 2017, Brian Allen Graham, age 64 of Sarnia passed away. He is survived by his daughter Vanessa Graham, his sisters Donna Graham, Sandra Graham, Lillian Cole, Eleanor Steiner and brother David Graham. Many nieces and nephews also survive. He was predeceased by his parents Donald and Joyce Graham and nephews Rodney Cote and Stan Cole. Brian was a performer and entertainer and loved to make people laugh. Funeral Services will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (102 N. Victoria St., Sarnia) on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral on Friday prior to the service beginning at 1:00 pm. Memories and messages of condolence may be sent through www.djrobb.on.ca

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BOONE: Keas Casper of Mooretown

Posted by on January 17, 2017

BOONE, Keas Casper – Age 79 of Mooretown, passed away on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Bluewater Health, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Anny Boone. Loving father of Michael and his wife Judy, Patrick and his wife Christa, Steven and his wife Kari. Cherished grandfather of Chloe, Emma, Carter, Madelyn, Ryleigh and Maggie. Dear brother of Lenie, Jean (Alan), Casper (Sylvia). Predeceased by his sister Annie. Keas was a very active Masonic Lodge member in the Sarnia District. Moore Masonic Lodge No. 294 will conduct a Memorial Service on Friday, January 20, 2017 at 6:30pm from STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Friends will be received Friday, January 20, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM. Funeral Service to be held Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home. Interment to follow at Moore Union Cemetery, Mooretown. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the London Regional Cancer Program (cheques only). Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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SONES: Margaret Ann

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Peacefully surrounded by her loving family, on Sunday, January 15, 2017, at Vision Nursing Home, Sarnia, Ontario, Margaret Ann Sones (née Gilmour) passed away at the age of 88. Beloved wife of Bob for 64 years.  Loving mother of Robert (Elizabeth Dunn) and Kelly (Geoff Gordon). Cherished grandmother of Catherine, Michelle, Keira and Siobhan.  Predeceased by her parents Jesse and Vera Gilmour and her sister Norma (the late Maurice Martin).  Margaret was born in Hamilton and graduated as a Registered Nurse from Hamilton General Hospital in 1952.  The family wishes to thank Marg’s longtime personal support workers/friends Cheryl and Irene, as well as Dr. Gannon and the wonderful Huron Crescent staff at Vision Nursing Home.  Margaret loved to laugh, read and cook her family’s favourite dishes.  She touched many people with her warmth and sense of humour.  Cremation has taken place.  A private family service will be held.  Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society or your local district of the Humane Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).  Arrangements entrusted to SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, Ontario.

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SMITH: Joseph

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Joe Smith passed away peacefully at Vision Nursing Home with his family by his side, on Wednesday, January 11, 2017, at the age of 95. Dad can now be reunited with the love of his life, Phyllis, whom he lost way too early (26 years ago). Joe is survived by his two daughters; Emily (Don) Pettypiece and JoAnne (Paul) Bugler, his son Brent (Cindy) Smith, his six grandchildren; Heather Pettypiece, Lynn (Shawn) Hebb, Scott (Heather) Bugler, Kirk (Diane) Bugler, Jennifer Smith and Chris Smith, and his five great-grandchildren; Aidan, Jacob, Annabelle, Everleigh and Jaxon. Also survived by his sister Joyce and predeceased by his sister Olive. Joe worked for Murphy Tobacco for 50 years, first as a salesman and then as a manager in Sarnia. Many young men started work at Murphy before going on to the plants, they all had great things to say about Joe and he treated them all with fondness and respect. He was a Sting Season Ticket holder for 17 years until he could not go anymore. Joe was also a devoted Leaf and Jays fan. “Poppy” loved his grandkids and never missed a sporting event or activity that they were involved in. The family would like to thank the wonderful caring staff of Vision Nursing Home. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Paterson Memorial Church Roof Fund (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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MINIELLY: Thelma Martha

