Peacefully, surrounded by her family at her home, Florance “Irene” Williams passed away on Sunday, January 18, 2015, at the age of 73. Beloved mother of Robert “Bob” (Monica) Williams, Cindy-Lou Elizabeth (Richard) Levert, Sherry-Lynn Williams (Syl Rail), and James Edward “Eddy” (Laura Jean) Williams. Cherished grandmother of Jaymie, Kyla, Kimber, Marie, Jodi, Kelly, Katelin, Ashley, and Leah. Treasured great-grandmother of Sierra. Fondly remembered by numerous nieces and nephews. Dearly missed by best friends Nancy Stewart and Claudette Landry. Predeceased by James Williams, and by her siblings Fred, Margaret, and John. Irene was an avid bingo player and volunteered with many charities in the community. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 22, 2015, at Smith Funeral Home. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice or the Sarnia & District Humane Society (cheques only at the funeral home please).

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