Slaughter, Wylma Jeane of St. Thomas, passed away on Friday, August 17th, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, in her 84th year. Dearly loved mother of Lynda Knapp (late Walter), Gerridelaine Charron (Linton Sawyer), Jacqueline McFarland (Everett Chisholm), James Slaughter (Annie), Veronica Sjaarda (David), Angela Slaughter and Denise Slaughter (Peter Cookson). Predeceased by 2 daughters Martheanne Slaughter and Alice Charlyne Maher. Wylma was born in Stratford on April 19th, 1929, the daughter of the late Louis and Grace (Butler) Groat. Loved grandmother of Debra and dear sister of Eleanor. Sadly missed by a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren, great, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
A Private Memorial service to celebrate Wylma’s life will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. There will be no public visistation. Cremation has taken place. Remembrances may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Lung Association .