Posted by on January 17, 2017

It is with saddened hearts that the family of Thelma Martha Minielly announce her passing, on Saturday, January 14, 2017, at her home, at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Lloyd (2000). Loving mother of Russell (Irene), Fran Boyd (Tom Debranski) and Roy (Dawn-Marie). Cherished grandmother of Craig (Lisa), Kara (Larry) Muzzatti, Paula (Craig) Boucher, Lana Boyd, Jesse (Katie) Minielly, Kelly (Jessie) Minielly, Candace Armstrong and Shelby (Shelby) Armstrong. Treasured great-grandmother of Mason and Meg Minielly, Elia and Austin Muzzatti, Hunter and Janelle Boucher, Jett Johnson and Ainsley Minielly. Survived by sister-in-laws Aileen McKellar, Beth White and Orlene Pascoe. Predeceased by her brother Delmer Pascoe. Thelma was a long time member of Camlachie United Church and was a resident of Brights Grove for many years. She loved playing cards, a good game of euchre, and cooking for her loved ones. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Cremation has taken place. At Thelma’s request, a private family service will be held. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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GRANT: Lucille Audrey (n. Houghton)

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Now in her Heavenly home, Lucille Audrey Grant (nee Houghton) passed away peacefully, on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at Extendicare London, surrounded by love, in her 79th year. Beloved wife for 59 years of the late Gary David Grant (January 2, 2016). Dear mother of Martin (the late Joan)(Linda Lucas) Mason-Grant, Brian (Lynn Southgate), Matthew (Lorraine Cash), Jennifer (Peter) Bright and the late baby Kathryn. Loving Nana of Jay (Leanne), Corey, Thomas, Wesley, Sarah (Quinn), Alex, Ben, Chris, Katie, Noah, Ozzie, and Whitney. Treasured great-grandmother of Wally, Tilly, Ellie, and Jo. Cherished daughter of the late Syndey Ira and the late Twila Houghton. Dear sister of Don (the late Helen) Houghton, Marjorie (John) Quinney, the late Murray (Betty) Houghton, Phyllis (John) McNeil and Alvin (Heather) Houghton. Sister-in-law of the late Don (the late Mary) Grant and the late Mac (Lois) Grant. Remembered lovingly by many nieces and nephews. Lucille quietly served for many years as a member of Temple Baptist Church and supported outreach and worldwide missions. She will be missed by all whose lives she touched. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at 11:00 a.m., with family and friends being received one hour prior to the service. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Alzheimer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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BROWN: Blair Campbell

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Surrounded by family, on Thursday, January 12, 2017, Blair Campbell Brown passed away at Afton Park Place at the age of 85. Beloved husband of Anita for 58 years. Loving father of Kim (Ron) Arnold, Terry (Tammy) Brown, Carol (Mark) Loffhagen, and Heather (Steve) Forbes. Cherished grandfather of Mike and Michelle Arnold, Josh and Keegan Brown, Gordon and Blair Tate, and Courtney and Logan Forbes. Dear great-grandfather of Hudson Brown. Dearly missed by his nieces Judy (Frank) Neelands and Sheila (Bill) Jones, sister-in-law Anne, brother-in-law Adelard, Ernie and Nelson, sister-in-law Carol and Linda, by the Keir family, his good friend John Carter, and by all of those who knew and loved him. Predeceased by his parents Blair and Helen Brown, brother Mack (2003) and sister-in-law Ruth. Blair was an avid sports fan, endlessly supporting the Toronto Blue Jays and the Toronto Maple Leafs.   In 1966, when Blair moved to Sarnia with his wife and young family of two, he was employed at Catalytic Enterprises where he worked for many years, later working for Octagon where he was able to utilize his skills in drafting piping designs at various locations within Chemical Valley. Blair is now in Heaven creating heavenly designs and in his spare time he’s sitting back watching his beloved Blue Jays or Toronto Maple Leafs play. Family and friends will be received on Monday, January 16, 2017 at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Cremation to follow. A graveside service will be held at Lakeview Cemetery at a later date. We would sincerely like to thank Dr. Borek, everyone who cared for Blair at Afton Park Place, Bluewater Health and Lambton EMS. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to a charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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PARK: Myrtle May (n. Ford)

