Articles By: JD Booth

Saunders, Jo Anne, (Oct. 1, 2014)

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(Note: Republished to note upcoming memorial service). It is with deep sadness that her family announces the passing of Jo Anne Saunders in the early hours of October 1, 2014, at Bluewater Health in Sarnia, Ontario. Predeceased by her dear husband Arthur Eugene Saunders (1988), she is survived by her sister Kae, her sons Gene, […]

Bennett, Ronald Arthur, (Oct. 28, 2014)

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BENNETT, Ronald Arthur - of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Tuesday, October 28th, 2014, in his 75th year. Husband and best friend of Judy (McQuade) Bennett. Devoted father of George Bennett of Orangeville, John Bennett and his wife Anna of Belleville and Michael, Patrick and Sarah Bennett and her […]

Causley, Geraldine Marilyn, (Oct. 27, 2014)

CAUSLEY, Geraldine Marilyn – Surrounded by family, at Bluewater Health on October 27, 2014, Geraldine Causley died at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Russell Causley. Loving mother of Gerald Causley & his wife Amelia, Texas, the late Carl Causley & his wife Lynn, St. Catherines, Patricia Scarrow & her husband Wayne, […]

Boyd, Gerald E., (Oct. 28, 2014)

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Passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Woodstock General Hospital. GERALD E. BOYD was from Petrolia. Gerry will be missed by his dear friend Norma Piggott, his children Judy (Scott) Oakley of Dearborn, Michigan, Wayne (Monica) Sandiland of Albany, New York, Ann (Ed Rey) Tuplin, Lynn (Judy Powell) Piggott, and Jim (Shrie) Piggott, […]

Taylor, Eunice, (Oct. 29, 2014)

After making the courageous decision to cease kidney dialysis, Eunice Taylor (Nana) spent her last days in the home she loved, surrounded by family and friends she cherished. Eunice took part in her Friday Night Dinners until her death on Wednesday, October 29, 2014. Eunice was past president and Life member of Theatre Sarnia. Always […]

Neal, Donald Walter, (Oct. 29, 2014)

Peacefully at his residence on Wednesday, October 29, 2014, Donald Walter Neal, age 62, of Sarnia. Dear brother of Robert C. Neal and his wife Trudy and Judy Poirier and her husband Sid. Uncle Don to Krista, Ryan, Damien, Brett, Andrea and great-uncle to Jacob, Ty, Chloe and Bella. Predeceased by his parents Charles and […]

Shand, George Robert Alexander, (Oct. 29, 2014)

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Peacefully at Trillium Villa Nursing Home, Sarnia, GEORGE ROBERT ALEXANDER SHAND, formerly of Wallaceburg, passed away on Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 at the age of 86. Loving husband of the late Donna Shand (nee Beveridge). Beloved father of Grace Scott (the late Gary Watson), George (Ann) Shand, the late Marilyn Shand (Menno Harder), and Juli […]

Sarnia Sting get ready to face Barrie Colts tonight, Sudbury and North Bay this weekend

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Following two games at home last weekend, the Sting hit the road this afternoon for a 3-game northern road trip this weekend. The team will play five consecutive road games before returning to the RBC Centre on November 14 due to the U17 World Hockey Challenge being held in Sarnia this year. The Sting will be without […]

Small fire at Imperial Oil extinguished

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A small fire in an electrical substation at Imperial Oil Wednesday had no impact on the overall operation of the site, says a company spokesperson. Jon Harding said the fire, which occurred at about 4:45 p.m., was extinguished quickly. An all-clear was issued at 5:18 p.m., with no injuries reported. Harding said there may be […]

Miller, Jason Douglas, (Oct. 27, 2014)

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Jason Douglas Miller, 37, of Sarnia passed away on October 27, 2014. Jason was born to Douglas and Andrea Miller on June 15, 1977 in Simcoe, ON. After settling in Sarnia, Jason attended St. Benedict’s Elementary School and St. Clair High School. He was always a hands-on guy and developed an interest in industrial painting. […]