Thompson;GraceThompson, Grace Marion, in her 101st year, of Petrolia, died at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia on Sunday, January 12, 2014.  Born in Rodney in 1913, the daughter of the late George and Christina Nelson.  Predeceased by her husbands John Thompson (1990), Frank Scarlett (1980), and her ex-husband J. C. Schleihauf (1952).  Also predeceased by her daughter Marilyn Jamieson (Schleihauf) in 1987, her brothers Harold (Margaret), Albert (Alberta), Cameron (Edith) and sister Gladys (Norm) Evans.  Survived by her son John C. (Jane) Schleihauf of Guelph, her grandchildren Ron (Jill) and Don Jamieson, Kristine (Don) Dew, Todd (Lynn), Bradley (Hisano), and David (Nicky) Schleihauf. Sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews, and great grandchildren.  Cremation has taken place.  Respecting her wishes there will be no funeral service.  Internment will take place at a later date at Hillsdale Cemetery, Petrolia where she will rest in peace between Frank and John.  Grace was a faithful member of St. Paul’s United Church Petrolia. Memories and condolences may be shared on-line at  As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the C.E.E. Hospital Foundation, Petrolia or charity of your choice.

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