Peacefully at her home on Monday, February 27, 2012 Shirley Alma Hawryluk passed away at the age of 76. Beloved wife of the late Ewhenie J. Hawryluk (1987). Loving mother of Ewhenie (Henie) and Brenda, Stephen and Laurie, Gerald and Hollie, Ralph, Peter all of Sarnia and John and Jo-Anne of Pt. Edward.  Cherished grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 12. Dear sister of Margaret and Late (Arnold) Highland, Cletus and Joan Rich, Veronica and Late (John) Simpson, Stella and Mario Caico, Late George and Norma Rich and step-sister of Arnold LePotvin and his girlfriend Val Ross. Predeceased by her father Anthony Rich, mother Margaret LePotvin, step-father Carl LePotvin and her daughter Linda Rich (LePotvin). Family and friends will be received on Friday, March 2, 2012 from 11:00 am to 12 noon with a funeral service to immediately follow at 12 noon at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia with the interment to follow in Resurrection Cemetery. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to The Canadian Cancer Society, Heart & Stroke Foundation, Community of Living or Charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

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