Articles By: JD Booth

Morrison, Mae Ruth, (Oct. 1, 2014)

MAE RUTH MORRISON passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at C.E.E. Hospital, Petrolia, at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Ralph “Ted” Morrison (1992). Predeceased by her daughters Sharron Plaine (2004), and Sandra Jean Lindsay (2006). Loving grandmother of Joe Helps, Jason Plaine and his wife Kelly, Neena Lester and […]

Murphy, June Elaine, (Sept. 29, 2014)

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MURPHY, June Elaine – Peacefully at Vision Nursing Home, Sarnia on Monday September 29, 2014. June Elaine Murphy age 78 years of Corunna. Beloved wife of 59 years to Jim Murphy. Loving mother of Colleen Wearne (David) of Windsor, Lorrie Murphy of London, Neil Murphy (Joan) of Windsor and devoted guardian of Kathleen Creighton (Nick […]

Vadekar, Mohan, (Sept. 28, 2014)

Peacefully at Bluewater Health on Sunday, September 28, 2014, Mohan Vadekar passed away at the age of 83. Beloved wife of Rose. Loving father of Ashok of Ontario and Neal of Thailand. Cherished grandfather of Lucas of Australia. Cremation has taken place. At Mohan’s request, no visitation or service will be held. The family will […]

Stoner, Keith, (Sept. 27, 2014)

STONER, Keith – Keith Gordon Stoner, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at People Care Oakcrossing, London on Saturday September 27, 2014 in his 85th year. Born in Sarnia, son of the late Gordon and Ada (Marsh) Stoner. Beloved husband of Pamela (Moore) Stoner whom he married on June 2, 1956. Loving father […]

Babcock, Audrey L., (Sept. 29, 2014)

BABCOCK, Audrey L. – Peacefully on Monday, September 29, 2014, at Vision Nursing Home, Audrey L. Babcock passed away at the age of 86. Loving mother of Randy (Judy) Babcock, Rod (Marg) Babcock, and Chris (Ed) Running. Treasured grandmother (granny) of Jennifer (Rob), Angelia (Tony), Mike (Jennifer), Michelle, Trish (Trevor), Shara (Steve) and Tom (Dani). […]

Knight, Susan Gayle, (Sept. 27, 2014)

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Knight, Susan Gayle. On Saturday, September 27, 2014, The Lord welcomed His child Susan (Sue) Gayle Knight into His presence from the Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice, in Hamilton. Sue (nee Barnard) Knight of Caledonia, was in her 65th year. Beloved daughter of Doris and the late Lewis (Jr.) Barnard (2000), Sue is survived by her […]

DeJon, Clarence, (Sept. 30, 2014)

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At Bluewater Health on Tuesday, September 30, 2014, Clarence DeJong age 90 of Sarnia. Dear father of Arlene and her husband Reza Allahmoradi and their children David, Sarah and Katie and dear father of Debbie and her husband Gus Croteau and their children Jayla and Nicole. Predeceased by his wife Gertrude (1998) and son Ben […]

Local artist heading to Nfld. for one-month curator residency in February

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The Assistant Curator at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is being honoured with a prestigious curatorial residency. Darryn Doull is one of only two recipients of the inaugural Hnatyshyn Foundation – Fogo Island Art Young Curator Residency, a one-month residency at Fogo Island, Newfoundland in February 2015. During the residency, Doull will work […]

One Tomato ‘Souper’ Day returns this Friday in downtown Sarnia

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First Friday is just around the corner and now there’s another reason to head downtown on Friday, October 3: One Tomato Souper Day is back! The annual ‘souper’ giveaway was a big success in 2013, because of funding through the Sarnia branch of the Awesome Foundation and One Tomato’s many supportive friends here in Sarnia-Lambton. This […]

‘Earth, Fire and Water’ exhibition begins with ‘First Friday’ at Lawrence House

By N. LEONARD SEGALL Courtesy First Friday magazine “Earth, Fire and Water” is a retrospective exhibition of pottery by the late Dave Dunk – earth exposed to fire in the kiln becomes pottery – together with recent water based media paintings by his friends Mary Abma and Pam Turner-Wong, opening First Friday at the Lawrence House Centre for the […]