Posted by on January 17, 2017

Peacefully, with her family at her side at Trillium Villa Nursing Home on Friday, January 13, 2017, Myrtle May Park (nee Ford) passed away at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late Ralph Park (1977). Loving mother of Lorraine Molloy. Cherished grandmother of Melody (Jose) Pereira. Treasured great-grandmother of Lisa and Amanda Pereira and great-great-grandmother of Jaxon D’Angela. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Monday, January 16, 2017, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. Interment to follow in Lakeview Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to World Vision or Christian Blind Mission (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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CAMPBELL: Donna Marie

Posted by on January 16, 2017

Campbell, Donna Marie (nee Miller)

Peacefully, and with dignity, Donna passed away on Sunday, January 15th, 2017 surrounded by the love of her family, after a stubborn and courageous struggle. Donna was the beloved wife of Leslie for over 62 years, having started their married life together on Christmas Day 1954. Donna was the loving and proud mother of Lesley (Frank) Hollingsworth, Dan (late Terri) Campbell, Andy (Jackie) Campbell and Cathy (Dan) Giles. She was the adored and special Grandma and Great Grandma to Bobbi Hollingsworth, Jessi (Jason) Bettencourt and their son Niko and his soon to be born sister; Alex Campbell (Sydney Carroll); Ashley Campbell (Chris Pain) and their son due in April; Erin, Jason and Sarah Campbell; Andrea (Shane) Alderman and their children Brooklynn, Parks and Marius and Nathan Giles (Bekah Wilkie) and their son Noah.

Donna is survived by her brother Doug (Kathy) Miller, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Joyce Campbell, Elwood (Loretta) Campbell and Marilyn (Jim) Cooley and their families. She was predeceased by her parents Alvin (Jessie) Miller and father-in-law and mother-in-law Allen (Harriet) Campbell.

Donna had careers as a teacher and working at CIBC for many years; however, her proudest and greatest accomplishment was her family and home. Her passions of reading, knitting, crocheting, crafting, cooking and baking have been passed down to many of us.

As per Donna’s wishes cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY on Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Canadian Lung Association or Heart and Stroke Foundation.

“I am at peace; my soul is at rest. There is no need for tears, for with your love I was so blessed, for all those many years”.

 

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MILTON: Deborah Jane of Sarnia

Posted by on January 16, 2017

MILTON, Deborah Jane – It is with great sorrow that the family of Deborah Jane Milton announce her sudden passing at Afton Park Place, Sarnia on Monday, January 16, 2017. Cherished mother of Pamela Bailey of Hundred Mile House B.C. and Alex Bailey (Debbie Arabia) of Kamloops B.C.. Loved Grandma of Kura, Reid, Tia & Kale Bailey. Great-Grandma of Aiden and Quinn. Much loved sister of Mary Ann Powell (Lorne) of Corunna and Martha Wilson (Dan) of Petrolia. Special Aunt to Lee (Bonnie) Merrick, Lance Merrick, Kyle Merrick and Julie (Ryan) Bedard. Predeceased by her parents Joseph & Bernice Milton of Brigden and special nephew Brent Merrick. Deb had a wonderful sense of humour, loved family gatherings, playing cards, classic rock music and sharing memories of the good times. The family would like to express their deep appreciation for the loving care given to Deb from the wonderful staff of the Sarnia Dialysis Unit and the staff of Afton Park Place. Friends will be received Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Funeral Service to be held Friday, January 20, 2017 at 11:00 AM from the funeral home with Allan McKeown officiating. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may make contributions to the Bluewater Health – Dialysis Unit, Sarnia or the charity of your choice. Memories and condolences may be sent online at www.steadmanbrothers.ca. Steadman Brothers 519-864-1193.

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Smith, Lawrence “Larry” of Petrolia

Posted by on January 16, 2017

Peacefully at his home on Sunday, January 15, 2017, LAWRENCE “LARRY” JOHN SMITH of Petrolia, died at the age of 65.  Beloved husband to Alma Smith (nee VanGrimberghe) for 40 years.  Loving dad to Julie (Scott) Lylander and Michael Smith.  Proud grandpa to Jayden and Darren.  Loved uncle to Gary and Susanne.  Larry was a loving friend to Jeff and Jen Armstrong and Jerry and Marsha Dupuis.  The family would like to thank Dr. Daniel, Dr. Combeen, and Dr. Yoshida for their excellent and compassionate care and the VHA team for their excellent homecare.  Arrangements entrusted to Needham-Jay Funeral Home.  Cremation has taken place.  A private graveside service will take place at Warwick Community Cemetery at a later date.  As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the C.E.E. Hospital Foundation.  Memories, pictures and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com

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RADZIEWICZ, Joshua Michael of Sarnia

RADZIEWICZ, JOSHUA MICHAEL – It is with great sadness we announce the sudden death of Joshua Michael Radziewicz on Friday January 13, 2017 at the age of 30.   Beloved son and best friend of Alex Radziewicz & his wife Kim, Sarnia.  Cherished nephew of Maria Radziewicz, Sarnia.  Loving brother of Jessica Haughton & her husband Jeff and daughter Reese, Wyoming, Gabrielle, Sarnia, Emma Jane Firlotte, Vernon, BC.  Dear grandson of Nanny Anne Firlotte and Pappy Arnold Firlotte, Campbellton, NB.  Nephew of Steven Firlotte.  Also survived by his great aunt Corinne and great uncle Bert, cousin Leslie and her son Callum, mother Stacy Firlotte, Kelowna, BC and many other relatives and friends. Predeceased by his grandma Italia and grandfather  Mike.  Josh was born in Sarnia. All through life, he had a love of music and the arts which gave him tremendous joy. Josh will always be remembered as someone who tried to bring joy to people’s lives with his love and happiness. He left a tremendous impact on anyone he met with his joyous and loving spirit. Josh’s love of travel and exploring new horizons took him to many provinces across Canada. Josh has finally found the peace he so desperately searched for.  Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 N. Christina St., Sarnia on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. where prayers will be offered at 6:15 p.m.  Cremation to follow.  A private family interment will take place in the spring which was Josh’s favorite time of the year.  Josh will be interred alongside his grandma Italia whom he missed greatly.  As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association, 210 Lochiel St., Sarnia N7T 4C7 or Sarnia Lambton Suicide Prevention.  Messages of condolence & memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com

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HERRINGTON: Mac of Strathroy, formerly of Arkona

Posted by on January 15, 2017

Peacefully on January 12th, 2017 at Country Terrace; Mac Herrington of Strathroy, formerly of Arkona, in his 87th year. Lovingly remembered by his wife Marion Herrington (Tackaberry) for 59 years and by his children Ken (Cyndy) Herrington and Jack Herrington both of Kerwood. Dear grandpa to Toni (Craig) Sanders and Brad (Ashley) Herrington. Loving great grandfather to Joshua Wood, Blake and Nathan Sanders and Adalyn Herrington. Mac is remembered by his siblings; Kathlene Arrand (George+) and in-laws George Tackaberry (Joyce+), Ila Herrington (George+) and Eileen Herrington (Grant+). Predeceased by Donna Nelles (nee Herrington), Lorne Herrington, Donald Herrington, Helen Baxter (nee Herrington) and George Herrington. Mac is predeceased by his parents Ross and Mary Helen Herrington. Mac is survived by many nieces and nephews. Family and friends will be received on Monday, January 16th from 1:00-3:00 pm at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY 519-245-1023 with a Memorial Service to follow at 3:00p.m. Rev. Karen Nelles officiating. Donations to the Ronald McDonald House or the Strathroy Middlesex General Hospital Building Fund would be appreciated by the family. Donations and condolences may be left online at www.denning.ca .

 

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GRAHAM, David of Sarnia

Posted by on January 13, 2017

GRAHAM, David “Dave” – Age 64, suddenly passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 at his home. Dave will be missed by his wife Alice of 41 years. Beloved brother of Don Graham (Wyoming) and Sister Ann Graham (Sarnia). Survived by sister in-law Kelly Graham (Corunna). Predeceased by parents Bill and Mary Graham and Brothers Jim and John Graham. Dave worked in the Carpenters local 1256 Sarnia for 41 years. Dave loved to spend time at the horse track watching his and Alice horse’s race. He enjoyed fishing and taking his dog “Dutchess” on car rides.
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Monday, January 16, 2017 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 1:00pm from the Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Dresden Cemetery.
Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Charity of choice.

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